Certificate in Biblical Studies (Online)
This certificate can be completed entirely online within 24 months or sooner. Students may shorten the period of certificate completion by attending scheduled on-campus courses.
The Graduate Certificate in Biblical Studies (18 credit hours) is intended for lay-people interested in Bible and Theology, for people interested in a seminary degree who want to begin online, and for those involved in ministry who wish to increase their knowledge of the Bible and Theology.
- BI5102L Reading the Church’s Bible (3 credit hrs)
- TS5201L Theological Foundations (3 credit hrs)
- Any four Biblical or Theological Studies courses (12 credit hrs)
Coursework successfully completed for the Graduate Certificate in Biblical Studies may be transferable to other Providence Seminary degree programs (applicant must meet degree program entrance qualifications).
Acceptance into the Graduate Certificate in Biblical Studies program will be evaluated on case-by-case basis. Although a recognized undergraduate degree is preferred, admission as a mature student without an undergraduate degree will be considered. In such instances, previous post-secondary education, employment and/or ministry experience may be taken into account.
Mature Students and Non-Accredited Degree Students