Master of Arts (on-campus or online)
Master of Arts
(on-campus or online)
Press On In Your Education
Take the next step with the flexibility of an online program. You can tailor your degree to fit your goals through choosing a specific Master of Arts concentration that is grounded in the Word of God to push you forward in your career or ministry.
Accessible and Customizable
BBS’s online Master of Arts degree will prepare you for future careers and allow you to grow in your ministry as a Christian leader in as little as two years. You can choose from 7 specific concentrations to focus your degree on the subject that suits your interests!
Select Your Concentration
You were designed by God with specific abilities and interests. At BBS, you can customize your studies to hone in on the areas that will help you reach your individual goals. Select a concentration and choose elective credits that will prepare you for your specific career and ministry ahead.
Bible, Language and Theology
Develop your understanding of Koine Greek, biblical Hebrew and theology as you prepare for your Ph.D. studies in this 48-credit concentration.
Learn to better understand, express and defend the Christian faith credibly in a 30-credit concentration.
Dive into both Hebrew and Greek to help you study and teach Scripture more in-depth in a 39-credit concentration.
Jump into a Bible program that’s shaped to your interests through many elective options in a 30-credit concentration.
Church Planting & Renewal
Pursue your passion to see churches thrive by getting the hands-on experience and skills to plant and revitalize them in a 36-credit concentration.
New Testament Studies
Learn to share the Gospels and Epistles meaningfully by studying the New Testament along with biblical Greek in a 30-credit concentration.
Old Testament Studies
Study various Old Testament books alongside biblical Hebrew to equip you for communicating God’s first testament accurately in a 30-credit concentration.
Learn to use discernment as you wrestle with theological concepts and defend biblical truths in a 30-credit concentration.
Each of your courses is taught from a biblical worldview. You’ll interact within small class sizes and with professors who really care about you and your goals. You’ll not only receive quality academics to prepare you for the next steps in your career and ministry, but you’ll also get mentorship to prepare you for life.
Select your concentration above to see expanded course offerings.
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Master of Arts
The Master of Arts program has taught me there is still so much to learn, no matter my age or length of time in ministry. Both the content and structure of online learning has helped grow disciplines that have proved invaluable to me personally and to God’s church.
- Earn your degree entirely online!
- Choose from a variety of concentrations to tailor your degree to your interests.
Keep learning as you serve!
Deepen your understanding of Scripture and theological issues by taking the next step in your education. The flexible form of an online degree will allow you to continue your studies while you move forward in your career.
Invest in Your Future
When you earn your master’s degree, you’ll open new doors in your career and ministry. BBS works hard to ensure you receive the best value in education with competitive tuition rates, many ways to qualify for discounts and individualized support.
complete your degree in as little as two years
cost per credit (before any discounts)
students who qualify for discounted tuition