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Certificate in Biblical Studies

The Certificate in Biblical Studies is a one-year program designed to provide the student with a basic understanding of the Bible.

 

PROGRAM DIRECTOR

Dr. Steven Sanchez


Program Outcomes

The student will:

  1. evidence basic knowledge of the content of the Bible.
  2. evidence basic understanding of Christian theology and the Christian worldview that results.
  3. evidence basic ability to study the Bible independently.
  4. evidence a worldview that is distinctly Christian.
  5. evidence growth in Christian character and lifestyle.

Certificate Requirements

  1. Complete a minimum of 32 semester credit hours
  2. A 2.0 cumulative grade point average and a passing grade in all required courses
  3. A minimum of 16 semester credit hours must be earned at Emmaus.
  4. Complete the general graduation requirements listed in the Academic Life section of the catalog.
  5. Meet course requirements in the following areas:
    • Old Testament Survey 1 (BT 102)
    • Old Testament Survey 2 (BT 104)
    • New Testament Survey (BT 106)
    • Christian Life and Bible Study Methods (BT 110)
    • Survey of Doctrine (BT 151)
    • Introduction to Philosophy: Christian Worldview (PH 106)
    • English Composition (ENG 101)
    • Electives
    • Transitions Seminar (IAS 101)
    • Servant Leader Training (IAS 102/103)
    • Chapel Attendance (IAS 104/105)

Award:  Certificate in Biblical Studies