Brewton-Parker College
Academics
Christian Studies

Christian Studies
The Bachelor of Arts in Christian Studies degree is designed for individuals who sense a call to Christian ministry and seek training in the understanding, defense, and application of God’s Word and biblical faith.  Whether a student’s desire is to work at a local church or Christian organization, prepare for seminary or graduate school education, or simply deepen personal discipleship, the Christian Studies degree provides a solid academic and spiritual foundation.  The major offers a wide range of courses in Old and New Testament, evangelical theology, church history, music and worship, and practical ministry.  Learning and growing in Christ is what the Christian Studies degree is all about.

The Christian Studies Degree:
Core Courses (54-56 hours)
Major Courses (45 hours)
                Old Testament (9 hours)
                New Testament (9 hours)
                Theology/Church History (9 hours)
                Ministry (6 hours)
                Other (12 hours)
Elective Courses (24 hours)
Total Hours for the degree: 123-125

Concentrations:
Worship Studies
Missions

Potential Careers:
Pastor
Youth Minister
Worship Leader
Missionary
Christian Counselor
Bible Teacher
Evangelist
Campus Minister

Sampling of graduate schools attended by BPC students:
Southern Baptist Theological Seminary
Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary
New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary
Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
Yale Divinity School
Asbury Theological Seminary
Beeson Divinity School

Resources for Christian Studies students:
Ministerial Association
Baptist Campus Ministry

Christian Studies Faculty:
Dr. Jerry L. Ray
Division Chair, Associate Professor of Christian Studies
Dr. David Wilson
Professor of Music
Dr. Billy Puckett
Assistant Professor of Theology and Ethics
Dr. Steven Echols
Professor of Leadership

Successful Alums:
Bobby Jones
Jason Jones
Jeremy Morton
Anthony Purcell
Mike Spivey
Darren Talley
John Waters

The mission of Brewton-Parker College, a Georgia Baptist college, is to develop the whole student through the application
of Biblically-centered truth to a liberal arts curriculum in a community of shared Christian values.
 
Brewton-Parker College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate and baccalaureate degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Brewton-Parker College.
 
Brewton-Parker College | Located on U.S. 280 at 201 David-Eliza Fountain Circle, P. O. Box 197, Mount Vernon, GA 30445
with a site in Newnan
912-583-2241, 1-800-342-1087
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