Bachelor Programs in Theology

Compare 31 Bachelor Programs in Theology

Theology

The Bachelor of Theology degree is awarded after the completion of study of theological disciplines, usually taking between 3 and 5 years.

Through academic study, the Bachelor of Theology provides students with culturally relevant ministry, ministerial training, and spiritual and professional formation. Through analogies of statements of truth, theologies, and doctrines, students will develop the ability to use interpretation to evaluate elements of theological thought. Students will develop analytical, writing, leadership, and communication skills as part of the Bachelor of Theology program. Coursework for Bachelor of Theology will likely include such topics as systematic theology, biblical theology, Greek or Hebrew, and homiletics. Graduates with a Bachelor of Theology are prepared to be educators at religious institutions.

If you want to further your understanding of religion and its interpretation of the universe, then a Bachelor of Theology may be waiting for you. Take a look through the options below!

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Bachelor of Theology in Community Leadership: Psychology

Cornerstone Institute
Online Campus Full time Part time 3 - 6 years January 2019 South Africa Cape Town + 2 more

This programme aims to produce a distinctive kind of counsellor: men and women who are deeply informed by both the Christian faith and the human science of psychology. We aim to produce graduates with a special ability to integrate Christian understanding of the human condition together with findings provided by the human sciences to help people on their journey to wholeness. [+]

Registration Certificate No 2001/HE08/006. NQF 7; SAQA ID: 57225. (376 CREDITS)

This programme aims to produce a distinctive kind of counsellor: men and women who are deeply informed by both the Christian faith and the human science of psychology. We aim to produce graduates with a special ability to integrate Christian understanding of the human condition together with findings provided by the human sciences to help people on their journey to wholeness.

Admission Requirements National Senior Certificate with a bachelor’s pass or equivalent; Matriculation Certificate (with university exemption) or equivalent; Higher Certificate or an Advanced Certificate or Diploma in a cognate field. Alternative Admission Requirements National Senior Certificate or National Certificate Vocational with a diploma pass (or equivalent) combined with the results of the National Benchmark Test (NBT); Mature age of 23 and over during the first year of studies and a National Senior Certificate (or equivalent); The conditions of the Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) policy for access and the results of the NBT are determining factors for admission. Contact the admissions office regarding RPL; Mature students (45 years or later) can be admitted, determined by the RPL conditions and the results of the NBT. Time Commitment Minimum three years full-time; Maximum six years part-time; On campus and online; January and July intakes. ... [-]

Bachelor in Theology

Aquinas College
Campus Full time 4 years September 2019 USA Grand Rapids

In cooperation with the Diocese of Grand Rapids, the department is developing a youth ministry major and minor. For any semester, students may request to study biblical languages, Greek or Hebrew. Students have the opportunity to engage in a directed study of St. Thomas Aquinas’ Summa Theologiae. [+]

How We're Different Each full-time professor has a mandatum from the Bishop of the Diocese of Grand Rapids or the Archbishop of Detroit. Graduates readily find employment in parishes in the Dioceses of Grand Rapids, Lansing and the Arch-Diocese of Detroit. Many graduates go on to graduate studies in theology at schools like Notre Dame, Boston College, Marquette, Catholic University of America and Villanova. A six-course Certificate in Theological Studies enables students to apply for diocesan master catechist status. Each full-time professor teaches courses in the Catholic Studies program. One theology professor has twice been a Fulbright Scholar in Ukraine and another gives dozens of theological talks at local Catholic gatherings. In cooperation with the Diocese of Grand Rapids, the department is developing a youth ministry major and minor. For any semester, students may request to study biblical languages, Greek or Hebrew. Students have the opportunity to engage in a directed study of St. Thomas Aquinas’ Summa Theologiae. Every other year a theology professor offers a course on The Lord of the Rings and The Chronicles of Narnia. Major Requirements ... [-]

Bachelor of Theology

Africa International University
Campus Full time 4 years May 2019 Kenya Nairobi

The purpose of the Bachelor of Theology programme is to promote excellence in African Christianity by preparing pastors and theological educators who are well equipped intellectually, socially, and spiritually. [+]

Bachelor of Theology

Programme Purpose

The purpose of the Bachelor of Theology programme is to promote excellence in African Christianity by preparing pastors and theological educators who are well equipped intellectually, socially, and spiritually.

