Department of Biblical and Religious Studies and Philosophy

Department of Biblical and Religious Studies ​​​​and Philosophy

The Department of Biblical and Religious Studies and Philosophy at Grove City College prepares students for a number of careers, including missions, ministry and academia. Students receive a careful and thoughtful introduction to the essential ideas of western civilization integrated with a Christian faith perspective.

The department encourages critical and analytical thinking that assesses biblical, theological and ministry issues and concerns while inviting interaction with and sensitivity to differing perspectives. Additionally, the department teaches three of the six humanities core courses and the studies in science, faith and technology that help fulfill the general education requirements. Courses in the biblical languages, Hebrew and Greek are also offered.

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Minor in Biblical and Religious Studies

​Students complete 18 credit hours of course requirements to earn a minor in biblical and religious studies.

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​Summer internships include working at a home church in youth or educational ministries or with a mission organization in the United States or abroad.

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Related Resources

​Recommended resources by the Department of Biblical and Religious Studies faculty at Grove City College.

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Minor in Christian Ministries

​The Christian ministry minor prepares students for vocations oriented toward serving people.

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Current Students

​Each year, talented students from around the world bring their intellect, work ethic and enthusiasm to Grove City College and make the most of all the Department of Biblical and Religious Studies and the campus have to offer.

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Undergraduate Research Opportunities

​Research opportunities help prepare students for top graduate and professional programs and successful careers in professional sectors.


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