Life Pacific College: Established in 1923

A.A. in Biblical Studies

The Associate of Arts in Biblical Studies program equips individuals with a deep understanding of the Bible, theological synthesis, and hermeneutic practices. It allows students to gain understanding of the value of the major fields of knowledge from a biblical framework, and possess the desire and foundation necessary to be a lifelong learner. Students will attain the skills necessary to minister to people inside and outside of the local church.

This is a distinct program in biblical studies for students who: do not plan to pursue further training, or who plan to pursue a different major at another college or university, or have already had training in another field.

Program Chair

Mark Duzik has served the Foursquare Church for over 25 years as a lead pastor, staff pastor, and Associate Professor and Chair of the Biblical Studies program at Life Pacific College. He received his B.A. from LIFE, M.A. from Azusa Pacific University, and is currently pursuing a Ph.D. through Asia Life University. A New Testament generalist, Mark teaches courses on the Gospels, Romans, 1 Peter, and Greek at LIFE and Azusa Pacific University. He has been married to his much-better half for nearly thirty years and has four delightful daughters.

Graduate Opportunities

Career Opportunities

  • Chaplaincy
  • Ministry Leadership
  • Education
  • Worship Arts
  • Missions
  • Research

Relevant Coursework

In the A.A. in Biblical Studies program at LPC, you’ll find high-quality courses that prepare you for your future plans and goals within your field. Check out just a few of the courses you’ll have the opportunity to enroll in during your time here:

  • Biblical Exegesis Practicum
  • Multicultural Evangelism
  • Foundations of Transformational Ministry
  • Cultures of Ancient Civilizations
  • Kings & Prophets
  • Roots of Modern Thought
Program Fact Sheet

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