Bible Certificate

Why take the Bible Certificate?

  • Would you like to know more about the Bible but cannot leave your job or ministry to study?
    (If you are 55+ or a junior/senior in high school, you will receive 50% off tuition.)
  • Are you planning to attend a secular college, but would still like to take some Bible courses?
  • Do you just want to learn more about the Bible?

Maranatha’s 24-credit Bible Certificate is the perfect program for you.


Earn your accredited Bible Certificate completely online. The Bible Certificate is a 24-credit program providing a thorough, invaluable study of the Bible. By taking one or two courses every eight weeks, you can complete the certificate program in about two years.

Financial aid is available to those who qualify. Read More.

Start the certificate in any cycle by taking the Old Testament & New Testament survey courses, which are prerequisites for all other courses.

Please see our Gainful Employment Disclosure for this program.


Bible Core
BIBI 111 Old Testament Survey3BIBI 315Bible Doctrine 1 3
BIBI 112 New Testament Survey 3BIBI 316Bible Doctrine 2 3
BIBC 230 Christian Life & Leadership 3BIBI ??? Bible elective 3
BIBC 221 Baptist Heritage3BIBI ??? Bible elective 3
(Bible electives: Bible book courses, Pauline Epistles, 500-level Apologetics)