Associate of Arts

Associate of Arts

The Associate of Arts degree is designed primarily for the student desiring basic general education curricula with a strong biblical and theological foundation for his/her total education. Depending on one's educational goals, the student has two concentration choices from which to choose and which are often transerable into bachelor of arts degree programs. This degree meets the minimum requirements for appointment with certain mission agencies.

Minimum Degree Requirements (60 Hours)

General Education Studies (21 Hours)

  • ENG 101 Composition I
  • ENG 201 Composition II
  • HUM 201 Roman World
  • HUM 302 Modern World
  • PHIL 201 Introduction to Philosophy
  • PSY 101 Introduction to Psychology
  • SCI 201 Natural Science

Bible and Theology Core Studies (33 Hours)

  • BIB 105 Hermeneutics
  • BIB 110 Biblical Languages and Tools
  • NTS 101 New Testament Survey I
  • NTS 201 New Testament Survey II
  • OTS 101 Old Testament Survey I
  • OTS 201 Old Testament Survey II
  • THS 101 Spiritual Foundations
  • THS 201 Church History
  • THS202 Baptist History & Distinctives
  • THS 203 Systematic Theology I
  • THS 301 Systematic Theology II

Ministry Core Studies (3 Hours)

  • EMS 101 Personal Evangelism

 Applied Studies

  • AMP 100 Applied Ministry Project (Required Every Semester)

Open Electives (3 Hours)



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