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Crown College 2016-2017 Catalog 
    
Crown College 2016-2017 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Biblical and Theological Studies Major (B.A.)


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The Biblical and Theological Studies major blends a biblical and theological foundation with a flexibility of electives.

Program Requirements


Christian Studies Core


I. Christian Studies - 24 Credits


General Education Core


II. General Education - 40 Credits


Major Core


III. Biblical and Theological Studies Major - 46 Credits


IV. Electives or Minor - 15 Credits *


At least 30% of this degree, or a minimum of 38 credits, must be at the upper (300-400) level.

* Some courses from the Christian Studies Core and Major Core can be used to fulfill requirements in the General Education Core. By doing that the number of electives needed would increase so that the minimum of 125 credits is reached.

Total - 125 Credits


1 Select humanities electives from COM, ENG, ESL, FAR, HIS, HUM, LAN, MUS, PHI, or PRC.

2 Select social science electives from ANT, CSJ, ECO, ESL, GEO, HIS, POL, PSY, or SOC.

3 Fine arts courses include music, art, drama, and dance. COM 328  also qualifies as a fine arts elective. (Only three credits of music organizations and/or lessons can be counted toward humanities/fine arts requirements.)

4 BIB 342X - Biblical Perspectives of Worship  may not be used to satisfy this requirement.

5 Department students planning on C&MA ministry should take THE 349  as a BIB/THE elective. Students in this department should not take BIB 210  as a BIB/THE elective.

Four-Year Suggested Program for the Biblical and Theological Studies Major


Freshman Year


Fall Semester - 16 Credits


Spring Semester - 16 Credits


Sophomore Year


Fall Semester - 16 Credits


Spring Semester - 17 Credits


Departmental Acceptance


Students apply for departmental acceptance during their sophomore year spring semester or their junior year fall semester. A minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA and completion of half of the Christian Service requirements are required for departmental admission in the Biblical and Theological Studies major.

Junior Year


Spring Semester - 15 Credits


  • BIB 330 - Galatians 3 Credits
  • BIB - Old Testament Elective (300-400 level) 3 Credits 4
  • BIB/THE - Bible or Theology Elective 3 Credits
  • Humanities Elective 3 Credits 1*
  • Social Science Elective 3 Credits 2*

Senior Year


Fall Semester - 15 Credits


Spring Semester - 15 Credits


  • BIB - Old Testament Elective (300-400 level) 3 Credits 4
  • BIB/THE - Bible or Theology Elective (300-400 level) 3 Credits 5
  • HIS - History Requirement (HIS 332 , HIS 333 , or HIS 334 ) 3 Credits
  • THE 444 - Senior Seminar 3 Credits
  • Minor/Elective 3 Credits

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