Certificate in Biblical Studies

Total credit hours
elective hours
fully Online?
Tuition per credit hour
Years to completion

Program Description

The Certificate in Biblical Studies at Knox Theological Seminary is a program specifically designed for individuals who are interested in pursuing biblical training without the commitment to a master’s program. The program is well suited for lay leaders in the church, missionaries who require a year of formal theological training, or individuals desiring to both broaden and deepen their understanding in biblical studies. The 18-hour program can be completed fully online.


  • New Testament Survey 1 - Gospels and Acts
  • New Testament Survey 2 - Epistles and Revelation
  • Old Testament Survey 1
  • Old Testament Survey 2
  • Systematic Theology 1 - God and Creation

Application to the Certificate program at Knox is open to students who have completed a bachelor’s degree or beyond. Interested students should contact us using our online inquiry form. The admission requirements include a completed application, application fee, transcripts from all previous institutions attended, personal testimony, and a pastoral reference.

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