Bachelor of Arts in Theology

In our increasingly pluralistic world, the Church needs Christians who can think well, and in a distinctively Christian way. A solid education in biblical studies and Christian theology can provide a crucial foundation for anyone seeking to impact this diverse world for Christ. Bachelor of Arts in Theology courses and programs in biblical and theological studies are intentionally designed to establish you in biblical truth and to equip you for effective dialogue with different worldviews. In this program, study of biblical Hebrew and Greek biblical studies and theology will give you the skills and confidence you need for sound biblical interpretation and careful theological exploration. This program will equip you for graduate education in biblical studies or theology, or for one of several avenues of ministry in pastoral, parachurch, or cross-cultural work.

Bachelor of Art in Theology Learning Outcome:
  1. Demonstrate knowledge of the Bible as literature, as history, and as a spiritual guide. (Academic achievement – conceptual knowledge)
  2. Students will demonstrate knowledge of critical historical events, evolution of ethics, and changes in basic principles during the development of Christianity and the Christian church. (Academic achievement – conceptual knowledge)
  3. Students will demonstrate the skills and dispositions necessary to investigate an issue related to the Protestant faith tradition, using multiple sources and two or more perspectives. (Academic achievement–applied skills, inquiry tools/practices; Moral/spiritual development, Leadership)
  4. Students will apply knowledge of principles and practices in Christianity to provide guidance and support for themselves and others. (Academic achievement – knowledge, applied skills, inquiry tools and practices, Moral and spiritual development, Leadership, Citizenship)
Bachelor of Art in Theology Admission Requirements:
  • A high school diploma from an accredited school or equivalent.
Bachelor of Art in Theology Graduation Requirements:
  • Satisfactory completion (C average or better) of all required coursework over 8 semesters’ time (Approximately 48 months).
  • Total Units to Complete: 120 units (General Education : 45 units, Theology : 75 units)
  • Yuin University does not have a cumulative final test or examination
Bachelor of Art in Theology Program Curriculum:
General Education Courses  Units  Hours
GE 101 English 3 units 45 hrs
GE 102 English Composition 3 units 45 hrs
GE 103 Humanities 3 units 45 hrs
GE 105 General Psychology 3 units 45 hrs
GE 106 Communication Skill 3 units 45 hrs
GE 201 World History I 3 units 45 hrs
GE 202 World History II 3 units 45 hrs
GE 203 Introduction to Philosophy 3 units 45 hrs
GE 204 Introduction to Sociology 3 units 45 hrs
GE 205 Principles Economic 3 units 45 hrs
GE 301 Mathematics I 3 units 45 hrs
GE 302 Mathematics II 3 units 45 hrs
GE 303 Biology 3 units 45 hrs
GE 305 Physics 3 units 45 hrs
GE 306 Chemistry 3 units 45 hrs
Total General Education 45 units 675 hrs
Theology Courses
OT-250 Understanding Old Testament I 3 units 45 hrs
OT-251 Understanding Old Testament II 3 units 45 hrs
OT-252 Pentateuch I 3 units 45 hrs
OT-253 Pentateuch II 3 units 45 hrs
OT-255 Proverbs 3 units 45 hrs
OT-258 Job 3 units 45 hrs
NT-264 Understanding New Testament I 3 units 45 hrs
NT-265 Understanding New Testament II 3 units 45 hrs
NT-270 Gospel I 3 units 45 hrs
NT-271 Gospel II 3 units 45 hrs
NT-272 Philippians 3 units 45 hrs
NT-274 Ephesians 3 units 45 hrs
NT-274 Galatians 3 units 45 hrs
TH-405 Systematic Theology I 3 units 45 hrs
TH-406 Systematic Theology II 3 units 45 hrs
TH-407 Systematic Theology III 3 units 45 hrs
CH-310 Church History I 3 units 45 hrs
CH-311 Church History II 3 units 45 hrs
CH-320 Introduction to Mission 3 units 45 hrs
CE-451 Christian Education 3 units 45 hrs
CE-460 Youth Ministry 3 units 45 hrs
GM-310 Christian Worship 3 units 45 hrs
GM-410 Worship and Music 3 units 45 hrs
GM-420 Church Growth 3 units 45 hrs
GM-440 Pastoral Care 3 units 45 hrs
Total Theology Courses: 75 units 1125 hrs
Bachelor of Arts in Theology Total:
120 units
1800 hrs