Doctor of Philosophy

If your goal is to teach in post-secondary theological higher education either in North America or overseas, Columbia Biblical Seminary’s Doctor of Philosophy degree will give you the advanced knowledge and skills you need to research, write, and make a scholarly contribution to the fields of Biblical Studies and Theological Studies.

The PhD degree is available fully online without a residence requirement and follows a modified European model that focuses on researching and writing a scholarly dissertation. The degree is designed so that you can complete your work in your own context in three years of full-time study or five years of part-time study in the following concentration areas: Biblical Studies.