Biblical Studies

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Level of Study
Degree Type
Bachelor of Science (B.S.)
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
at a Glance

The biblical studies program is designed to train students to read the Bible well, equipping them with the tools needed for faithful interpretation of scripture and guiding them in textual studies of the Old and New Testaments and historical theological issues.

What can you do with a degree in biblical studies?

Students in the program  will be exposed to diverse and highly-qualified faculty, while engaging in deep study of the scriptures. They will be well-trained for nuanced and thoughtful engagement with other viewpoints. Many biblical studies graduates continue on into academia and successful church and parachurch leadership.

Why Study Biblical Studies at Point?

Program & Course Information

This program is designed to give students a deep dive into the story of scripture. It is purposefully designed to guide students into more complex interpretative issues and prepare them to train others in their congregations, classrooms or other places of ministry. Students who pursue the B.A. degree will also be trained in ancient biblical languages.

This program is designed to give students a deep dive into the story of scripture. It is purposefully designed to guide students into more complex interpretative issues and prepare them to train others in their congregations, classrooms or other places of ministry. Students who pursue the B.A. degree will also be trained in ancient biblical languages.

This program is designed to give students a deep dive into the story of scripture. It is purposefully designed to guide students into more complex interpretative issues and prepare them to train others in their congregations, classrooms or other places of ministry. The program also offers an honors track for students interested in pursuing further graduate study.

Program Faculty

Dean of the College of Biblical Studies and Ministry and Professor of New Testament
Dean of the College of Biblical Studies and Ministry and Professor of New Testament

Josh Beam '23

“Taking Greek IV was the most rewarding part of my undergraduate degree. Point has given me the tools and experience I need to be a better biblical thinker when it comes to my ministry.”

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Career Opportunities

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Graduates of the biblical studies program can pursue further education or begin a career in a ministry-related field, in roles including:

  • Ordained, full-time ministry (preaching, children's, youth)
  • Mission work
  • Campus ministry
  • College professor (Old Testament, New Testament, Theology)

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