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Biblical Studies

Develop your spiritual gifts, strengthen your faith and grow your knowledge of Christian truths.

Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science in Biblical Studies

The Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science Biblical Studies degrees equip students to master the content of the Bible and its interpretation, as well as learn how to apply its message of the Kingdom of God to the world we live in. Our aim is to teach students to develop a “holy curiosity” for the study of Scripture and its applications, while encouraging the life-long the practice of their theology in their own lives and communities. Our program provides students the necessary tools to develop a theological imagination and practice for living in the world today.

With either the bachelor of arts or science, the student chooses a specialized minor in Children’s Ministry, Christian Ministry, Intercultural Missions, Preaching Ministry, Seminary Preparation, or Youth and Family Ministry.

In conjunction with the Department of Humanities, the bachelor of arts degree in Biblical Studies is also offered with dual majors in Humanities or English.

Program Highlights


  1. Demonstrate an awareness of critical introduction and historical background necessary to a proper understanding of the Old and New Testaments.
  2. Perform the practical functions of a servant-leader in a specialized area, and develop dispositions for biblical leadership and action in today’s culture.
  3. Understand and apply New Testament concepts of church and ministry.

Curriculum

The Biblical Studies program’s comprehensive curriculum is designed to help you develop foundational knowledge in Biblical Studies. Listed below are some of the courses offered to students:

  • Drama of Scripture
  • Biblical Interpretation
  • Theological Foundations for the Christian Life
  • Christ, Culture, and Career
  • Practice of Spiritual Formation

View Complete List of Courses for BA with minor

View Complete List of Courses for BS with minor

 

Career Opportunities

Point’s bachelor degrees in Biblical studies will equip you with the knowledge and tools to launch successful careers across a wide range of industries in roles such as:

  • Full-time ministers
  • Missionaries
  • Chaplains
  • Bible teachers in Christian secondary schools

Point alumni are engaged in ministries throughout the country and the world, as preaching ministers, missionaries, youth ministers, evangelists, prison ministers, chaplains, college professors and administrators, campus ministers, pastoral counselors, Christian camp directors, church administrators, parachurch organization leaders, children’s home workers, church planting ministers, inner-city ministers and educational ministers working with children, youth, singles, adults and families.

Why Point?

  • FAITH BASED

    Your faith will be strengthened with courses taught from a biblical worldview—from business to biblical studies, math to ministry

  • SUPPORTIVE

    Point provides mentoring programs with faculty, alumni and local business professionals tailored to your personal and professional goals.

  • SMALL CLASS SIZE

    Our 18-to-1 student to professor ratio provides a small class size where you’re not just a student – you’re family.

Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science in Biblical Studies and Preaching Ministry

The Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science Biblical Studies and Preaching Ministry (dual-major) degrees equip students to master the content of the Bible and its interpretation, as well as learn how to apply its message of the Kingdom of God to the world we live in. Our aim is to teach students to develop a “holy curiosity” for the study of Scripture and its applications, while encouraging the lifelong practice of their theology in their own lives and communities. Our program provides students the necessary tools to develop a theological imagination and practice for living in the world today.

Program Highlights


  1. Apply doctrinal and theological themes of the Old and New Testaments to current life issues through preaching.
  2. Plan, prepare, and deliver biblically and theologically sound sermons of a variety of forms.
  3. Lead and serve in order to facilitate purposeful, growing, and healthy congregational life.

Curriculum

The Biblical Studies and Preaching program’s comprehensive curriculum is designed to help you develop foundational knowledge in Biblical studies and preaching. Listed below are some of the courses offered to students:

  • Biblical Interpretation
  • Pastoral Counseling
  • Expository Preaching
  • Worship Leadership
  • Preaching Ministry Internship

View Complete List of Courses for BA with preaching ministry major

View Complete List of Courses for BS with preaching ministry major

Career Opportunities

Point’s bachelor degrees in Biblical studies and preaching ministry will equip you with the knowledge and tools to launch successful careers across a wide range of industries in roles such as:

  • Full-time ministers
  • Missionaries
  • Chaplains
  • Bible teachers in Christian secondary schools

Point alumni are engaged in ministries throughout the country and the world, as preaching ministers, missionaries, youth ministers, evangelists, prison ministers, chaplains, college professors and administrators, campus ministers, pastoral counselors, Christian camp directors, church administrators, parachurch organization leaders, children’s home workers, church planting ministers, inner-city ministers and educational ministers working with children, youth, singles, adults and families.

Why Point?

  • FAITH BASED

    Your faith will be strengthened with courses taught from a biblical worldview—from business to biblical studies, math to ministry.

  • SUPPORTIVE

    Point provides mentoring programs with faculty, alumni and local business professionals tailored to your personal and professional goals.

  • SMALL CLASS SIZE

    Our 18-to-1 student to professor ratio provides a small class size where you’re not just a student – you’re family.

Contact Information

admissions@point.edu
706.385.1000
855.37.POINT
Office Hours: 8am–5pm

Mailing Address

Point University
Attn: Enrollment
507 West 10th Street
West Point, GA 31833