2020-2021 Academic Catalog 
    May 21, 2022  
2020-2021 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Bible & Theology Certificate

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The Bible and Theology Certificate provides students with the 24 semester hours of Bible, theology, worldview, and spiritual formation courses necessary to pursue a graduate-level degree at CBS. It gives students a solid biblical-theological foundation, facilitates growth in godliness, and prepares them for higher-level studies at the master’s level.

The Bible and Theology Certificate is available fully online. Please contact Admissions for further information.

Admission Requirements 

  • Online application
  • Application fee
  • Affirm to be a Christian and agree with CIU’s Doctrinal Standard
  • Official transcript for highest earned degree and any master’s level credits earned
    • A minimum 2.5 GPA for the most recent degree obtained.
  • Essay (800 words total)
  • Church Leader Reference

Course of Study (24)


This certificate program is not eligible for federal Title IV financial aid funds – i.e. Federal Direct Loans. Students who are interested in exploring other financial aid options should contact the Financial Aid Office.

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