B.D.B. in Ministry

(Bachelor’s Degree in Bible)

Prepare yourself to be able to serve effectively in multiple areas within a local church!

When you receive your Bachelor’s Degree in Bible with a minor of Ministry, you will be ready to serve in nearly every area of the local church. This degree requires you to learn how to support the local church through service in youth ministry, teaching, and inside the church office. The professors in this course will equip you to be a very well-rounded servant in the local church.

Your Ministry Degree Will Teach You

  • Demonstrate practical skills necessary within a supportive role in ministry.
  • A practical knowledge of the Great Commission as an evangelistic and disciple-making command from Christ.
  • Demonstrate a grasp of educational principles and techniques that can aid in ministry.
  • How to understand the function of the local church and specific needs that must be met. 
  • To teach the Bible effectively to bring about discipleship in the lives of your students.

Meet Your Department Chair

You will have the incredible opportunity to study with experienced and educated professionals specializing in specific areas related to your degree. Your advisor will guide you on what classes to take throughout your time here at Southeastern and teach some of your courses. Dr. Clark is an admired professor who is loved by our students.

Dr. Austin Clark

Featured Courses in this Degree

BI 103- Introduction to Biblical Studies

The principles of hermeneutics are covered with emphasis given to the historical grammatical interpretation of Scripture. Attention is also given to learning how to use analytical outlines of Biblical texts.

BU 202- Desktop Publishing

This course will introduce the student to Desktop Publishing. InDesign will be used to train the student in layout, design, typography, and other related topics. 

PT 204- Discipleship Ministries

In-depth analysis of key biblical themes of discipleship concentrating on the church’s obedience to the Great Commission historically.

TE 304- Child Development

A study of the psychological make-up of the child, giving particular attention to those factors that affect learning ability and behavior.

TE 308- Teaching Bible

The objectives and methods of teaching the Bible to children as well as various materials available are presented. The student will be prepared to adapt Bible doctrines and values to the various age levels.