Certificate in Biblical Studies
IBCS offers the Certificate in Biblical Studies to interested individuals who, as God-fearing leaders, wish to increase their knowledge of the Bible, particularly in the areas of historical content, the life and ministry of Jesus Christ, and basic Christian Doctrine.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 is typically completed in one to two years.
Through the Certificate in Biblical Studies program, IBCS seeks to develop leaders who possess a knowledge and a love for God and who integrate a Biblical World-view into their daily decision making. Students will:
- gain the assurance that the Word of God, when properly understood and applied, will move and change 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 and understanding of the life and work of Jesus Christ, and
- enter the open door of lifelong learning in Bible and Theology.