Bachelor of Arts in Religion
Baptist Missionary Association Theological Seminary

Program Details

The online Bachelor of Arts in Religion degree program at Baptist Missionary Association Theological Seminary gives students a fundamental education comprised of broad and interdisciplinary religious theories needed for personal and professional growth. The program includes the study of historical and contemporary practices relevant to Christian traditions, while using neutral research methods and intellectual tools not tied to any religious tradition.  The curriculum builds on existing Associate of Arts degrees or the equivalent.  The program builds on a broad liberal arts foundation and provides adequate preparation for leadership in certain fields of Christian ministry while allowing you to specialize in a variety of fields of study.  Graduates are prepared to demonstrate leadership skills and minister on an adequate level as a pastor or associate pastor who can function in various support roles of Christian ministry.


  • Official transcript from all previous schools
  • Validation of Church Relationship form
  • Research and writing samples
  • Three reference forms
  • Personal statement

School Accreditation Statement

Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges