Programs Offered at CABU

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Certificate Programs

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 Programs

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.

Degree Programs

Bachelor of Arts in Bible

To complete a Bachelor of Arts in Bible, you must complete at least 120 credits.

Emphasis

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