Associate of Arts in Christian Studies
Oakland City University

Program Details

Oakland City University offers an online Associate of Arts in Christian Studies degree that is well suited for students who wish to enhance their knowledge on general education subjects and Christian values.  This program provides individuals with the opportunity to attain various entry-level positions and develop specialized knowledge in religious studies.  Students will develop an appreciation for their Christian calling and the impact of the Bible and Christianity on Western Civilization.  The curriculum empowers Christian leaders with strong morals, focused values, and ethical standards while supporting students’ spiritual formation and academic excellence. 

The program features three core competencies, the Head, Heart, and Hands, which are seen through these outcomes:

  • Thinking Theologically
  • Living Faithfully
  • Serving Effectively


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • High school transcripts or GED
  • College transcripts, if applicable

School Accreditation Statement

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