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    Capital Seminary and Graduate School
   
 
  Feb 23, 2018
 
 
    
May 2015 - April 2016 Capital Seminary and Graduate School Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Schedule - PhD in Biblical Studies


Seminars begin on or around September 1. The following is a generic seminar schedule. Specific on-campus meeting dates will be announced four months prior to the beginning of the first seminar. 

Online Faculty-Mediated
Learning Session
(6 Weeks)

On-Campus Seminars
(24 face-to-face hours per seminar,
two seminars per session)

Online Student-Mediated
Learning Session
(6 weeks)
Year 1
September 1-October 20
 
OCTOBER SEMINARS (one week on campus)
BIB 901 - Advanced Biblical Research & Writing (4)  
BIB 902 - Learning & Teaching: Theory & Practice (4)  
October 27-December 7
December 8-Janaury 14 Break  
January 15-March 7 MARCH SEMINARS (one week on campus)
BIB 903 - OT Backgrounds (4)  
BIB 904 - NT Backgrounds (4)  
March 14-April 30
May 1-May 7 Break  
May 8-June 30 MAY SEMINARS (one week on campus)
BIB 905 - OT Exegesis (4) 
BIB 908 - Reading German (0)  
July 7 -August 20
Year 2
September 1-October 20 OCTOBER SEMINARS (one week on campus)
BIB 909 - OT Hermeneutics & Theology (4)  
BIB 910 - NT Hermeneutics & Theology (4)  

October 27-December 7

December 8-Janaury 14 Break  
January 15-March 7 MARCH SEMINARS (one week on campus)
BIB 911 - Advanced Biblical Communication (4)  
BIB 912 - Pedagogical & Andragogical Theories & Methods (4)  
March 14-April 30
May 1-May 7 Break  
May 8-June 30

MAY SEMINARS (one week on campus)
BIB 906 - NT Exegesis (4) 

BIB 907 - Reading French (0)  

July 7-August 20
Year 3
September 1-October 20 OCTOBER SEMINARS (one week on campus)
BIB 913 - Mediated Learning & Instructional Design (4)  
BIB 914 - Comprehensive Exam Preparation (0)  
October 27-December 7
  MENTORED RESEARCH
BIB 915 - Dissertation IA: Reading & Prospectus Design (4)  
BIB 916 - Dissertation IB: Chapters 1-2 (4)  
BIB 917 - Dissertation II: Completion (4)  
 
  APRIL HEARINGS (campus visit)
BIB 918 - Dissertation Defense (4)  
 

 NOTE: All dates are approximate and will vary slightly by calendar year.