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Bachelor of Arts in Biblical Studies

 

Utilize up to eighty Hours of previous education/life experience. 

DEGREE PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS:

Requirement

Courses/Hours

Explanation

Total Courses

8 courses/40 hours

Core Courses & Electives

Core Courses

Minimum 4

Authorized Textbooks

Elective Courses

Maximum 4

Elective  Page or No Travel Seminar Tab

No Travel Seminars

Maximum 5

(1 core)

No Travel Seminar Tab


TUITION - $2,195.00

Automatic Monthly Payment Program:  $200 down and $100 a month for a total of $2,195.00.

  Up Front Payment Program: $300 reduction for a total of $1,895.00 paid at enrollment.  

Tuition does not include textbooks. Please purchase them at your favorite book dealer or www.Amazon.com.     

ABOUT THIS DEGREE PROGRAM:  The purpose of the Bachelor of Arts in Biblical Studies degree program is to give students the overall basic understanding of the Old and New Testaments.  The program consists of eight courses which are the equivalent of forty hours of study. Texts must be selected from the list of Authorized Textbooks provided below.  Although all textbooks may be ordered simultaneously, assignments must be submitted one at a time.  Once a textbook is read, a 10 to 20 page paper describing what was read must be submitted for grading.    A four to six page paper is required for each No Travel Seminar.  We are simply asking students for a summary of the material. Review the How to Submit Your Work tab concerning submission of assignments.

SPECIFIC DEGREE PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS:  The Bachelor of Arts in Biblical Studies degree program requires a total of 120 hours.  This is comprised of eight courses (40 hours) and life, ministry, education, military and work experience (80 hours).   Four of the eight required courses, must be core courses chosen from the list of Authorized Textbooks provided below.  Up to four of the eight required courses may be electives.  Electives may be chosen from the Electives Page or the No Travel Seminar tab.    No Travel Seminars are optional.  A maximum of five No Travel Seminars may be utilized for this program. 

Courses/Textbooks may not be utilized for more than one degree program.

 

AUTHORIZED TEXTBOOKS:

BS 300 Encountering the Old Testament: A Christian Survey (Encountering Biblical Studies)by Bill T. Arnold(Hardcover- May 1, 2008)OR Encountering the Old Testament: A Christian Survey (Encountering Biblical Studies) 2nd (second) editionby Bill T. Arnold(Hardcover– 2009)

BS 320 A Survey of Old Testament Introductionby Gleason Leonard Archer(Hardcover- Oct 1, 2007)

BS 340 30 Days to Understanding the Bibleby Max E. Anders(Paperback- Mar 29, 2011) OR30 Days to Understanding the Bible in 15 Minutes a Day: Expanded Editionby Max Anders (Paperback- Aug 15, 1998)

BS 360 The Bible from Scratch: The New Testament for Beginnersby Donald L. Griggs(Paperback- Mar 31, 2003)

BS 380 Encountering the New Testament: A Historical and Theological Survey (Encountering Biblical Studies)by Walter A. Elwell(Hardcover- Mar 1, 2005)

BS 400 Bible Jesus Read Participant's Guide, Theby Philip Yancey(Paperback- Jun 1, 2002)

BS 420 Who Wrote the Bible?by Richard Elliott Friedman(Paperback- Jan 1, 1987)

BS 440 The Secret Teachings of Jesus: Four Gnostic Gospelsby Marvin Meyer(Paperback- May 12, 1986)

BS 460 Introducing the New Testamentby John William Drane(Paperback- Dec 15, 2010)

BS 480 The Epistle to the Romans (Pillar New Testament Commentary)by Leon Morris(Hardcover- Feb 5, 1988)

BS 500 Review of Mormonisn -  Deception By Design: The Mormon Story by Allen F. Harrod (November 8, 2011)

BS 820  Ministry Studies Practical Survey - Minister's Guidebook, Insights from a fellow Minister by Dr. Glenn W. Mollette CLICK HERE OR GO TO AMAZON.COM TO  PURCHASEAUTHORIZED TEXTBOOKS:

 
 




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