Programme Objectives

At the end of the study in the Bachelor of Theology programme, the student should be able to:

a) Teach and preach the gospel message in such a way that it is clearly understood. b) Expound the Bible and theological confessions that serve as a foundation of evangelical Christian faith. c) Apply knowledge gained to address the issues and challenges facing the church and society in Africa. d) Pursue further studies in the various areas of theological education. ... [-]

Bachelor in International Liberal Arts: Philosophy and Religious Studies

International College of Liberal Arts - Yamanashi Gakuin University
Campus Full time April 2019 Japan Kofu

This course is an invitation to explore faraway places and distant times from a global perspective. We will study the worldwide travel of people, goods, and ideas during the last two millennia. [+]

Bachelor in International Liberal Arts: Philosophy and Religious Studies

World History

This course is an invitation to explore faraway places and distant times from a global perspective. We will study the worldwide travel of people, goods, and ideas during the last two millennia. We will learn how global trade, migration, and intellectual exchange transformed the world. We will examine the arrival of new technologies and how they changed the global economy. We will also look at the rise and fall of powerful empires and the origins and aftermath of international armed conflicts. Our global approach will allow us to identify the major events in world history and assess their implications for the world we live in now.... [-]


Bachelor in Christian Ministries

Clarks Summit University Online
Online Full time Part time 4 - 8 years September 2019 USA Scranton USA Online + 2 more

Clarks Summit University’s online Christian Ministries major is geared towards the adult student who is looking for practical ministry preparation in pursuit of godly Christian leadership. Below will outline the scope, highlights, and outcomes of the program for ministries available upon completion. [+]

Clarks Summit University’s online Christian Ministries major is geared towards the adult student who is looking for practical ministry preparation in pursuit of godly Christian leadership. Below will outline the scope, highlights, and outcomes of the program for ministries available upon completion.

Major Courses

Building on the CSU Core, students will engage in serious study of God’s Word as it relates to ministry leadership and practical ministry skills. The program provides students with 18 credits of elective space within the major courses to allow the adult learner to tailor the degree towards their ministry aspirations. Courses include:

PS310 – Dynamics of Discipleship PA311 – Personal Life of the Ministry Leader EM412 – Family Life of the Ministry Leader EM413 – Foundations of Ministry Leadership 18 Credits of Ministry Leadership Electives Pursue your Passion ... [-]

Bachelor of Christian Studies

Canadian Southern Baptist Seminary & College
Campus Full time 120 hours September 2019 Canada Cochrane

The Bachelor of Christian Studies (BCS) degree is designed for students who want to grow in their Christian faith and who desire to gain a general introduction to biblical, theological, or ministry studies. [+]

The Bachelor of Christian Studies (BCS) degree is designed for students who want to grow in their Christian faith and who desire to gain a general introduction to biblical, theological, or ministry studies. This degree program is recommended for students who have yet to choose a specific vocation and who would gain from a variety of Christian disciplines. It is also recommended for those who are interested in preparing for seminary studies.

Those who complete this program will be well positioned to serve Christ in a variety of church or para-church ministries as well as to continue their studies in seminary. The BCS degree also provides students with a solid foundation for living out their Christian faith in any vocation graduates may pursue.... [-]


Professional in Biblical Sciences

Uniminuto
Campus Full time 8 semesters January 2019 Colombia Bello

The program of Biblical Sciences of Uniminuto seeks to train biblical scholars who, located in the Latin American reality, are solidly trained, so that, from an appropriate contextualization with a scientific instrument and the appropriation of diverse biblical pedagogies, they exercise the tasks of the interpretation of texts , the conceptualization of the fundamental biblical themes and elaboration of the proposals that are a factor of personal, social and ecclesial transformation. [+]

Title awarded: Professional in Biblical SciencesTraining level: UniversityMethodology: On-siteDuration of the program: 8 semestersCredits: 144Price for the venue: $ 1,920,000 COPPresentation of the program

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The program of Biblical Sciences of Uniminuto seeks to train biblical scholars who, located in the Latin American reality, are solidly trained, so that, from an appropriate contextualization with a scientific instrument and the appropriation of diverse biblical pedagogies, they exercise the tasks of the interpretation of texts , the conceptualization of the fundamental biblical themes and elaboration of the proposals that are a factor of personal, social and ecclesial transformation.... [-]


