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Biblical Studies Minor

Earn a Biblical Studies Minor at Azusa Pacific University

You’ll stand out to employers with a minor that gives you a solid foundation in biblical knowledge. You can customize the minor to your particular areas of interest—Old Testament, New Testament, the Greek and Hebrew languages, biblical cultures, and more.

Program at a Glance

The School of Theology at Azusa Pacific University trains students for effective ministry in the church and around the world through practical programs in a supportive Christ-centered community.

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Program Units
18

Location

  • Azusa (Main Campus)

 

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Gain Hands-on Experience

  • Explore the relevance and authority of the Scripture through a variety of approaches to biblical interpretation.
  • Learn to read and interpret Biblical texts in their original languages.
  • Engage in transformative dialogue concerning theology, history, culture, and Christian discipleship.

 

By the Numbers

1 of 126 Best Western Colleges according to Princeton Review's 2023 Best Colleges Guide
13 :1 Student-to-faculty ratio
#8 on the 2023 Most Well Attended Bible Majors in California ranking

 

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Jimmy Curley ’18 APU’s experience as a biblical studies major taught him how to integrate academics with his Christian faith.

Program Details

Browse the tabs below—if you have questions, visit the Student Services Center page, and we’ll make sure you get the info you need.

To view specific requirements and coursework information, visit the current academic catalog:

Azusa Pacific University is accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC).

Career Outlooks and Outcomes

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APU Receives $5 Million Lilly Endowment Grant in Partnership with LPU and LABI

APU received a $5 million grant from the Lilly Endowment in partnership with Life Pacific University and the Latin American Bible Institute that will strengthen pathways for theological education for Hispanic students. 

Note: This information is current for the 2023-24 academic year; however, all stated academic information is subject to change. Please refer to the current Academic Catalog for more information.

 

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