Students who complete a minor in biblical studies should be able to:

  • Articulate some personal theological convictions by integrating scriptural interpretation and critical thinking. (Theological Integration)
  • Articulate biblical texts in their historical, grammatical, and theological context and interpret the Scriptures accurately by applying linguistic, historical, theological, and philosophical methods. (Biblical Interpretation)
  • Develop a Christian worldview that describes how biblical truths apply to contemporary settings in order to be culturally relevant. (Biblical Application)

Minor in Biblical Studies *

BI 290Interpreting and Teaching the Bible3
BRS 305Theology I: The God of the Gospel3
BRS 306Theology II: The Gospel of God3
Biblical and theological studies electives9
Total Hours18

*Assumes general education Bible course requirements are met