The Bachelor of Arts in Christian Studies degree is designed to prepare you for full-time or part-time vocational Christian ministry in any form (i.e., to be pastors, ministers of education, ministers of youth, Christian counselors, missionaries, etc.) or to learn more about your faith so that you can serve the Lord in whatever call he might have for your life.

The degree program emphasizes a broad general education foundation followed with classes in biblical studies, biblical languages, theology, and practical ministry. You should expect a rigorous academic environment in which you can mature in your discipleship and scholarship. Upon completion of this degree, you will be prepared to serve in whatever role God has called you to serve or to continue your education in a graduate program or at a seminary.

Common Areas of Study

  • Hermeneutics
  • Old Testament Studies
  • New Testament Studies
  • History of Christianity
  • Apologetics
  • World Religions
  • Biblical Exposition