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Department of Biblical & Theological Studies

Bible Minor

  • Minor
  • Undergraduate
16 credits
Required for Program
Students who complete the Bible courses as part of the core curriculum requirement earn a minor in Bible. Senior transfers may choose to complete the courses to earn the minor in Bible.
Some classes in this minor include:
  • Spiritual Formation
  • Progress of Redemption
  • Old Testament History & Literature
  • New Testament History & Literature
  • Systematic Theology
  • Biblical Theology
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As a Bible translator, I appreciated not only the ease at which I was able to combine biblical, Greek, intercultural studies, and linguistics classes, but also the close working relationship UNW has with SIL-UND, which made for a smooth, jump-started transition into my career with Wycliffe Bible Translators.

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Randy W. Nelson, Ph.D.

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Randy Nelson has been teaching at University of Northwestern for 18 years.  He is a licensed minister with pastoral experience and enjoys engaging his students in discussion about the Bible and...

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