HomeAcademics at HSUUndergraduate Major & Minor ProgramsChristian Studies Christian Studies The Christian Studies major at Logsdon School of Theology equips women and men called to join God’s work in the world through a ministry vocation or who are interested in Biblical or theological studies. Our students majoring in Christian Studies will: Develop skills for interpreting the Bible and applying its message Construct a foundation in theology, church history, ministry, and Biblical studies Learn contextual ministry practices in an experiential manner Integrate theological reflection in the practice of ministry Experience contextualized learning through mentoring in an internship Learn methods of Biblical interpretation Study the history of the church Study key figures and movements in theology Learn to articulate their own theological and religious perspective Develop skills in research, writing and critical thinking Learn the history and culture of the Biblical world Discover the relevance of the Bible for today’s world Incorporate skills on how to communicate the message of Scripture Contact Us Dr. Larry R. McGraw Associate Dean of the Logsdon School of Theology; Professor of Bible Request Information Loading... Majors Christian Studies (B.B.S.) Christian Studies (B.A.) Minors Christian Studies Studying Ministry at Logsdon School of Theology? Centrality of Scripture We invite students to join us in discovering the God whom Scripture reveals by emphasizing the importance of biblical interpretation throughout our degree program. Called & Committed to Church & Community At Logsdon, we strive to help our students to be formed into God’s image so that they might serve all created in God’s image. Whether in the church or in the community, we are committed to helping students find their place in joining God’s redemptive work. Experiential Learning A ministry education at Logsdon values classroom-learning, but also provides opportunities for students to step outside the classroom in order to engage in experiential learning. Adam Kovach's Story Adam Kovach Christian Studies ’18 “Even though you think you can’t come here, we’re going to help you make it affordable. You’re going to get a great education at a great price.” Read full story Program Details CoursesClick to Open All courses and course descriptions for each degree type can be found in the Undergraduate Catalog: Christian Studies, B.A. Christian Studies, B.B.S. Christian Studies Minor RequirementsClick to Open All HSU students are eligible for this program. OutcomesClick to Open Graduates with a Christian Studies major: Are formed and equipped to live a faithful Christian life in any occupation Minister in churches as pastors, youth ministers, children’s ministers, education ministers, music ministers, college ministers, women’s ministers, missions ministers, etc. Serve as global or local missionaries/field personnel, or in ministry-related organizations such as various social justice ministries or para-church organizations Can further their education by pursuing a graduate degree in ministry or religion Can earn advanced degrees for academic careers Can study at seminaries in preparation for the pastorate and missional work Scholarship Opportunities for Undergraduate Ministerial StudentsClick to Open Hardin-Simmons University and Logsdon School of Theology is committed to helping future ministers afford theological education and ministry preparation. Due to the generous gifts of numerous individuals, foundations, and institutions, significant scholarship opportunities exist for all undergraduate ministry students. Get more information about financial assistance for undergraduate ministerial students.