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Biblical Studies

Overview

The Biblical Studies emphasis is designed to give the student a solid foundation in the content of the Bible, with a particular focus on analyzing individual biblical books and understanding the progressive unfolding of revelation across the Old and New Testaments. Students also receive a grounding in the languages, culture, and history of the biblical world, and many spend a semester studying the Bible in Israel through our IBEX program.

Whether a student is pursuing graduate studies in the Bible and/or professional ministry, or whether they desire to handle the Bible accurately in their homes and churches in a lay capacity, our Biblical Studies emphasis provides them with ideal preparation. Our faculty’s deep concern for proper hermeneutics means that our students graduate not only knowing what the Bible says, but also knowing how to study it independently and explain it faithfully to others.

  • • Top local and national internships and career opportunities
  • • Options to study abroad in Israel, Italy, and 10+ GO! locations
  • • Receive mentorship and guidance from faculty advisors
  • • Eligible for all undergraduate scholarships and aid

Potential Careers

Teacher
Worship Leader
Biblical Counselor
Missionary
Pastor
Translator
Editor / Author

Questions about a potential career? Visit our Student Career Center.

Next Steps: Applying

Since 1927, the mission of The Master’s University is to empower students for a life of enduring commitment to Christ, biblical fidelity, moral integrity, intellectual growth, and lasting contribution to the Kingdom of God worldwide.

Requirements:

  • Required statement of faith and pastoral recommendation
  • 3.6 GPA average for new applications
Student Focus: Jared Pazin

Student Focus: Jared Pazin

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Five new paths to a Master of Arts in Biblical Studies

Five new paths to a Master of Arts in Biblical Studies

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1-Year Bible Program

1-Year Bible Program

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Faculty Focus: Greg Gifford

Faculty Focus: Greg Gifford

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Master of Arts in Biblical Counseling (MABC)

Master of Arts in Biblical Counseling (MABC)

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