Bachelor Degree Programs

Bachelor of Arts in Christian Counseling

Credit Hours: 60
Prerequisites: Associate Degree or Equivalent

The Bachelor of Arts in Christian Counseling (B.A.C.C.) degree is designed to broaden the understanding of the multi-faceted aspects of Christian counseling. This program will equip ministry practitioners with necessary skills to counsel from a biblical and Christian perspective and will enhance their effectiveness of ministering to people.
 

Courses You’ll Complete to Earn Your Degree
  • BI 101 – Old Testament Survey
  • BI 102 – New Testament Survey
  • RS 110 – Spiritual Warfare
  • RS 121 – Fruit of the Spirit
  • RS 111 – Kingdom Living
  • RS 209 – Faith Dynamics
  • RS 219 – Christian Character Development
  • RS 307 – Finding God’s Will
  • RS 405 – History of Women in Ministry
  • BI 405 – Authenticity & Authority of the Bible
  • CI 102 – Purpose & Destiny of the Church
  • RS 106 – Principles and Power of Prayer
  • OL 460 – Ethics in Leadership
  • CC 415 – Human Development
  • CC 402 – Crisis Counseling: A Christian Perspective
  • CC 404 – Counseling the Dysfunctional Family
  • CC 406 – Counseling and Family Violence
  • OL 440 – Conflict Management and Resolution
  • CC 101 – Sociology of Marriage and Family Life
  • CC 405 – Addiction Counseling

Each student will be assigned an academic advisor to help him or her throughout this program.
(Courses are subject to change at the suggestion of your academic advisor)
A total of 60 semester hours are required, with a minimum of thirty semester hours from CBIS. A 2.5 GPA is required on a scale of 4.0. Each course is worth 3 semester hours.

Total Cost w/o Books: $4,600.00


Bachelor of Ministry

Credit Hours: 60
Prerequisites: Associate Degree or Equivalent

The Bachelor of Ministry (B.Min.) degree program is designed to prepare men and women to serve in Christian Ministry. It includes systematic study, wide reading and practical ministry education. The Bachelor of Ministry degree is a vocational, pre-professional degree, designed to transition the student into graduate-level theological education. The Bachelor of Ministry program consists of 120 credit hours, 30 of which must be from Vision International University. The student must complete the five core courses and select a ministry specialization for the remainder of their courses. As a vocational, pre-professional degree, the program does not require a minimum number of General Education credits, differentiating it from the Bachelor of Arts degree.
 

Courses You’ll Complete to Earn Your Degree
  • BI 101 – Old Testament Survey
  • BI 102 – New Testament Survey
  • RS 110 – Spiritual Warfare
  • RS 121 – Fruit of the Spirit
  • RS 111 – Kingdom Living
  • RS 209 – Faith Dynamics
  • NT 508 – The Epistles and Revelation
  • RS 219 – Christian Character Development
  • RS 307 – Finding God’s Will
  • BI 405 – Authenticity & Authority of the Bible
  • CI 102 – Purpose & Destiny of the Church
  • RS 106 – Principles and Power of Prayer
  • BI 100 – Hermeneutics: Introduction to Bible Study
  • RS 212 – Speech and Communication: Homiletics
  • RS 419 – Systematic Theology
  • ED 101 – Dynamics of Teaching
  • MT 504 – Evangelism in the Local Church
  • RS 304 – Introduction to Leadership
  • OL 460 – Ethics in Leadership
  • CC 201 – Introduction to Psychology: Christian Counseling Perspectives

Each student will be assigned an academic advisor to help him or her throughout this program.
(Courses are subject to change at the suggestion of your academic advisor)
A total of 60 semester hours are required, with a minimum of thirty semester hours from CBIS. A 2.5 GPA is required on a scale of 4.0. Each course is worth 3 semester hours.

Total Cost w/o Books: $4,600.00


Bachelor of Theology

Credit Hours: 60
Prerequisites: Associate Degree or Equivalent

The Bachelor of Theology (B.Th.) degree focuses on historical, systematic, and biblical theology. Professional ministry issues are not a focus of this program. Nevertheless, the program is designed to provide a theological foundation for ministerial service. The program consists of 20 courses, 3 semester credit hours each, for a total of 60 credit hours. The curriculum for this degree program is produced by some of the world’s top biblical scholars and theologians and serves persons who wish to explore disciplines within Christian theology.
 

Courses You’ll Complete to Earn Your Degree
  • BI 101– Old Testament Survey
  • BI 102 – New Testament Survey
  • RS 110 – Spiritual Warfare
  • RS 121 – Fruit of the Spirit
  • RS 209 – Faith Dynamics
  • RS 219 – Christian Character Development
  • RS 307 – Finding God’s Will
  • CI 102 – Purpose & Destiny of the Church
  • RS 106 – Principles and Power of Prayer
  • BI 100 – Hermeneutics: Introduction to Bible Study
  • RS 212 – Speech and Communication: Homiletics
  • RS 419 – Systematic Theology
  • RS 436 – Ecclesiology
  • RS 437 – Christology
  • RS 438 – Eschatology
  • RS 439 – Pneumatology: Pentecostal/Charismatic Perspectives
  • MT 504 – Evangelism in the Local Church
  • RS 304 – Introduction to Leadership
  • OL 460 – Ethics in Leadership
  • CC 201 – Introduction to Psychology: Christian Counseling Perspectives

Each student will be assigned an academic advisor to help him or her throughout this program.
(Courses are subject to change at the suggestion of your academic advisor)
A total of 60 semester hours are required, with a minimum of thirty semester hours from CBIS. A 2.5 GPA is required on a scale of 4.0. Each course is worth 3 semester hours.

Total Cost w/o Books: $4,600.00