Bachelor of Science in Religion — Biblical and Theological Studies

Religion and Theological studies

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Liberty University’s Bachelor of Science in Religion — Biblical and Theological Studies program provides understanding of the fundamentals of the Bible, Christianity, Christian theology, and the Christian church. Courses include surveys of the Old and New Testament and systematic theology. Additionally, through this online religion degree students will gain a rich understanding of the origin and contents of the Bible, and will grasp its importance to the Christian faith.

Graduates of this program are fully prepared for a wide range of church ministry positions, as well as advanced studies at the graduate or divinity level through a number of online master's degree programs that Liberty offers.

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Quick Facts

Credit Hours

  • 120 total hours
  • 30 hours must be taken through Liberty
  • 50 percent (18 hours) of major must be taken through Liberty
  • 30 hours of upper-level course are a required part of the 120 total hours

Potential Career Fields

  • Chaplaincy
  • Clergy
  • Communications
  • Education
  • Local Church
  • Local Ministries
  • Missions
  • Religious Communities
  • Social Services

Recommended Minors

  • Biblical Studies
  • Christian Counseling
  • Church Ministries

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