Study Abroad - Cambridge, England


Basic Information:

WHERE: Ridley Hall is a permanent theological hall at Cambridge University in England, about an hour north of London.

WHAT: NCU students will take 15 credits of select Bible, Theology and Critical Thinking classes.

WHEN: Fall Semester each year.

WHO CAN PARTICIPATE: This competitive program is open by application to Biblical and Theological Studies majors, and all other students that need the corresponding 15 credits of Bible and Theology classes, either to fulfill general education, scripture core or elective credits.

CONTACT: Katy Wehr, Office Manager for the Institute for Biblical and Theological Studies.  Email, or 612-343-4767, or stop by her office Miller Hall # 248.

Basic Information:

See the press release for this new program

NCU students who take part in this program will live at Ridley Hall and participate in its community and worship life while attending a full schedule of classes through the Cambridge University Divinity Faculty. Founded in 1881, Ridley Hall is an Evangelical permanent theological hall at Cambridge University in England whose main purpose is to train undergraduate and graduate students for ministry within the Church of England.

Class choices are limited, so students are selected in part based on whether the available classes fit into their graduation requirements.  Available classes differ slightly each year, but past offerings have included:

  • Christian Ethics—CT213
  • New Testament Exegesis—NT Elective
  • Old Testament Exegesis—OT Elective
  • Gospel and Western Culture—THEO Elective
  • Biblical Greek 1A—ALAN241
  • Biblical Hebrew 1A—ALAN235