Major Requirements

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B.A. Degree

In addition to the General Education requirements, the Biblical Studies major requires 58 semester hours of core courses as follows:

  • 22 semester hours (approx. 7 courses) of specific liberal arts courses (History, Philosophy, Theology, Communication, Literature)
  • 24 semester hours (8 courses) of Bible (BIB)
  • 3 semester hours (1 course) in Theology (THE)
  • 9 semester hours (3 courses) in Biblical Languages (Greek/Hebrew)

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