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Certificate in Biblical Studies

Certificate in Biblical Studies

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. To receive maximum benefit, the course sequence below is prescribed.

Admission to Program

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.

Program Sequence


NT502 New Testament Survey 1 — Gospels and Acts

3 Credit Hours

NT504 New Testament Survey 2 — Epistles and Revelation

3 Credit Hours

OT602 Old Testament Survey 1

3 Credit Hours

OT604 Old Testament Survey 2

3 Credit Hours

ST506 Systematic Theology 1 — God and Creation

3 Credit Hours




Learn About our Other Certificate Programs

The Certificate in Biblical Studies is just the beginning! Knox offers four other Certificate Programs that can jump-start your theological education and hep train you for a lifetime of effective gospel ministry.


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