Major in Bible/Theology

The Bible/Theology major is the biblical component of every double major or cooperative, dual-degree program at Emmaus Bible College. It cannot be completed as a stand-alone program. See the planners for double-majors or cooperative programs for additional information.

Program Director: Raju D. Kunjummen

Program Outcomes

The student will evidence:

  1. Knowledge of the content of the Bible.
  2. Understanding of major Christian doctrines and their biblical foundations.
  3. Ability to correctly interpret and appropriately apply Biblical teaching.
  4. Commitment to growth in Christian character and lifestyle.
  5. Skill in written and oral communication of biblical teaching.
Bible/Theology Major Requirements
  • Bible/Theology (33-39 credits)
    • Old Testament Survey 1 (BT 102)
    • Old Testament Survey 2 (BT 104)
    • New Testament Survey (BT 106)
    • Christian Life & Worldview (BT 111)
    • Introduction to Biblical Interpretation (BT 120)
    • Survey of Doctrine (BT 151)
    • Biblical Hermeneutics (BT 220)
    • Theology: God, Creation, and Sin (BT 221)
    • Theology: Christ, Holy Spirit, and Salvation (BT 321)
    • Theology: The Church and Final Things (BT 331)
    • Bible Book Study
    • Bible/Theology Elective+
    • Biblical Theology Elective+
    • Chapel (CCS 110)
    • Servant Leader Training (CCS 120)
  • Educational Ministries (3 credits)
    • Teaching Bible* (EM 321) or Homiletics 1* (BT 322)
  • Intercultural Studies (3 credits)
    • Missions and Evangelism 1* (ICS 104)

*meets Bible-Related requirement
+Not required for double-major programs in nursing and teacher education

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