Specialization Learning Outcomes
To complete a Bachelor of Arts in Biblical Studies with a specialization in Christian Education, students must complete the following Course Requirements.
General Education Requirements
|BIO102||Science and the Bible||3|
|ENG101||Grammar & Composition||3|
|HIS111||Introduction to Church History||3|
|COM101||Principles of Speech||3|
|ART101||Survey of the Fine Arts||3|
Total Credits: 30
Bible and Specialization Requirements
|Old Testament Studies (15 credits)|
|BIB201||Old Testament Survey I||3|
|BIB208||Old Testament Survey II||3|
|New Testament Studies (30 credits)|
|BIB202||New Testament Survey I||3|
|BIB209||New Testament Survey II||3|
|BIB275||Galatians / Ephesians||3|
|BIB235||Daniel / Revelation||3|
|THEOLOGY (15 credits)|
|APO203||Contending for the Faith||3|
|THE219||Bible Study Methods & Hermeneutics||3|
|MINISTRY (15 credits)|
|MIN301||Missions and Evangelism||3|
|THE401||Fundamentals of Faith||3|
Total Biblical Core: 75
Christian Education Requirements
|ED229||Current Issues in Education||3|
|ED241||Philosophy of Christian Education||3|
|ED242||Cultural Diversity in Education||3|
|ED245||Principles of Instruction and Methods||3|
Total Program Credits: 120
Applicant’s skills and competencies to succeed in a distance education environment are assessed prior to acceptance via official transcripts, the online application, and required admission materials including a personal testimony to determine spiritual readiness.
Online Instructional Methods
Courses are disseminated 100% online through Populi.com. This program will use instructional methods such as, but not limited to: video lectures, reading and writing assignments, discussion boards, quizzes, and tests.
Online Grading Practices
Final tests or examinations are course specific and assessed with a rubric. Passing grades are determined by each instructor and stated in the course syllabus. Within 48 hours of submitting assignments, work is evaluated and a grade is posted in the online course grade book. Students have access to view their personal grades at any time. There is no mailing of institutional responses or evaluations of students’ work. All grading and communication with students is conducted within Populi, the online operating system.
CCU awards a diploma to students who are in good standing upon the satisfactory completion of all degree requirements, as listed in the University Catalog for the year during which the student first enrolled.
To be eligible for a diploma, a student must:
- Complete the approved program through Calvary Chapel University
- A minimum cumulative GPA of 2.00
- Meet all University financial obligations.
Note: No grade below a C- will be applied toward a degree program at Calvary Chapel University. Please submit a Graduation Application to the Registrar’s Office at the beginning of the final semester. In order for you to receive your diploma all financial obligations must be met.