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Get your education in biblical studies at Calvary College.

Calvary College

Calvary College is excited to offer three distinct ways to get the Bible education you’ve been dreaming of.

Calvary College

Onsite Classes

Calvary College (CC)  is offering several different onsite courses on the Calvary Church Albuquerque Campus. Classes are scheduled to allow students to continue to work and remain committed to church and family while pursuing a biblical education. This is ideal for students who prefer a classroom setting.

Online Classes

Calvary College is offering several different online classes and each class must be completed within 16 weeks. Ideal for students who prefer directed self-study with the flexibility of online classes.


All BA level Bible classes are 3 units.
All MA level Bible classes are 4 units.


Financial aid is not available for Calvary College classes.

Calvary Chapel University

Calvary Chapel University

Calvary College and Calvary Chapel University (CCU) have formed a partnership that provides the opportunity for individuals to take their life’s purpose to a whole new level with a degree in Biblical Studies. This combination of online and onsite classes trains students to study the Bible academically, think about it critically, and serve God practically. Online classes can be taken anytime.

CCU offers accredited degrees, dual credit for high school, life credit for applicants. Financial aid is available and transfer credits are accepted for all Calvary College classes.

Veritas International University

Veritas International University

Our continued partnership with Veritas International University (VIU) allows students to take classes 100% online while pursuing a degree.

VIU offers accredited bible degrees and certifications. All VIU classes are 100% online. Verterans benefits are available.

About Calvary College


Calvary College students will study the text of the Bible, learning the art and science of biblical exposition while reading and reflecting on the Bible as God’s specific revelation to humanity, the truth of God made manifest in written form.


Students will be instructed to examine and interpret the Bible according to its historical-grammatical context, as well as learn biblical doctrines pertaining to life and godliness.

Calvary College Teachers


Through the practical application of preaching and communication, students will learn biblical study preparation, preaching, and teaching techniques.

Onsite Class Schedule

Classes are offered Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday with evening sessions from 6:30- 9:30 pm. Sign up for the one that best works with your busy lifestyle.

Degree Program

Calvary College onsite and online classes are not accredited but once completed they are covered by accreditation when transferred to Calvary Chapel University (CCU). CCU offers accredited BA – MA degrees. Veritas International University offers BA – doctorate degrees.

Apply Today

Submit a completed application and a $75 application fee no later than July 31, 2020 to secure enrollment for the Fall 2020 academic semester. A background check is required for all students, 18 years of age and older, attending onsite classes.

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Calvary College offers you the flexibility to get your education in a way that works with your schedule. With so many opportunities to pursue your biblical studies, why are you waiting?
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On-site Classes

CHU301 – Church History BA
CHU501 - Church History MA

This course will examine the history of the church from its inception to the present. While examining the timeline, this course will survey the history of the church from multiple perspectives: Geo-Political, Philosophical, Educational, Timelines, Philosophical and Theological.


This course will give the students a general understanding of apologetics and worldview systems. It will introduce the principles of reason and logic, as well as application of truth and science as applied in apologetics. It will teach the students the skills of asking leading questions and have them learn dialogue skills based on questions rather than statements. Students will gain an overview of apologetic content in Philosophy, Science, Law, Theodicy, History and Axiology.

THE301 – Theology 1 BA
THE501 - Theology 1 MA

Theology 1 covers seven areas of theology. Theses are examined according to their historical development and compared to the nuanced distinctions of the major theological systems. 1. Theology and Theological Systems (Theology Proper) 2. Bibliology and Hermeneutics (Bibliology) 3. The doctrine of God (Theology Proper) 4. The doctrine of the Trinity (Trinitarianism) 5. The doctrine of Jesus Christ (Christology) 6. The doctrine of the Holy Spirit (Pneumatology) 7. The doctrine Angels (Angelology)

Online Classes

BA Level Courses: 3 credit units each

BIB201 – Old Testament Survey

Genesis through Malachi

BIB202 – New Testament Survey

Matthew through Revelation

BIB204 – Genesis

BIB220 – Matthew

BIB227 – Daniel

BIB266 - Revelation

BIB274 – Romans

MA level Courses: 4 credit units each

BIB266 – Revelation

BIB501 – Old Testament Survey

Genesis through Malachi

BIB504 – Genesis

BIB520 – Matthew

BIB527 – Daniel

BIB566 – Revelation

BIB574 – Romans

BIB580 – Jesus and the Early Church

Matthew through Acts – NT Survey 1

BIB581 – Paul and the Latter Church

Romans through Revelation – NT Survey 2


The cost to attend Calvary College is $100 per credit unit. BA level classes are 3 units ($300/class), MA level classes are 4 units ($400/class) Books and supplies are additional. Books can be purchased online or on-site at Parchments bookstore on the campus of Calvary College. There will be a $95.00 charge to audit any onsite or online class.

On-Site Schedule

The on-site class schedule is every Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday. There is no limit to the amount of classes you can take during the semester.

Evening sessions are from 6:30-9:30 pm.


Monday: Theology BA & MA
Tuesday: Church History BA & MA
Thursday: Worldview Apologetics BA & MA


A student discount for registered students is available in Parchments.

Class: Worldview Apologetics

Class: Worldview Apologetics

Class: Worldview Apologetics

Class: Worldview Apologetics

Class: Worldview Apologetics

BA and MA online courses

BA and MA online courses

Class: Church History

Class: Church History

Class: Church History

Class: Theology

Class: Theology

Class: Theology

Important Dates

Fall Semester:

Final date for applications: Friday- July 31, 2020
Final Registration Date: Friday- August 7, 2020
First Day of Classes: Monday- August 17, 2020
Closed for Labor Day: Monday- September 7, 2020
Closed for Thanksgiving Break: November 23-27, 2020
Finals Week: December 8-14, 2020
End of the Semester: Friday- December 14, 2020

Spring Semester:

Final Date for Applications: Friday- December 4, 2020
Final Registration Date: Friday- December 11, 2020
First Day of Classes: Monday- January 4, 2021
Closed for Spring Break: March 22-26, 2021
Review Week and Study for Finals: April 26-30, 2020
Finals Week: May 3-7, 2020
End of the Semester: Friday- May 7,2020

Calvary Church

We are a fellowship of believers who pursue the God who is passionately pursuing a lost world; we do this by connecting with one another, through worship, by the Word, to the world.

Our Mission

Connect Up

We express our adoration of Jesus through dynamic worship and uncompromised obedience.

Connect In

We explain the relevance of the Bible to empower and transform lives for service.

Connect Out

We extend hope to a hurting world by proclaiming the gospel and demonstrating Christ’s love.


Calvary College is a community rooted in the text of the Bible, where relevant instruction, relational experience, and real-life application are highly valued. Instruction takes place on the campus of Calvary Church Albuquerque, where students can foster community in the classroom, under a cottonwood tree, or over a cup of coffee at SoPo Roasting & Brewing Co.


Calvary College is led by theologians who are passionate about the text of the Bible and have devoted their lives to its exposition, examination and explanation.

Skip Heitzig, D.Min, D. Phil

Skip Heitzig is the president and CEO of Calvary College.

Nelson Walker, M.A., THD

Nelson Walker is the dean at Calvary College.

Dr. Brian Nixon

Brian Nixon, M.A, D. Phil.

Brian Nixon is the chief academic officer of Calvary College.

Katherine Gardner

Katherine Gardner

Katherine Gardner is the administrator for Calvary College.

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