Bachelor in theology

L’Université Catholique Du Congo
Campus Full time 3 years February 2019 Congo, DR Kinshasa

The basic training covers two cycles: 3 years of graduate and 2 years of license. The degree program in theology may be supplemented by that of the Secondary School Agregation of the higher level which entitles the licensee to teach in secondary schools. [+]

In 1996, the Standing Committee of the Bishops of the Congo approved a new organization of studies at the Faculty of Theology, which came into force in October of the same year. The reform began with a review of the program of the Department of Theology and Humanities, whose initial twofold objective was the theological formation of religious and lay students who were not destined for the priestly life and the inculturation of the The gospel through the integration, in theological formation, of human sciences attentive to the milieu and cultural traditions.

Without abandoning this double concern, the Standing Committee of Bishops reaffirms that the Church needs the lay people trained in theology, and stresses that the formation of the latter must be the same as for the priests (except, of course, the Matters connected with the priestly ministry). There will be no special program either for the laity or for the priests. For all, he will be the same at all levels: Graduate, License, Diploma of Approfondies (DEA), Doctorate.... [-]


Bachelor in Islamic Studies

Istanbul Sehir University
Campus Full time 4 years September 2019 Turkey Istanbul

İstanbul Şehir University, School of Islamic Studies aims to equip its students with knowledge and skills that will enable them to have an in-depth understanding of the religion and civilization of Islam, as well as a closer comprehension of today’s world. [+]

İstanbul Şehir University, School of Islamic Studies aims to equip its students with knowledge and skills that will enable them to have an in-depth understanding of the religion and civilization of Islam, as well as a closer comprehension of today’s world.

The School of Islamic Studies, which received its first students in the 2012-2013 academic year, offers a multi-directional and multi-optional program that extends from Tafseer (exegesis of the Qur’an) to historical sociology of Muslim societies, from hadith (traditions of the Prophet) to modern Islamic thought. The school not only opens doors to the great heritage of Islamic civilization for its students but also enables them to discover the philosophy and knowledge that are produced in the modern world. On top of offering the current curriculum of Schools of Theology in public universities of Turkey, School of Islamic Studies offers courses that aim to bring its students in contact with the history and classics of Islamic studies.... [-]


BA or BSc in Christian Leadership

HIWASSEE COLLEGE
Campus Full time 2 - 4 years September 2019 USA Madisonville

The Christian Leadership curriculum is designed for students seeking ordained or lay ministry. The program offers a solid foundation in the liberal arts as well as providing more in-depth focus in Biblical studies, theology, church history, and experience in the practice of various aspects of the ministry. [+]

We are excited you are thinking about becoming part of the Hiwassee community! We are here to help you with anything and everything you need. We would love to answer any questions you may have about the College from academics to affordability and beyond.

Our campus has grown from a mere seven acres to a larger campus, comprised of eighteen buildings situated on 400 acres.

CHRISTIAN LEADERSHIP (B.A./B.S.)

The Christian Leadership curriculum is designed for students seeking ordained or lay ministry. The program offers a solid foundation in the liberal arts as well as providing more in-depth focus in Biblical studies, theology, church history, and experience in the practice of various aspects of the ministry.... [-]


Bachelor of Biblical and Theological Studies

North Park University
Campus Full time September 2019 USA Chicago

As a biblical and theological studies major, you’ll utilize in-depth Bible study, theological exploration, and the history of the church to deepen your understanding and practice of faith. [+]

Bachelor of Biblical and Theological Studies Why Study Biblical and Theological Studies?

As a biblical and theological studies major, you’ll utilize in-depth Bible study, theological exploration, and the history of the church to deepen your understanding and practice of faith. You’ll acquire critical thinking skills and see the real-life implications of what you learn. As a graduate, you can pursue a life in ministry or academia, or follow your calling to public service or business.

Why North Park?

