Associate Degree

Degree Description

HCC offers a two-year Associate Degree in Biblical Studies with an area of concentration in Education, Missions, Worship Arts, or Interdisciplinary Studies. Graduating students must successfully pass and complete all requirements for a minimum of 64 credit hours.

Objectives

Students graduating with an Associate Degree in Biblical Studies will:

  • Exhibit a general knowledge and basic understanding of the Bible
  • Utilize foundational academic skills
  • Employ critical thinking skills in order to solve problems
  • Explain their convictions regarding their faith in Christ, the inerrancy of His Word, and living with a biblical worldview
  • Demonstrate growth in spirituality, character, and service
  • Apply foundational biblical teaching in future decisions and lifestyle choices

 

Course Requirements

  • Biblical/Theological Studies – 27 hours
  • BI 100 Old Testament Survey (3)
  • BI 101 New Testament Survey (3)
  • BI 105 Bible Geography (3)
  • BI 106 Bible Research and Interpretation (3)
  • BI 201 The Life and Ministry of Christ (3)
  • BI 204 Ephesians (3)
  • BI 205 The Life and Ministry of Paul (3)
  • DT 100 Relational Theology (3)
  • DT 200 Survey of Bible Doctrines (3).

General Studies – 18 hours

  • HS 206 The Western Church in World
  • History I (3)
  • HS 216 The Western Church in World
  • History II (3)
  • LL 101 College Composition (3)
  • LL 201 Speech Communications (3)
  • MA101 Consumer Math* (3)
  • PS 101 Philosophy of Religion & a Biblical
  • Worldview (3)
Professional Studies – 19 hours
  • CL 101 Servanthood I (1)
  • CL 111 Servanthood II (1)
  • CL 201 Servanthood III (1)
  • CL 211 Servanthood IV (1)
  • CL 100 Disciplines of Life (3)
  • Area of Concentration Electives (12)