Are you ready for the challenge?
As a biblical studies major, you will choose a concentration that allows you to develop specialized skills and knowledge as you pursue your calling. Complete the form to learn more.
B.A. in Bible and Ministry
These are the important details you will need to keep in mind as you prepare your application and degree plan.
University Hours: 56
Major Hours: 51 (Choice of 4 tracks)
Total Required: 128 credit hours*
*Based on track selection
- Teaching and Learning for Spiritual Formation
- New Testament Greek for Beginners I & II
- Gospel in a Multicultural World
- Ministry in Context
Bible, Missions and Ministry
Early Application Deadline
We offer four distinct tracks of study within this major:
- The biblical text concentration is designed for students who have a passion for the language, message and historical context of the Bible. This biblical studies degree is an ideal option for those looking to preach or pursue graduate studies.
- The Christian ministry concentration prepares students to minister in a variety of church settings.
- The missions concentration develops missionaries who heed Christ’s call to “go into all the world” by pursuing ministry in another culture.
- Students who choose the biblical languages concentration will study the Hebrew and Greek languages.
All four concentrations are challenging and rewarding programs designed to meet your goals as a future minister, missionary or scholar.
Beyond Your Degree
Clubs and Activities
Ministry is a hands-on career, and during your time at ACU, you will gain practical experience through co-curriculars, clubs and events such as:
- Service work
- Student Action Leadership Team (SALT)
- Fellowship of Christian Athletes
- Ministry director
- Youth minister