The Bible and Theology Certificate provides you with the 30 semester hours of Bible, theology, worldview, and spiritual formation courses necessary to pursue a graduate-level degree through CIU Seminary & School of Ministry. It gives you a solid biblical-theological foundation, facilitates growth in godliness, and prepares you for higher-level studies at the master’s level.
You can earn the Bible and Theology Certificate completely online.
This program will equip you to:
- Interpret and apply the biblical text
- Explain, evaluate, and apply Bible doctrine
- Trace God’s global movement throughout the Bible
Potential ministry opportunities for program graduates include:
- Pursuing further theological studies
- Serving as a staff member in a local church
- Serving as part of a team on the mission field
- Serving as a staff member of a para-church ministry
- Ministering in the marketplace
- Teaching Bible in a Christian school
Note: This certificate program is not eligible for federal Title IV financial aid funds – i.e. such as Federal Direct Loans.
David A. Croteau
Professor of New Testament & Greek
B.A., California State University, Fresno; M.Div, Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary; Th.M., Ph.D., Southeastern Baptist Theological SeminaryRead More...
Brian P. Gault
Professor of Old Testament and Hebrew
B.A., Cedarville University; M.Th., Dallas Theological Seminary; M.A., Ph.D., Hebrew Union College – Jewish Institute of Religion
L. Igou Hodges
Professor of Systematic Theology
B.A., Columbia International University; M.Div., Trinity Evangelical Divinity School; Th.M., Princeton Theological Seminary; Ph.D., University of Edinburgh
Dr. Hodges joined the faculty of CIU’s Seminary & School of Ministry in 1978 and has taught Systematic Theology...Read More...
Adjunct Counseling Professor
B.A., M.A., Columbia International University, Ph.D., University of Texas at DallasRead More...
Professor of Old Testament & Hebrew
B.S., M.A., Wheaton College; M.Phil., Ph.D.. Hebrew Union College–Jewish Institute of ReligionRead More...