What can you do with a Bible and theology degree?

Common career paths

  • Bible translation
  • Business
  • Education
  • Church leadership
  • Evangelism
  • Nonprofit work
  • Writing
  • Research

Positions Bible and Theology graduates have held

  • Chief Executive Officer, Saddleback Leather Company
  • Chief Operations Officer, Wycliffe Bible Translators
  • Owner, Cherry Tree Preschool
  • Co-founder, Sincerely Truman
  • Editor, Christianity Today
  • Director of Education, Dream Center Academy
  • Marketing Specialist, Adidas
  • Worship Leader, Iglesia Del Nazareno
  • Development Director, Portland Pregnancy Resource Center
  • Professor, Azusa Pacific University
  • Distinguished Scholar of Hebrew Texts and Western Region Director, Green Scholars Initiative
  • Graphic Designer, Anders Printing Company
  • Owner, M25 Productions

Graduate schools to which Bible and Theology graduates have been accepted

  • Cambridge
  • Duke Divinity School
  • Fordham University
  • Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary
  • Harvard Divinity School
  • Hebrew University of Jerusalem
  • Idaho State University
  • Marquette University
  • Oxford
  • Pepperdine University
  • UCLA
  • Union Theological Seminary
  • University of Notre Dame

Featured alum story

  • Bible and theology major Dave Munson was inspired to start a business founded on biblical principles; now he's the CEO of Saddleback Leather Company. 
  • Bible and theology major Russ Hersman gained the skills he needed to build a long-standing career at Wycliffe Bible Translators.