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Online Accredited Seminary Program

Biblical Studies Certificate (BSC)

 


The certificate program at Grace School of Theology is designed for the Christian layperson who desires a flexible and less demanding course of study that will provide a general knowledge of the Bible and basic hermeneutical skills.

This certificate is ideal for those volunteering in the local church or other ministries who want to be further equipped but do not wish to enter a formal undergraduate level degree program at this time. 

Credit Hours

AREA OF STUDY CREDIT HOURS
Foundational Core 12 credit hours
Bible Exposition 6 credit hours
Systematic Theology 6 credit hours
Ministry Skills 2 credit hours
Electives (must be Ministry Skills courses) 4 credit hours
TOTAL CREDIT HOURS 30 CREDIT HOURS

 

Nine (9) credit hours of this program are transferrable from another accredited institution.



Download our Undergraduate Program Guide for the full breakdown of courses and more information.

 

Developing spiritual leaders in every nation who can teach others about the love of Christ, a love that cannot be earned and cannot be lost.

 

In a world where people often say “truth is relative,” GRACE holds fast to the absolute truth of God’s Word. We are passionate about engaging the next generation of ministry leaders with teaching centered on free grace and clear truth. Our teaching is grounded in a plain, normal, and literal interpretation of the Bible, so you can rest assured that His truth and His truth alone will provide the compass for your theological education.

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WE'RE ATTAINABLE, SO YOU CAN BE AVAILABLE

 

We want you to learn where you live so you can serve where you are.

We know you’re already in the trenches doing ministry, and we don’t want you to put that kingdom work on hold. We want you to learn where you live so you can serve where you are. And we believe it’s actually important for you to have a life along the way, so we’ve created a program timeline that you can pursue at a manageable pace.

ACCESSIBLE ONLINE, ANYTIME

 

Using the best technology available today, we’ve taken the online learning experience to a whole new level, giving you the freedom to learn at home or anywhere there is an internet connection. You can stream classes live or view a class lecture later at your convenience. No matter where you are, we're just a click away.


 

EVERY STUDENT IS AN ETERNAL INVESTMENT

 

We value stewardship, and we work hard to ensure that the investment you make in your education yields the highest return at the lowest possible cost. Due to the generous support of our ministry partners, approximately 90% of each student’s education is subsidized by the gifts of God’s people, allowing us to offer quality theological education with a tuition rate that is 60% less than the seminary average.


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