Bachelor of Science in Biblical and Educational Studies - Biblical and Theological Studies Online Degree Program

Bachelor of Science in Biblical and Educational Studies - Biblical and Theological Studies Online Degree Program

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Liberty’s Bachelor’s Degree in Biblical and Educational Studies Gives Students Powerful Insight

Liberty University’s Bachelor of Science in Biblical and Educational Studies - Biblical and Theological Studies is offered as a 100% online degree program. Our biblical and educational studies degree is designed to equip students to meet the growing need for theologically trained teachers who will impact the Christian education system.

As a Christian college, Liberty University is continuously striving for further advancements in the area of education in biblically focused programs. In our Bachelor of Science in Biblical and Educational Studies - Biblical and Theological Studies, students will be provided with in-depth studies of the Bible. This is achieved through courses which focus on the Christian Church and principles of education. Students will be immersed in a curriculum that teaches key principles in education and a theological interpretation of the Bible to help them understand the Old and New Testaments.

Why Liberty's Online Biblical and Theological Studies Degree?

Many students choose Liberty’s online college degree programs because of our affordability, flexibility, and low tuition as a nonprofit university, and our prestigious accreditation through the Southern Association Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC). Additionally, the Bachelor of Science in Biblical and Educational Studies is recognized by the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI). Upon graduation, students will be eligible for an ACSI certificate that will enable them to teach in most Christian schools. This option can fast-track a student’s ability to teach sooner at many private schools, and they can seek a public school teaching licensure after earning their bachelor’s degree by applying for and completing our online Master of Arts in Teaching program.  

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Highlights of Our Biblical and Educational Studies Program

  • Students will have access to a plethora of resources and materials found through Liberty's search portal while pursuing a Biblical Education Studies degree in Biblical and Theological Studies.
  • Students are eligible to obtain a teaching certificate from the ACSI.
  • Students will be equipped with both theoretical and practical knowledge for real-world application.
  • The opportunity to transfer up to 75% of the required hours under this biblical educational studies degree is available for students with previous credit.

Benefits of Choosing Liberty University for the B.S. in Biblical and Educational Studies Degree

  • Tuition for our online biblical education studies degree has not increased in three straight years. While many schools who offer an online education studies degree have raised tuition, Liberty has been able to keep costs low as a non-profit university. 
  • By earning your Bachelor of Science in Biblical and Educational Studies - Biblical and Theological Studies from a non-profit university whose online programs ranked in the top five of more than 2,100 online colleges and universities for academic quality, affordability, and accessibility, you will be set apart from others.
  • Liberty graduates are often are sought after by prestigious companies for their integrity, personal discipline, and versatility.

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Military Benefits

Are you a service member, veteran, military spouse, or Department of Defense employee? We are proud to support you in your pursuit of online education by offering the following benefits: 

  • Tuition discounts - $250 for undergraduate (per credit hour)
    • Additional discount for veterans who serve in a civilian capacity as an Emergency Responder (less than $565 per course).
  • Book Vouchers (Up to $400 per semester for undergraduate only)
  • College credit for military training.

Biblical and Theological Studies Program Format

  • 100% Online
  • 120 total hours
  • 30 hours must be taken through Liberty.
  • Up to 90 hours may be transferred in.
  • Eight-week courses, eight different start dates each year, and no set login times.

Recommended Minors for our B.S. in Biblical and Educational Studies Program

Degree Information and Requirements


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Potential Biblical Studies Career Options

  • Elementary School Teacher
  • Middle School Teacher
  • High School Teacher
  • Tutor
  • Educational Ministries Director