Reasons to Believe

College Credit

Reasons Institute is proud to partner with other educational institutions in order to offer our courses for undergraduate and graduate-level credit.


Northern California Bible College

Reasons Institute has partnered with Northern California Bible College to offer undergraduate Bible college credit for our courses.

NCBC is accredited by the California Council for Private Postsecondary and Vocational Education to offer both Associate of Arts and Bachelor of Arts degrees in Biblical Studies. Students should check with their college registrar office in order to verify course transfer requirements.

Visit the "Registration and Tuition" page for more information about how to register for courses through NCBC. Click on the "Undergraduate" tab.

Hope International University

Reasons Institute has partnered with Hope International University (HIU) that allows students to receive academic credit for the following courses.

  • World Religions and Science (spring term 1, 8 weeks)
  • Creation and the Bible (spring term 2)
  • Astronomy and Design (summer term 1)
  • Advanced Seminar on Astronomy and Design (summer term 2)
  • Creation vs. Evolution (fall term 1)
  • Critical Thinking Skills (fall term 2)

HIU is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC). Students should check with their college registrar office in order to verify eligibility requirements.

Eligible students may work toward a Graduate Certificate in Apologetics through Hope International University. To receive this Certificate, students must successfully complete 12 units of courses listed above through Hope International University. This short video will introduce you to this exciting opportunity.

Visit the "Registration and Tuition" page for more information about how to register for courses through HIU. Click on the "Graduate" tab.

Biola University

Reasons Institute has partnered with the Master of Arts in Science and Religion (MASR) program at Biola University to offer graduate-level credit for some of our courses.

  • Adv. Seminar on Human Origins (spring semester)
  • Adv. Seminar on the Origins of Life (fall semester)
  • World Religions and Science (fall semester)

Biola is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC). Students should check with their college registrar office in order to verify eligibility requirements.

Visit the "Registration and Tuition" page for more information about how to register for courses through Biola. Click on the "Graduate" tab.

Regent University

Reasons Institute has partnered with Regent University to help them develop a degree in Master of Science in Cosmogony (MS). Regent offers this entire graduate-level degree online. This program will launch in the Fall of 2016. More information coming soon!

Regent is accredited by a number of educational bodies. Students should check with their college registrar office in order to verify eligibility requirements.

For information regarding how to enroll in the M.S. in Cosmogony program, contact Graduate Admissions at Regent University. You can email them at info@regent.edu.

Southern Evangelical Seminary

Reasons Institute has partnered with Southern Evangelical Seminary (SES) as part of their Certificate in Scientific Apologetics. Reasons To Believe's scholar team are members of the faculty and teach courses on campus every other year.

Recordings of previous courses are available for purchase through the RTB web store.

2016 Academic Year

  • SC504 – Human Anthropology, Fazale "Fuz" Rana

2015 Academic Year

2012 Academic Year

2011 Academic Year

Visit the "Registration and Tuition" page for more information about how to register for courses through SES. Click on the "Graduate" tab.

Tozer Theological Seminary

Reasons To Believe is proud to be part of Tozer Theological Seminary. Dr. Hugh Ross is a valued member of the Tozer faculty and periodically teaches courses on campus.

Students who want to enroll or audit Dr. Ross' course at Tozer should contact Tozer Theological Seminary directly for information.

Find out how to add Reasons Institute courses to your university or seminary's course catalogue. Email us at learning@reasons.org for more information.