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Program Requirements

A minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA is required in all courses for the major.

Requirements for the Biblical Studies Major54–56 units
MIN 108
Christian Life, Faith, and Ministry*
3
MIN 206
Introduction to Practical Theology
3
UBBL 100
Introduction to Biblical Literature: Exodus/Deuteronomy*
3
UBBL 230
Luke/Acts*
3
UBBL 3XX
Approved Additional GE Biblical Studies course
3
UBBL 3XX
Biblical Studies Elective
3
UBBL 4XX
Any 400-level UBBL Course
3
Four upper-division Ancient Languages/Biblical Studies courses12
THEO 303
Theology and the Christian Life*
3
THEO 363
Contemporary Christian Thought*
3
UBBL 496
Senior Seminar: Biblical Theology and Ethics*
3
Select one of the following:
PHIL 220
Introduction to Philosophy*
3
HUM 224
Humanities Seminar IV: Great Ideas*/^
3–4
Select one of the following:
UBBL 430
Johannine Literature**
3
UBBL 450
Ancient Near Eastern History**
3
UBBL 476
Women in the Biblical Tradition**
3
Select one of the following:
THEO 352
Church History: Apostolic Era to 1517*
3
THEO 354
Church History from 1517 to Present*
3
HUM 325
Humanities Seminar V: Christian Classics*
3, 4
Select one of the following:
PHIL 315
History of Ancient Philosophy
3
PHIL 316
Medieval Philosophy
3
PHIL 320
History of Early Modern Philosophy
3
PHIL 325
History of 19th and 20th Century Philosophy (formerly Contemporary Philosophy)
3
HUM 324
Humanities Seminar IV: Great Ideas*/^
3–4

*Meets a General Education core requirement
**Meets the Upper-Division Writing Intensive requirement
^Students may not take both HUM 224 and 324

Note: This information is current for the 2013-14 academic year; however, all stated academic information is subject to change. Please refer to the current Academic Catalog for more information.