IBCS offers the Certificate in Biblical Studies to individuals who, as followers of Jesus Christ, wish to increase their knowledge of the Bible, particularly in the areas of historical content, the life and ministry of Jesus Christ, and basic Christian doctrine. The Certificate in Biblical Studies program consists of 18 credit hours and can be completed in one to two years.
Program Learning Outcomes
Through the Certificate in Biblical Studies program, IBCS seeks to develop leaders who possess a knowledge of and love for God and are able to make daily decisions through a Biblical worldview. You will
- Gain the assurance that the Word of God, when properly understood and applied, will provide godly wisdom and change the hearts of people.
- Acquire Biblical knowledge and theological understanding that will enable them to teach more accurately and minister more confidently for the Lord.
- Develop an enlarged appreciation for and understanding of the life and work of Jesus Christ.
- Enter the open door of lifelong learning in the Bible and theology.
After earning your certificate, you can continue your education in the following programs:
Many of our graduates continue their education in the Graduate School and Seminary. We offer degrees in: