Associates of Ministry Degree



Curriculum Overview Associate Degree

In this 12 to 14 month degree program, you will study Scripture to build the foundation, the character, and the confidence necessary to lead a life worthy of God’s grace. With a combination of biblical teaching, reflection, and practical application, these courses will equip you to become better lay ministers, leaders, and Christians serving the body of Christ worldwide.

Course Requirements

For each course, students will be required to complete the assigned readings, correctly answer all review questions, pass all exams, and submit all essays. Essays will need to conform to the Signet Bible College and Theological Seminary General Essay Requirements format. When necessary or helpful, students will be required to complete practical assignments as well. These assignments are used to help students explore more deeply the life and/or ministry applications of the concepts discussed in the course.

Key Concepts

Each course will have several key concepts, which are the primary takeaways for the subject. These are clearly presented in the courseware as Biblical Truths, Biblical Principles, Ministry Applications, and Life Applications.

Recommended Readings

Where appropriate, in addition to the courseware, a list of recommended books, periodicals, articles, etc. will be provided for students interested in further study of the subject.


Associate of Christian Ministry Courses (Foundational Courses)

5 Sessions | 3 Courses per Session
4 Credit Hours per Course | 60 Total Credit Hours

Session 1

BB100 Old Testament Survey I – 4 Credit Hours
TH101 Theoretical Hermeneutics – 4 Credit Hours
BB131 Letter to the Romans – 4 Credit Hours

Session 2

BB102 Old Testament Survey II – 4 Credit Hours
MN101 Evangelism – 4 Credit Hours
BB132 Ephesians – 4 Credit Hours

Session 3

BB103 Old Testament Survey III – 4 Credit Hours
BB111 New Testament Survey I – 4 Credit Hours
CO101 Biblical Counseling I – 4 Credit Hours

Session 4

BB112 New Testament Survey II – 4 Credit Hours
TH102 Christology – 4 Credit Hours
TH103 Systematic Theology I – 4 Credit Hours

Session 5

BB113 New Testament Survey III – 4 Credit Hours
MN104 Prayer – 4 Credit Hours
MN102 Biblical and Pastoral Leadership – 4 Credit Hours

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