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Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Biblical and Theological Studies

On-Campus Degree Overview

Online Degree Available

Interested in preparing for pastoral ministry or future seminary studies? Through the bachelor’s degree in biblical theology at Regent you will develop your knowledge of God’s Word. You will also explore the history, context and message of the Bible as it relates to contemporary issues and other religions – all through one of the most in-demand biblical theology degree programs in Virginia. Our supportive faculty will prepare you to serve, lead or teach as you consider what you believe, why, and how that can change the world. Choose a concentration in biblical studies or theological and historical studies. Take classes on campus, or complete your courses online at one of the top Christian colleges in Virginia. You will be fully equipped for a wide range of careers in church ministry, theology or continuing education through graduate studies or seminary.

Career Opportunities

  • Church Administration
  • Chaplaincy
  • Religious Educator (Bible Teacher)
  • Youth Ministry
  • Missionary
  • Church Planting
  • Human Services

Program at a Glance

Concentrations: Biblical Studies | Theological Studies
Curriculum: View course requirements.
Length: 120 credit hours (includes 49 general education, 21 biblical and theological core, 18 concentration and 32 electives)
Format: This degree is offered entirely online or on campus.
Results: Bachelor of Arts in Biblical & Theological Studies
Important Links: Apply Now | Tuition & Financial Aid | Department & Faculty
Contact: Dr. Corné Bekker, Professor, Department Chair, Biblical Studies and Christian Ministry; phone: 757.352.4193; email:

Program Outcomes

  • Learn Biblical Hebrew (Old Testament) and Greek (New Testament) languages.
  • Explore spiritual formation, communication, discipleship, leadership, mentoring and team ministry.
  • Examine contemporary issues facing the church and study world religions.
  • Understand apologetics how to respond to common objections to the Christian faith.
  • Gain hands-on experience through study abroad, mission trips and internships.

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