Biblical Studies focuses on the bible and its content related to religion, philosophy, and various religious programmes. The students are given in-depth knowledge about the various theories of the religion, reasons why various religious movements took place and other such details.
The features of biblical studies are:
Understand the Christian history.
Get to know about the philosophies of the religion.
Understand the life and teachings of Christ.
The course offers various degrees and different specializations:
An Associate's Degree in Biblical Studies gives students the foundation in various social services, spiritual development and the importance of serving God. The completion of this degree takes about two years. You are eligible to enroll in this degree after completing high school graduation.
A Bachelor's Degree in Biblical Studies helps the students understand the various historical movements in Christianity, the different theories related to the religion, understanding the biblical texts and language. The time taken to complete this degree is about four years.
A Master's Degree in Biblical Studies focuses on interpreting the Bible, theology, biblical exegesis, and spiritual formation. A full-time programme can take about two years to complete or it can also take up to four years to graduate.
A Doctorate Degree in Biblical Studies focuses on biblical archeology, ethics, linguistics, and in-depth study about the old and new testament. The time is taken to complete this degree is four-five years. It is a research-based degree.
The various specializations available in this course are Ministerial leadership, Children or youth ministry, Christian studies, Theological studies and Master of divinity.
The various job opportunities available after the completion of this course are the clergy member, ministry director, missionaries, jobs in pastoral associations and as religious educators.
The average wage is about $48,206. The total population in the workforce is about 298,309 people and it is increasing at a rate of 7.8%.
After the completion of this degree students understand the religion and the historical events that took place in the religion. They get prepared to take up positions in missionaries and pastoral homes which are considered of high value in Christianity.
Institution Type: Private For-Profit
Theology Accreditation: Know More
Avg Credits: 31
Avg Tuition: $ 10,075
Specializations Offered: Biblical Studies
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