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Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in English with a Concentration in Biblical Studies

The Bachelor of Arts degree in English with a concentration in Biblical Studies is an English degree focusing on the Bible. You will dive into an in-depth study of the language in the Bible through specialized courses in the Old and New Testaments. Through courses offered within this concentration you will have the opportunity to study Pauline literature, Old Testament prophets, Psalms and wisdom literature. The bachelor’s degree in English with a Biblical Studies concentration allows you to gain a strong foundation in literature and composition while pursuing a theological focus. All courses are taught from a Christian perspective and offer a solid foundation for students wishing to pursue graduate school or careers in literature, theology, and Christian ministry. You may choose to complete this degree online or on our campus in Virginia.

Career Opportunities:

  • Christian Education
  • Missions
  • Communications
  • Media
Other Available Concentrations: Communication | Writing | Government | History | Secondary Education
Curriculum: View course requirements.
Length: 120 credit hours (includes 49 general education, 36 English, 12 Biblical Studies, 23 electives)
Format: This degree is offered entirely online or on campus.
Results: Bachelor of Arts in English with a concentration in Biblical Studies
Important Links: Apply Now | Tuition & Financial Aid | Department & Faculty
Contact: Dr. Micah Mattix, Department Chair, English and Communication Arts, phone: 757.352.4464; email:

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