Some individuals have a need for a shorter, more concentrated study in biblical studies. For this reason, HCU offers an Associate of Arts program. This 66-hour program of study results in the A.A. in Biblical Studies.

Course requirements for the A.A. (66 hrs)


General Education (36 hrs)

Take these 11 courses (offered every year):

  • EG 101 English Composition A
  • EG 102 English Composition B
  • EG 201 World Literature A
  • EG 202 World Literature B
  • FI 102 Personal Finance
  • HY 101 World History A
  • HY 102 World History B
  • MH 202 Survey of Mathematics
  • PH 201 Ethics
  • PS 201 Psychology
  • PY 201 Physical Science

Take 1 of these 2 courses (offered every other year):

  • HY 201 US History to 1877
  • HY 211 US History since 1877

Biblical and Theological Studies (15 hrs)

Choose 6 hours from the NT courses offered
Choose 6 hours from the OT courses offered
Choose 3 hours from the TH courses offered


Professional Studies (12 hrs)

Choose 3 hours from the CH or HY courses offered
Choose 9 hours from the CN or MN courses offered


Field Education (3 hrs)

Choose 3 hours from MN152, MN160, MN250, or MN260