Degree Completion Programs
Finish college on a convenient, accelerated schedule.
Cairn’s Degree Completion program prepares students to serve Christ, whether through graduate studies or new ministry and career opportunities. With 32 credits of Bible and theology courses built into the program, graduates grow in understanding of the Scriptures and knowledge of God as they master the skills necessary to succeed. Whether you are interested in pursuing studies in Bible, Christian ministry, counseling, or liberal studies, take the next step toward fulfilling your calling.
What Does Your Finish Line Look Like?
Each of Cairn’s Degree Completion Program options deliver a quality university education that is centered on Christ and His Word. Students may pursue an AA in Bible, a BA in Liberal Studies, a BS in Bible with three professional tracks to choose from, or two dual-level programs to jumpstart your journey to a master’s degree.
AA in Bible
If you have no prior college credit, earn an AA in Bible. This 60-credit program can be completed in five semesters.
BA (Liberal Studies)
Prepare for a variety of contexts and fields through studies in science, mathematics, history, literature, philosophy, and social sciences – all from a biblically-based perspective.
BS in Bible
Choose from three professional tracks built around a core curriculum of biblical and theological studies, culminating in a BS in Bible degree.
- Biblical Studies
- Christian Ministry
- Intro to Counseling
Get a head start on graduate school by applying to our dual-level program leading to a BS in Bible + an MA (Religion).
Your Place or Ours?
Study in Langhorne, PA
…or anywhere else
Courses in the Degree Completion Program are available to take fully online, so you can finish your degree wherever you are in the world, or on campus with classes meeting just once a week.
Modular scheduling allows you to focus on just one class at a time. This 120-credit program (including transfer of 60 credits) can be completed in five semesters.
An Affordable Education with Lasting Value
Cairn University students earn more than a professional credential – they develop a solid foundation for all of life and learning. Wherever they go after they graduate from Cairn, they go prepared and ready to make a difference in their workplace, their community, their church, and around the world. And our competitive tuition rates and financial aid packages help to keep your education costs reasonable.
Upon completion of the program, the student will:
- Demonstrate improvement between their first and second years in biblical knowledge and Christian theology.
- Develop communication skills in writing and research.
- Demonstrate evidence of godly character through Christian service.
- …a bachelors-degree level understanding in biblical and theological studies (BS in Bible)
- …a bachelors-degree level understanding in the liberal arts (BA) Liberal Arts
- …an associates-degree level understanding in biblical and theological studies (AA in Bible)
Our alumni hold positions as… Administrators • Business Managers • Camp Directors • Chaplains • Church Planters • Counselors • Data Analysts • Missionaries • Music Directors • Pastors • Professors & Teachers • Social Workers • Youth Directors
…work in the following fields… Churches/Ministries • Consulting • Counseling • Education • Financial Services • Healthcare • Human Services • Marketing • Military • Operations • Sales • Social Work