DOCTOR OF BIBLICAL STUDIES (D.B.S.) 

OVERVIEW: THE DOCTOR OF BIBLICAL STUDIES EQUIPS STUDENTS FOR KINGDOM WORK IN THE CHURCH AND IN THE WORLD BY DEVELOPING ANALYTIC, RESEARCH, AND WRITING SKILLS RELATED TO BIBLICAL STUDIES. THE D.B.S. IS IN A COHORT FORMAT. 

PROGRAM LENGTH: 2.5 – 3 YEARS

Our premier Graduate Degree Program includes a Master and Doctorate of Religious Education. This pathway provides the student an opportunity to educate themselves on a higher level. At Cornerstone College of Virginia, you have the unique opportunity to learn, grow, and further develop the knowledge gained in undergrad and through life experiences.

 

Required Courses

BI 910 – ADVANCED OLD TESTAMENT SURVEY II (4 CR)

TBD

BI 920 – ADVANCED NEW TESTAMENT SURVEY II (4 CR) 

TBD

TH 900 – THEOLOGY VI OLD TESTAMENT (4 CR)

TBD

TH 901 – THEOLOGY VII NEW TESTAMENT (4 CR)

TBD

BI 901 – ADVANCED HERMENEUTICS OLD TESTAMENT (4 CR) 

TBD

BI 902 – ADVANCED HERMENEUTICS NEW TESTAMENT (4 CR) 

TBD

MI 910 – ADVANCED MISSIONS II (4 CR)

TBD

HT 900 – ADVANCED MINISTERIAL LEADERSHIP & ETHICS (4 CR)

TBD

RE 910 – MINISTERIAL LEARNING & TEACHING (4 CR)

TBD

RE 920 – INSTRUCTIONAL METHODS AND DESIGN (4 CR)

TBD

RE 930 – ADVANCED BIBLICAL RESEARCH & WRITING (4 CR)

TBD

RE 940 – DISSERTATION WRITING AND PROSPECTUS (4 CR)

TBD

RE 950-960 – DISSERTATION/DISSERTATION COMPLETION INDEPENDENT STUDY (8 CR)

TBD

RE 970 – DISSERTATION DEFENSE (4 CR) 

TBD