With a biblical and theological studies minor, you’ll learn how to apply biblical teachings in ministry, at work and in other daily activities. This minor reinforces the traditions that FPU was founded on, while exploring the beliefs and traditions of cultures throughout the world.
- Exposure to a wide range of topics in Bible, theology and church history.
- You can choose among courses in contemporary theologies, Mennonite history, the theological ethics of peacemaking and conflict, spiritual formation and more.
A minor in biblical and theological studies can enhance any major by providing a basic understanding of theology and religious history. This knowledge can be used in ministry and service, in education, as well as in a variety of professions.
Transferring to Fresno Pacific
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Required Courses (21 Units)
|BIB 428||Biblical Theology||3|
|BIB 441||Biblical Interpretation: to 18th Century||3|
|REL 460||Religions of the World||3|
|THEO 300||Introduction to Theology and Ethics||3|
Remaining coursework from within the division (BIB, BLIT, GRK, HEB, MIN, REL or THEO). On occasion, with instructor approval, a relevant course from another discipline may be counted toward completion of the minor.
Melanie Howard, Ph.D.