MASTER'S PROGRAMS » Online Distance Learning

BBS offers online distance learning courses for every program, making your Seminary education flexible and convenient.

With the essential components of time, discipline, and vision, BBS provides quality online instruction, allowing you to work from your home or office. You don't have to relocate your family or leave your ministry to accomplish your academic goals.

Distance learning courses include peer interaction through online discussion, providing community and dialogue with students and professors. Lectures, reading material, and assignments are posted on the course website for completion of class requirements.

Master's Degrees

The Master of Ministry and Master of Arts in Biblical Apologetics can be completed totally online.

The Master of Divinity can be completed online with the exception of the one-year, paid internship.

The Master of Theology curriculum parallels the foundational coursework for the Doctor of Philosophy degree. Each course is offered through a web-enhanced format, blending a 12-week external residency from your home or office with a one-week internal residency on campus. This is completed through a combination of online courses and one-week, on-campus modules.

Doctoral Degrees

The Doctor of Ministry degree is a non-resident program available in one-week on-campus modules. The classes blend pre- and post-course interaction from your home or office. Select courses are available online.

The Doctor of Philosophy is a non-resident program combining one-week modules and online courses. Each course is offered through a web-enhanced format which blends a 12-week external residency from your home or office with a one-week internal residency on campus.

Online class interaction and discussion is an important part of both the modules and the online courses. This allows you to engage in scholarly research, peer group interaction, independent study, mentoring from your instructor and writing through the internet.

For more information and system requirements for Online Distance Learning, please refer to the current catalog here.