Accredited College Courses in Apologetics and World Religion

ICS/320 World Religion – 7 Weeks

This course is a study of world religions including Judaism, Islam, Hinduism, Buddhism and Traditional Religions. Discussions include the exclusivity of Christianity in a pluralistic society and opportunities for engagement with adherents of other religions. (3 units)

Download a Sample Syllabus


Required Texts

neighboringfaithsNeighboring Faiths: A Christian Introduction to World Religions, Winfried Corduan



Five Sacred Crossings: A Novel, Craig Hazen




30 Minute Seder: The Haggadah That Blends Brevity With Tradition, Robert Kopman





Student Feedback

haley-morrisTaking World Religions with Professor Mikel Del Rosario was one of the greatest things I’ve ever done.   
-Haley Morris [Full Review]

PHIL/352 Christian Apologetics – 7 Weeks

This course is designed to study the defense of the faith in our contemporary cross-cultural world, giving the student an overview of the different methodologies and evidences that can be used to construct a valid apologetic for a particular context. (3 units)

Download a Sample Syllabus


Required Texts

onguarddefendingyourfaithOn Guard: Defending Your Faith with Reason and Precision, William Lane Craig



Tactics: A Game Plan for Discussing Your Christian Convictions, Greg Koukl




workbook-smallThe Accessible Apologetics Workbook, Mikel Del Rosario




5-views-apologeticsFive Views on Apologetics, Steven Cowan & Stanley Gundry




Student Feedback

This has been a life-changing class for me as I have already used some of the tactics in witnessing.
– Corinne Hudson [Full Review]


I was surprised by the depth of the case for Christianity. Understanding this was a turning point in my life.  
 – Cameron Thorn (Former Skeptic)  [Full Review]


Apologetics has given me the courage to stand up for what I believe and boldly share my faith.
– Gail Grey


These courses are often offered each term, including summer and winter sessions.


William Jessup University is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) and the Association for Biblical Education (ABHE).


You don’t need to be a traditional undergraduate student to join us online. Contact WJU about auditing my class or earning college credit today!

Request Information

Personal Contact

Tenisha Hellon, Enrollment Counselor
1 (888) 883-4226