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Prepare yourself biblically. . .

Lay a solid foundation that will transform every area of your life – and the lives of those to whom you minister. A biblical worldview is at the heart of every course taught at the College of Biblical Studies. Bible teachers and ministry leaders of all levels will gain the foundational principles and applicable skills necessary to impact their environments for Jesus Christ. The Associate of Biblical Studies degree program consists of 70 hours of coursework offered at the College of Biblical Studies–Houston.


Areas of study include:

Bible Study Methods

Bible Exposition (all 66 books!)

Theology (12 credit hours)

Principles of Biblical Teaching (and Lab)

Ministry, Evangelism and Discipleship

Spiritual Life

Worldview and Christian Ethics

English Composition

Western Civilization or Government

Speech or Expository Preaching

Basic Computer Science

Science and Social Sciences

Christian Service Program


Goals and Objectives:

Categorize the literary forms of biblical books

Know foundational principles of inductive Bible interpretation

Understand a variety of rhetorical devices, arguments, and genres

Learn skills useful for Christian ministry

Apply principles of Christian ministry in a variety of settings


What does a degree from CBS prepare you for?

CBS graduates are involved in a wide variety of vocations including:

School teachers (Pre-K – college)

Foreign missions

All areas of pastorship

Church and ministry staff

Para-church staff and leadership


Corporate staff and leadership

Many put their degrees toward post-graduate level training


Program Details

70 credit hours

24 month program completion

Courses Begin Every 7 Weeks




The Mission of CBS


The College of Biblical Studies-Houston provides biblically based education for the Body of Christ, with primary focus on African-American and other ethnic minority groups, and equips its students with a biblical worldview for Christian service to the church and the world.


CBS has been providing quality biblically based education since 1976. For information click here.

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