Associate of Arts in Biblical Studies
This degree offers strong foundational preparation for any of the four bachelor’s degrees in ministry at Nyack College. It also offers strong liberal arts preparation for the transition to a four-year degree program at any academic institution. Additionally, this degree program offers preliminary training in biblical preaching and teaching.
Nyack offers advanced courses in biblical study that are taught by world class scholars who have a heart for the ministry of the local Christian church.
You will take one survey and one advanced course in the Old Testament as well as one survey and one advanced course in the New Testament. You will also take one course in hermeneutics, the science of biblical interpretation, and one course in the history of theology.
This degree program provides strong liberal arts preparation for a bachelor’s degree as well as preliminary preparation for church work (e.g., preaching and teaching).
Graduates of this Biblical Studies program smoothly transition to the ministerial bachelor’s degrees at Nyack College.