Biblical Studies in Missions

Four-year Bible Program

This Program of study will provide a major in Missions. Upon completion of the program, the student should receive the tools and training necessary to fulfill the mission of the Lord Jesus Christ.

The student will have an understanding of the indigenous church process to help establish churches by evangelizing the lost, establishing autonomous, indigenous New Testament churches, and training up local pastors for them to be able to establish New Testament churches for the evangelism of their perspective field and for the maturing of the saints in a local church for the work of ministry.

Course Requirements

In order to graduate with a diploma in Biblical Studies major in Missions, the student must have satisfactorily completed the following requirements:

  1. A minimum of 128 Credits for program completion
  2. Orientation Requirements
  3. A minimum overall Grade Point Average (GPA) of 2.0
  4. All financial obligations settled with PWBC
  5. Recommendation by the faculty for graduation upon application

Please see all the details of this program below.



Time to Complete

8 semesters


Each certificate candidate must complete the following 128 credit hours.

Required courses

Courses required for this program (non-negotiable):

  • Prayer 2
  • Soul Winners Academy 2
  • Bible Survey (Old and New Testament) 6
  • Survey of Bible Doctrines (2 semesters) 6
  • Grammar 2
  • Composition 2

*Numbers represent credit hours

Other courses

Beyond the required courses, the student must take the following number of credit hours in each of the listed departments.

  • Bible 39
  • Theology 21
  • Ministry 18
  • Missions 18
  • Biblical Languages 4
  • Electives 10

*Numbers represent credit hours

Individual Classes

“Study to shew thyself approved unto God, a workman that needeth not to be ashamed, rightly dividing the word of truth.” 2 Timothy 2:15

Old testament survey

A general overview of the message of each Old Testament book.


Bible Doctrines Survey I

A general overview of the ten major doctrines of the Bible.

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New Testament Survey

A general overview of the message of each New Testament book.

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Bible Doctrines Survey iI

A continuation of the general overview of the ten major doctrines of the Bible.