NYIBS Students have the opportunity to complete 6 different certificate levels.

*Select classes are available for audit (no certificate, no grade). See Registration for more information regarding auditing a class.

Preliminary Certificate in Biblical Studies

8 Core Courses

(4 Bible Survey Courses; 4 Theology Survey Courses)

Level 2 Preliminary Certificate in Biblical Studies

12 Courses
(8 core courses + 4 specialized courses or electives)

Intermediate Certificate in Biblical Studies

16 Courses
(8 core courses + 8 specialized courses or electives)

Level 2 Intermediate Certificate in Biblical Studies

24 Courses
(8 core courses + 16 specialized courses or electives)

Advanced Certificate in Biblical Studies

36 Courses
(8 core courses +24 specialized courses or electives)

Level 2 Advanced Certificate in Biblical Studies

42 Courses
(8 core courses + 36 specialized courses or electives)