Associate of Science in Christian Studies
Shorter University

Program Details

Shorter University’s Associate of Science with a concentration in Christian Studies combines general education classes with a curriculum in theology.  Courses run in 8-week terms and are available 100% online, enabling you to learn at your convenience.  With this AS degree, you can build a solid foundation to pursue a bachelor’s degree, enhance your current ministry or begin a new career in the church or other vocation.  Classes in this concentration will likely encompass:

  • Evangelism
  • Systematic theology
  • World religions
  • Introduction to Christian leadership

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Shorter University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Recommended GPA

2.25 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score

Additional Info

  • ACT/SAT test score: Waived for students out of high school for over five years