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Biblical Studies Master's Degree, M.A.

The ability to know what you believe and why you believe it is crucial to the life of the committed Christian. CCU's Master of Arts in Biblical Studies online program will provide you with a strong academic foundation for living out your faith in any setting.

At CCU, we believe that rigorous study of biblical principles will strengthen and develop an active knowledge of Christ and God's Word, which will then equip you to think biblically about a wide variety of real-world topics.

Program Focus

Biblical interpretation, theology, biblical exegesis, and spiritual formation

Offered through our College of Adult and Graduate Studies, the online M.A. in Biblical Studies will provide academic training and practical leadership skills for those who have diverse callings and are interested in an integrative biblical studies education grounded in the truth of the Scriptures. A higher education master's degree program like CCU's dives deeper into the Old and New Testaments and equips you with the knowledge to live life from a Christian worldview.

What is the difference between biblical studies and Christian theology?

While many people use the terms Bible and Theology synonymously, they are actually quite different. Our Biblical Studies vs. Theology comparison highlights the differences between them. This can help you determine whether CCU's M.A. in Biblical Studies or M.A. in Theological Studies can best meet your educational goals.

Training leaders for service and Christian ministry opportunities

The M.A. in Biblical Studies is designed primarily for lay leaders who desire training to better serve within their church, parachurch organization, or other ministry setting. The online master's degree curriculum will provide you with the knowledge and skills necessary to systematize and apply biblical truth to the intellectual issues confronting the church and the surrounding culture.

Flexible options for adult students

The Biblical Studies master's degree is offered as an online degree. You can complete the online Biblical Studies degree in as little as two years of full-time study, or you can take up to four years to graduate.

In the M.A. in Biblical Studies program, you'll enjoy small classes with other working adults who bring the richness of diverse backgrounds to discussions, adding dimension to the program. Throughout the program, you'll be mentored by qualified professors with strong academic credentials and significant experience in their respective fields, including biblical languages, theology, hermeneutics, and church history.

Earn a master of arts degree in biblical studies online. For more information, fill out the Request Info form on this page or contact one of our Enrollment Counselors at 303-963-3311 today.

State Exclusions for Online Students

Colorado Christian University is required by the U.S. Department of Education to be in compliance with state laws regarding where we can offer distance and/or online education. The College of Adult and Graduate Studies at Colorado Christian University offers courses to online students in all states with some exceptions for specific academic programs.

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