Come study the Bible and theology with professors from different traditions in the Christian faith and among students who are Christians and non-Christians. You’ll study and engage the Bible and theology through the context of North Park’s urban, multicultural setting, where you have the chance to develop a global perspective on the Christian faith. You’ll be challenged to deepen your faith, expand your knowledge, and grow your passion to serve God and others.... [-]


Bachelor's Degree in Sacred Theology (S.T.B.) - TUP: Evening program

Universidad Pontificia Comillas
Campus Full time 5 years September 2019 Spain Madrid

The Postgraduate Program in Sacred Theology (TUP) is designed for people with a university degree who cannot attend the program taught in the mornings for work or family reasons. This is a systematic, evening program consisting of both face-to-face tuition and private study. There are ten hours of tuition a week over five years; plus a sixth concluding year consisting of one day of seminars a week. It leads, via an exam before an academic board on general sacred theology, to the Bachelor's Degree in Sacred Theology (S.T.B.), awarded on behalf of the Vatican. [+]

Bachiller en Teología (Grado en Teología). TUP: Programa de tarde

Los estudios de Teología Universitaria para Postgraduados (TUP) se dirigen a personas con título universitario que, por razones laborales o familiares, no pueden asistir al programa impartido por la mañana. Se trata de estudios orgánicos vespertinos con diez horas semanales de clase, durante cinco años. Conduce, mediante un examen ante tribunal sobre el conjunto de la teología, al título de Bachiller en Teología, otorgado en nombre de la Santa Sede.

Está dirigido a personas que desean profundizar en la doctrina católica, tomada de la Sagrada Escritura y de la Tradición, y conocer mejor la investigación científica que permite presentar cada vez con más claridad el misterio de Cristo atendiendo a los grandes movimientos culturales contemporáneos y a los problemas que afectan al hombre de nuestro tiempo.... [-]


Bachelor of Theology

Kingswood University
Campus Full time 4 years September 2019 Canada Sussex

This degree is uniquely designed to give a head start to those who are called to a teaching career in Bible colleges, seminaries, and universities. [+]

Program Overview Have you been sensing God’s call to ministry? Do you love studying God’s Word? Do you enjoy sharing your thoughts and insights with others? Do you have a passion to show others why it makes sense to believe what Christians are willing to die for? Do you have a passion to give others the tools which will enable them to think clearly about the Christian faith? Does the thought of spending your life teaching God’s Word to feel like a good fit for you?

If these statements describe you, perhaps God is calling you to a ministry in Christian higher education. If so, the Bachelor of Theology Degree at Kingswood University may be just what you are looking for. This degree is uniquely designed to give a head start to those who are called to a teaching career in Bible colleges, seminaries, and universities.... [-]


Bachelor's in Philosophy/Theology

Eastern Mennonite University
Campus Full time 4 years September 2019 USA Harrisonburg Lancaster + 1 more

EMU Bible and religion students delve deep into Scripture, do their own spiritual formation work, and find their purpose in life as followers of Jesus; they become equipped to serve the common good close to home and around the world. [+]

Bible and Religion at EMU

EMU Bible and religion students delve deep into Scripture, do their own spiritual formation work, and find their purpose in life as followers of Jesus; they become equipped to serve the common good close to home and around the world.

As a graduate, you will be prepared to attend seminary or graduate studies or begin immediately to serve in churches, service organizations, schools, hospitals, and community organizations. You will develop self-awareness and skills to make a difference through a commitment to Anabaptist Mennonite values of cross-cultural understanding, care for creation, non-violent peacebuilding and service to others as Jesus modeled.

Hands-On Learning and Exploration ... [-]

Bachelor of Theology

The Presbyterian University of East Africa
Online Campus Full time Part time January 2019 Kenya Kikuyu + 1 more

The Bachelor of Theology program is designed to produce graduates who are well trained, confident and competent. Students receive training in major theological issues as well as contemporary studies to enable them to become experienced in the particular skills required of them. They receive thorough grounding such disciplines as the old and new testaments, comparative studies, ecumenical movements, as well as biblical languages, leading to a high level of training skills. [+]

The Bachelor of Theology program is designed to produce graduates who are well trained, confident and competent. Students receive training in major theological issues as well as contemporary studies to enable them to become experienced in the particular skills required of them. They receive thorough grounding such disciplines as the old and new testaments, comparative studies, ecumenical movements, as well as biblical languages, leading to a high level of training skills.

This program is useful to those who desire to work as ordained ministers and in particular those who would wish to b become teachers of theology at a higher level of learning, as well as employees of faith-based non-governmental organizations.The program includes clinical pastor; education to equip thoroughly those who would end up working in clinical settings and caring ministry. The purpose of the program is to train women and men whose aim is to work with the church and other institution as experts in matters of theology. This program will prepare and equip the student to acquire sufficient knowledge of theology in order to interpret the scriptures accurately and in a relevant way.... [-]