BA in Biblical Studies – Ministry

The Ministry track is designed to prepare students to be effective expositors and communicators of the word of God, especially from the pulpit.

Course Semester Hours
Core Curriculum (contains 12 hours of Bible)   44 hours
Bible Requirements for the Ministry Track 57 hours
Common Bible Requirements (all Biblical Studies Tracks)  24 hours
BI 2309 Orientation to Biblical Studies
BI 3319 Biblical Interpretation
BI 3325 Survey of Church History
BI 3342 Preparing and Delivering Bible Lessons
BI 3370 Practical Evangelism and Missions
BI 4310 The Restoration Movement in America
BI 4318 Critical Issues of the Bible
BI 4391 Biblical Studies and Christian Ministry
Ministry Major Requirements   15 hours
BI 2322 The Preacher and His Work
BI 2331 Local Church Leadership
BI 3356 Expository Preaching
BI 4342 Advanced Preaching
BI 4332 Church Work Practicum
Textual Requirements  12 hours
Language Requirements 6 hours
BI 1301 & 1302 Elementary New Testament Greek I & II OR
BI 3301 & 3302 Elementary Biblical Hebrew I & II OR
SP 1301 & 1302 Spanish I & II
General Electives
21 hours
Total Hours Required for Graduation
122 hours

UPPER LEVEL COURSES: At least 42 of the hours required in Bible must be taken from upper level courses. Textual hours must also be taken from upper level courses.