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Biblical Studies, B.A.

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  • 48 months
Dallas, TX, United States
The program of study for a major in Biblical Studies is designed to prepare students for further seminary or university studies, or for a lifetime of study and service without further formal training. The Mary C. Crowley College of Christian Faith encourages on-the-job training for Biblical Studies majors in cooperation with local churches, hospitals, missions, and other religious institutions.
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  • To equip the student with the ability to articulate a general knowledge of the Old Testament and New Testament.
  • To provide a foundation of high quality academic training for ministry, equipping students to serve as pastors, teachers, missionaries, and in other positions of Christian leadership.
  • To provide the academic foundation that will enable DBU graduates to be accepted in and graduate from graduate theological programs.
  • To enable the student to ponder the ultimate questions of life; to develop a strong, maturing, distinctively evangelical faith; and to present an apologetic to competing views.
  • To lay a Biblical foundation for the student's task of integrating faith and learning.
  • To integrate the Biblical studies discipline with God's truth wherever it is found.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Developing A Christian Mind
  • Spiritual Formation for Christian Minist' 
  • Introduction to Philosophy 
  • Philosophy of Religion 
  • Christian Doctrine 
  • Principles of Biblical Interpretation 
  • Practicum in Religion (S-L) 
  • History of Christianity 

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Tuition Fee

  • International

    929 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 929 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    929 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 929 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Dallas

  • 1140 - 1930 USD/month
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