Program Overview

The Associate of Arts in Bible from Lincoln Christian University is designed for students who expect to serve in church or parachurch organization leadership. Within this program, students will learn the central message of the Old and New Testament, the ways in which the Church interprets the Bible, the history and contributions of Western society, and much more. 

Career opportunities with this degree include:

  • Bible teachers
  • Elders
  • Youth sponsors
  • Worship leaders
  • Church planting

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    Program Details

    Degree Level: Associate

    Delivery Format: 100% Online

    Accelerated Degree: No

    Accreditation & Licensing

    Association for Biblical Higher Education, Commission on Accreditation

    North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

    Association for Biblical Higher Education, Commission on Accreditation

    Requirements

    • Must demonstrate commitment to Christian faith
    • Personal essay
    • Spiritual Life Reference
    • Official transcript(s)
    • ACT/SAT scores not required for nontraditional students

    School Overview

    Lincoln Christian University is a four-year private school located in Lincoln, Illinois, between Chicago and St. Louis. LCU was founded in 1944 as Lincoln Bible Institute. In 2009, the school changed its name to Lincoln Christian University and also established the Hargrove School of Adult & Graduate Studies, which offered its first completely online master’s degree. LCU is affiliated with the Christian Church and the Church of Christ, but accepts students from a variety of church traditions and backgrounds. The school’s mission is to “nurture and equip Christians with a Biblical worldview to serve and lead in the church and the world.”

    Lincoln Christian University offers certificates of completion, associate’s degrees, bachelor’s degrees, master’s degrees, and doctor’s degrees. Classes are offered during the daytime, evening, and weekend. Online and hybrid programs are offered in an accelerated format that lasts about six to seven weeks.

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