Programs Offered at CABU
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Certificate in Missions
This is a one-year certificate. To receive the Certificate in Missions, you must complete the designated 18 credits of Missions courses.
Certificate in Counseling
This is a one-year certificate. To receive the Certificate in Counseling, you must complete the designated 18 credits of Counseling courses.
Certificate in Religious Studies
This is a one-year certificate. To receive the Certificate in Religious Studies, you must complete the designated 18 credits of Religious Education courses.
Certificate in Chaplaincy Ministry
This is a two-year certificate. To complete the Certificate in Chaplaincy Ministry, you must complete a cycle of nine week-long block classes.
Certificate in Sign Language and Deaf Studies
This is a two-year certificate. To receive the Certificate in Sign Language and Deaf Studies, you must complete seven courses. These courses are offered in the evening hours to accommodate those who work.
**A student may choose to pursue up to two certificates concurrently. Students who decide to continue for a diploma or degree in Bible may do so based on their qualifications. All full-time certificate program students will be required to take the First-Year Orientation course during the semester.
Diploma in Primary Education
The Diploma in Primary Education is a full time, a three-year program organized by the Ministry of Education in Zambia. CABU encourages students to pursue a Diploma in Primary Education to add an extra year of studies to receive specific Bible training. Students can choose from five certificates: Missions, Counseling, Religious Studies, Chaplaincy Ministry, or Sign Language and Deaf Studies. Students can extend their studies by one year and complete any two of these certificates.
Diploma in Bible
To complete a Diploma in Bible, you must complete at least 96 credits.
Bachelor of Arts in Bible
To complete a Bachelor of Arts in Bible, you must complete at least 120 credits.
At the end of the first year, all Bible program students (diploma & degree) are required to choose an emphasis. A student can take elective classes from other emphases, but the one chosen will state on his or her degree/diploma.
- Expository Preaching Emphasis (Men only)
- Chaplaincy Emphasis
- Missions Emphasis
- Counseling Emphasis
- Sign Language and Deaf Studies Emphasis