Certificate in Bible and Theology

The Certificate in Bible and Theology equips students to study Scripture and understand Christian theology. Students will graduate from the program with a deep, historic grasp of the Christian faith and the ability to go beyond the surface when interpreting the Bible.

This Certificate is for anyone who wants to have a deep understanding of the Bible and Christian theology. A part-time student can complete the Certificate in 4 semesters.

The entire program can be completed online, allowing you to participate in the program from anywhere in the world! All credits earned in the Certificate can be applied towards a Master of Arts or Master of Divinity degree at WBS.

Required Classes

The Certificate in Bible and Theology contains 8 courses, totaling 24 credits, which cover the foundations of Christian theology and biblical interpretation, and tools for discipling others.

Spiritual Formation
DS 505Discipleship and Spiritual Formation 3
Theological Studies Concentration
HT 520History of Christian Thought 3
ST 604Christ, Revelation, God, and Humanity3
ST 605Salvation, Holy Spirit, Church, and Last Things3
PH 610Moral Theology and the Gospel3
Biblical Studies Concentration
BT 500The Bible's Authority and Interpretation3
NT 531The Gospels Inductive Bible Study Course3
OT 620-623Old Testament Inductive Bible Course3

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