Associate Degree in
AS in Christian Studies
Campbellsville University Online
Full time, Part time
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The online AS in Christian Studies from Campbellsville University introduces biblical studies at the professional level while establishing a strong academic foundation for pastoral leadership. With a curriculum centered on Christian principles and ethical leadership techniques, the program prepares students to pursue a bachelor’s degree along with career advancement within the church.
Requiring the completion of 62 credit hours, the AS in Christian Studies program features a curriculum designed with your personal interests in mind. Tailor your education and build skills that support your career goals by choosing from a selection of diverse elective courses in Baptist heritage, contemporary theology, philosophy of religion, theology in film, and more.
Through Campbellsville’s interactive online learning platform, courses are taught by expert educators with real-world ministry experience. Committed to your academic and professional success, educators provide personalized instruction as you explore core topics, including the Old and New Testaments, concepts of evangelism, mission strategies, intergenerational ministry, and more. Upon completion of the program, you’ll have what it takes to answer the call to minister with the academic credential necessary to pursue a career as a chaplain, missionary, or executive pastor. In addition, you’ll also have the option of applying your credits to the university’s online Bachelor of Science in Leadership and Missions or Pastoral Ministries programs to qualify for advanced educational and professional opportunities.