2-year Associates Degree

Points of Distinction:

  • The Christian Education program equips with the skills to lead various educational ministries of the Church.
  • Graduates of this program will be able to recruit, train, and motivate the teams of workers needed to run programs.
  • The Christian Education program gives opportunities to practice skills in various settings.
  • Students are able to model experienced and actively involved professors.

Possible Careers:

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

For additional information about the Christian Education Degree, request more information or see the catalog.


I love how the staff and students motivate me to pursue my relationship with Christ as well as my life goals.

K. Hill, Current Student

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 (7 credits)
  • Christian Life
  • Introduction to Vocational Ministry
  • Sophomore Seminar
  • Evangelism & Discipleship
Christian Education Core (9 credits)
  • Principles of Instruction
  • Family Ministry
  • Small Group Ministry
  • Organization & Administration
Guided Electives (4 credits)
  • Adult Ministry
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Small Group Ministry
  • Intro to Children’s and Youth Ministry
  • Advanced Philosophy
  • History and Philosophy of Education
Ministry Electives (2 credits)