Lee University Catalog 2014-2015 
    
    Aug 18, 2019  
Lee University Catalog 2014-2015 [Archived Catalog]

Biblical and Theological Studies BTSTS.BA


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Degree Checklist


For a check list of all the courses required for this degree program and a suggested four-year sequence of study, please click on the link below.

BTSTS.BA 

General Education Requirements - Total Hours: 38/44


Click here for the General Education Core requirements 

Please Note: For School of Religion majors, the courses listed below in Developing Biblical Faith and Lifestyle for All School of Religion Majors (15 hours) will replace the courses listed in the Developing Biblical Faith and Lifestyle (12 hours) section for majors outside the School of Religion.

Developing Biblical Faith and Lifestyle for All School of Religion Majors: 15


The first three courses listed below (BIBL 101, BIBL 102, and THEO 250) are similar to the first three courses in the general religion core but are geared specifically for School of Religion majors. The fourth course listed below (THEO 251) will be a continuation of THEO-250 and will further prepare students for focused study in the School of Religion majors.

Religion Core for School of Religion Majors (15)


Christian Service (80 clock hours)


Each student will complete 80 clock hours of Christian Service. Transfer students will complete 10 clock hours of service per semester. Christian Service is not a course; the hours are earned by a combination of class, group, and individual service learning experiences.

Specialty Area Requirements


Biblical Studies - Credit Hours: 15


Select two of the following Old Testament courses:

BIBL-301-Deuteronomy (3)
BIBL-303-Wisdom Literature (3)
BIBL-307-Psalms and Song of Solomon (3)
BIBL-309-Historical Books of the Old Testament (3)
BIBL-311-The Prophets (3)
BIBL-421-Pentateuch (3)

Select two of the following New Testament courses:

BIBL-302-Prison Epistles (3)
BIBL-312-Synoptic Gospels (3)
BIBL-314-Luke/Acts (3)
BIBL-316-Johannine Literature (3)
BIBL-402-Romans & Galatians (3)
BIBL-404-I & II Corinthians (3)
BIBL-410-Revelation (3)

Select one additional courses from either the BIBL courses listed above or the BIBL courses listed below:

BIBL-337-Theology of the Old Testament (3)
BIBL-338-Theology of the New Testament (3)
BIBL-398-History/Geography/Archaeology of the Bible (6) (fulfills only 3 hrs. of requirement)
BIBL-401-Intertestamental Period (3)
BIBL-470-Biblical Book Studies (3)
BIBL-483-Special Topics in Biblical Studies (3)

Theological Studies - Credit Hours: 12


Select twelve hours from the following courses:

Historical Studies - Credit Hours: 9


CHIS-323/324 History of Christianity (3) (3)

Plus, select one of the following courses:

Philosophical Studies - Credit Hours: 3


Select one of the following courses:

Religious Studies - Credit Hours: 3


Select one of the following courses:

Subtotal Specialty Area Requirements: 42


Collateral Requirements


Subtotal Collateral Requirements: 12


Electives - Total Hours: 10-16


Total Hours in Program: 120


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