Bachelor of Arts in Religious Studies
Virginia University of Lynchburg

Program Details

The online Bachelor of Arts in Religious Studies degree program is designed for students that wish to gain the skills and knowledge needed to prepare for various church-related vocations.  The curriculum focuses on religious topics and provides a rounded general education.  As a result, you are proficient in the Bible and theology.  Students will develop religious knowledge through courses that focus on the New and Old Testaments of the Bible and specific topics from various books.  You will learn about the importance of interfaith relations and cultural context, similarities and differences in religious texts, and critical discussions.  Graduates understand Christian faith through Christian Moral Values, Church History, Basic Worship, and Christian Missions courses.


  • High school and/or college transcripts
  • GPA of 2.0
  • Two reference letters

School Accreditation Statement

Transnational Association of Christian Colleges and Schools, Accreditation Commission