Master of Biblical and Theological Studies (MBTS) - DC

The MBTS is a 36-hour degree designed for business professionals and laypersons who desire to be equipped to serve in the workforce, at home, and in the church. The MBTS gives students an overview of the entire biblical story, introduces them to key theological concepts, and includes 12 free elective hours.



Bible Exposition 9
BE101 Bible Study Methods and Hermeneutics 3
BE201 The Story of Scripture: Genesis to Revelation The Story of Scripture 3
BE505 The Kingdom & Covenants 3
Theological Studies 9
ST101 Theological Method and Bibliology 3
Other Theology courses 3
Other Theology courses 3
Ministry & Research 5
PM105 Christian Life and Witness 3
RS101 Orientation & Research Methods 1
RS103 Summative Research Project 1
Electives 13
MBTS electives 13
Total 36
36 Hours
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Note: This summary reflects the newest catalog for entering students. Current students should consult the degree-specific advising information for the most accurate assistance.

The MBTS degree is based on the principle that any follower of Christ will benefit from advanced training in biblical and theological studies, becoming a more effective minister of the gospel wherever they serve. This degree is intended for those not planning on vocational ministry training.

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