2-year Associates Degree

Points of Distinction:

  • The Bible Degree Program helps students see that the world needs more people who love the people God loves, and who love them enough to interpret, to teach, to apply, and to model God’s word in their lives.
  • A graduate will have a great understanding of the overall message of Scripture as well as the skills to do an in-depth study.
  • Students will be enriched personally and professionally.

Possible Careers:

  • Youth Leader
  • Library Assistant
  • Editor
  • Program Specialist
  • Missionary
  • Human Service Worker
  • Christian Nonprofit Organization Assistant

For additional information about the Bible Degree, request information, or see the  catalog.

Our students know how to take the Bible apart and put it back together so that they can understand it, interpret it, and apply it to the world today. But more importantly, our students know that it is God’s Word that takes their hearts apart and puts them back together.

Professor Vance Russell

Bible Degree Program Breakdown

All 4- and 2-year degrees at Boise Bible College are built around three components: General Education, Bible Major, Ministry Program.

It is necessary to fulfill all requirements in each of these components in order to successfully complete the degree. Each component, and each course, plays a role in your overall development as a person of influence

General Studies (1 credit)
  • Bible College Navigator
Language and Communication (9 credits)
  • Public Speaking
  • English Grammar & Composition
  • Research & Writing
Philosophy (5 credits)
  • Christian Ethics
  • Christian Apologetics
Social Science (choose 3 credits)
  • Cultural Anthropology
  • General Psychology
  • Sociology
Guided Electives (3 credits)
  • American Sign Language 1/2
  • Survey of Church History
  • Personal Finances
  • Recent American History
  • Introduction to Literature
  • American Literature
  • Classics of Christian Literature
  • Music History and Appreciation
  • Theory of Intelligent Design
  • Introduction to Philosophy
  • Logic
  • Worldviews
Open Electives (2 credits)
Bible (10 credits)
  • Journey Through the Bible
  • New Testament Introduction
  • Old Testament Introduction
  • Acts of the Apostles
Theology (6 credits)
  • Survey of Bible Doctrine
  • Biblical Interpretation and Resources
  • Restoration Movement Principles
Bible or Theology Electives (3 credits)
Christian Ministries Core (24 credits)
  • Christian Life
  • Introduction to Vocational Ministry
  • Sophomore Seminar
  • Evangelism & Discipleship 
Applied Bible Core (6 credits)
  • Life of Christ
  • Principles of Instruction, Communicating Biblical Truth, or Intro to Preaching (men)
Bible Electives (7 credits)
  • Old Testament Electives
  • Bible or Theology Electives
Ministry Electives (2 credits)