Best Colleges with Christian Studies Degrees in the U.S.

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If you are seeking a degree in Christian Studies, you'll find there is a large range of degrees that can be earned. A major in Christian Studies is a somewhat popular major and offered at a decent amount schools, all of which are listed below. Our 2018 ranking of the best colleges that offer Christian Studies degrees is based on the compilation of our data from reliable government sources, student surveys, college graduate interviews, and editorial review. You can find more information about a Christian Studies degree below along with a look at schools that offer online degrees in Christian Studies.

The Best Christian Studies Colleges of 2017

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 Duke University Durham, NC

Duke University offers 1 Christian Studies Degree program. It's a large private university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 24 students graduated in the study area of Christian Studies with students earning 24 Master's degrees.

Based on 24 Reviews
2 University of Notre Dame Notre Dame, IN

University of Notre Dame offers 1 Christian Studies Degree program. It's a large private university in a large suburb. In 2015, 3 students graduated in the study area of Christian Studies with students earning 3 Master's degrees.

Based on 36 Reviews
3 Santa Clara University Santa Clara, CA

Santa Clara University offers 1 Christian Studies Degree program. It's a medium sized private university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 12 students graduated in the study area of Christian Studies with students earning 12 Master's degrees.

Based on 20 Reviews
4 Fordham University Bronx, NY

Fordham University offers 1 Christian Studies Degree program. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 7 students graduated in the study area of Christian Studies with students earning 7 Master's degrees.

Based on 24 Reviews
5 Union University Jackson, TN

Union University offers 6 Christian Studies Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a small city. In 2015, 34 students graduated in the study area of Christian Studies with students earning 17 Master's degrees, 9 Bachelor's degrees, 8 Associate's degrees.

Based on 4 Reviews
6 Liberty University Lynchburg, VA

Liberty University offers 1 Christian Studies Degree program. It's a large private university in a small city. In 2015, 23 students graduated in the study area of Christian Studies with students earning 23 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 44 Reviews
7 Marquette University Milwaukee, WI

Marquette University offers 1 Christian Studies Degree program. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 2 students graduated in the study area of Christian Studies with students earning 2 Master's degrees.

Based on 20 Reviews
8 Seton Hall University South Orange, NJ

Seton Hall University offers 2 Christian Studies Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a large suburb. In 2015, 10 students graduated in the study area of Christian Studies with students earning 10 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 12 Reviews
9 Mercer University Macon, GA

Mercer University offers 2 Christian Studies Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 2 students graduated in the study area of Christian Studies with students earning 2 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 8 Reviews
10 Mississippi College Clinton, MS

Mississippi College offers 1 Christian Studies Degree program. It's a medium sized private university in a large suburb. In 2015, 14 students graduated in the study area of Christian Studies with students earning 14 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 4 Reviews

List of Christian Studies Schools in the U.S.

Filter:
Degree Levels
  • Associate's
  • Bachelor's
  • Certificates
  • Doctoral
  • Master's
Program Length
  • Less than 2 years (below associate)
  • At least 2 but less than 4 years
  • Four or more years
Control Type
  • Private for-profit
  • Private not-for-profit
  • Public
School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
Duke University Duke University Durham, NC
5/5
5 : 1 15,984
University of Notre Dame University of Notre Dame Notre Dame, IN
5/5
11 : 1 12,292
Santa Clara University Santa Clara University Santa Clara, CA
5/5
14 : 1 8,680
Fordham University Fordham University Bronx, NY
5/5
16 : 1 15,286
Union University Union University Jackson, TN
5/5
13 : 1 3,583
Liberty University Liberty University Lynchburg, VA
4/5
39 : 1 80,494
Marquette University Marquette University Milwaukee, WI
5/5
15 : 1 11,491
Seton Hall University Seton Hall University South Orange, NJ
5/5
15 : 1 9,824
University Logo Mercer University Macon, GA
5/5
17 : 1 8,600
Mississippi College Mississippi College Clinton, MS
4/5
17 : 1 5,036
Northwest Nazarene University Northwest Nazarene University Nampa, ID
5/5
15 : 1 2,207
Gordon College Gordon College Wenham, MA
5/5
16 : 1 2,045
Houston Baptist University Houston Baptist University Houston, TX
5/5
20 : 1 3,160
California Baptist University California Baptist University Riverside, CA
5/5
22 : 1 8,541
Saint Mary's University of Minnesota Saint Mary's University of Minnesota Winona, MN
5/5
29 : 1 5,931
Lindenwood University Lindenwood University Saint Charles, MO
4/5
16 : 1 11,620
University of Detroit Mercy University of Detroit Mercy Detroit, MI
5/5
12 : 1 4,920
Fresno Pacific University Fresno Pacific University Fresno, CA
5/5
13 : 1 3,342
Marian University Marian University Indianapolis, IN
5/5
16 : 1 2,897
Hardin-Simmons University Hardin-Simmons University Abilene, TX
5/5
14 : 1 2,112
Trinity International University-Illinois Trinity International University-Illinois Deerfield, IL
5/5
18 : 1 2,237
Concordia University-Wisconsin Concordia University-Wisconsin Mequon, WI
5/5
20 : 1 8,268
The College of Saint Scholastica The College of Saint Scholastica Duluth, MN
5/5
17 : 1 4,329
Saint Edward's University Saint Edward's University Austin, TX
5/5
17 : 1 4,620
Roanoke College Roanoke College Salem, VA
5/5
11 : 1 2,001

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Getting a Christian Studies Degree Online

Schools offering online Christian Studies degrees

Online Christian Studies degrees are available at a variety of different schools with as many as 95 degrees earned at the most popular school. Read more below about all schools that have offered online Christian Studies degrees. If you are interested learning more about getting a degree online, check out our page dedicated to online degree information.

Certificate
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Doctoral
School Name Certificate Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary 2 5 88 0 0
Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary 0 0 0 32 0
Wayland Baptist University 0 0 32 23 0
Ecclesia College 0 0 21 0 0
Northwest Nazarene University 0 0 21 0 0
How many schools offer online Christian Studies degrees?
  • 3 Certificates
  • 2 Associate's
  • 13 Bachelor's
  • 10 Master's

What degrees do people get in Christian Studies?

Degree Level Program Length Colleges Graduates
Associate's 2-year Length 9 Colleges 20 Graduates
Bachelor's 4-year Length 72 Colleges 459 Graduates
Certificates < 1 year Length 14 Colleges 15 Graduates
Master's 1+ years Length 25 Colleges 199 Graduates

Christian Studies Degree Overview

When going for a Christian Studies degree, know that acquiring a traditional degree is very common. The most standard path for those earning a degree in Christian Studies can assume a standard two to four years to earn a degree. The most common Christian Studies degree earned was a bachelor's degree and it also has the widest range of school possibilities as well. The second most popular Christian Studies degree that people obtain is a master's degree which shows a focus on higher learning. This highlights that the degree requires dedication to schooling and you may want to seek more than a four year time commitment. Although a certificate is offered at some schools, getting a certificate is not very common. When it comes to finding the right degree for you, find what would be a good match to your goals and flexibility as well as looking into what school options are available in order for you to earn your degree.

Average cost of college for a Christian Studies degree

Average Tuition and Fees for a 4 year Degree

Average Tuition and Fees School Control Student Residence
$21,521 Private In-State
$21,521 Private Out-of-State
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