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Associate of Arts (A.A.) in Christian Studies

On-Campus Christian Studies Degree Overview

Online Degree Available

If you have an interest in ministry, biblical studies or just want to deepen your understanding of Christianity, the Associate of Arts in Christian Studies degree program will introduce you to the key figures, places, events and themes of the Old Testament and New Testament. This program requires no previous theological training and will reward you with a greater appreciation of theology and its impact on the world around you.

Choose to pursue the associate degree in Christian studies in Virginia, or select the online associate degree in Christian Studies. Both programs include studies of theology, missions, world religions and ministry and serve as a foundation for students who decide to pursue a bachelor's degree in religious studies at Regent. Whatever your vocational calling may be, the Associate of Arts in Christian Studies degree program will be prepare you for roles in ministry, service organizations and other environments that benefit from solid Christian leadership—enabling you to live out Regent’s mission: Christian Leadership to Change the World.

Career Opportunities:

  • Ministry
  • Missions
  • Nonprofit Organizations
  • Human Services
  • Christian Education
Curriculum: View course requirements.
Length: 64 credit hours (includes 49 general education, 15 Christian Studies)
Format: This degree is offered entirely online or on campus.
Results: Associate of Arts in Christian Studies
Important Links: Apply Now | Tuition & Financial Aid | Department & Faculty
Contact: Dr. Corne Bekker, Professor, Department Chair, Biblical Studies & Christian Ministry; phone: 757.352.4193; email:

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