Requirements for Graduation

CERTIFICATE OF BIBLICAL STUDIES: 31 credits

Course (number of credits)

  • DEV 101 (2): Developmental English (Does not count toward certificate.         Required if ACCUPLACER sentence structure score is below 70)
  • APL 111 (3) Discipleship and Spiritual Disciplines
  • APL 121 (3) Evangelism and Mission
  • BTS 101 (3) Old Testament Survey
  • BTS 102 (3) New Testament Survey
  • BTS 111 (3) Foundations of Faith
  • BTS 121 (3) Methods of Biblical Interpretation
  • GEN 101 (3) College Survival Skills
  • GEN 111 (3) English and Composition
  • GEN 161 (3) Introduction to Psychology and Counseling
  • GEN 162 (3) Interpersonal Communication and Relationships
  • GEN 120 (1) Choir (Required first semester enrolled) (Pass/Fail)


CERTIFICATE OF BIBLICAL STUDIES & GENERAL STUDIES: 61 credits

These classes along with the classes for Certificate of Biblical Studies must be completed. Students must take one of the classes in each block in order to graduate with this certificate.

  • APL 201 (3) Service Learning for Ministry Leaders
  • APL 221 (3) Church History and Worship  or  APL 222 (3) History of Christianity in Alaska
  • APL 231 (3) Biblical Ethics
  • APL 292 (3) Expressions of Faith in Everyday Life
  • BTS 201 (3) Studies in Old Testament  or  BTS 202 (3) Studies in New Testament
  • GEN 121 (3) Introduction to Music  or  GEN 122 (3) Principles of Art
  • GEN 140 (3) Foundations of Math  or  Any Science or Math Course
  • GEN 215 (3) Creative Writing  or  GEN 216 (3) Research Writing  or  GEN 211 (3) Introduction to Literature
  • GEN 241 (3) Fundamentals of Oral Communication  or  APL 241 (3) Preaching and Teaching
  • Elective (3)