Master of Arts in Theology

The Master of Arts in Theology is a 48-credit graduate degree designed to provide advanced training in theological and biblical studies. This program is especially valuable for Bible school teachers and administrators, as well as those who wish to go on to doctoral studies.

Admission Requirements

Course Description

General CoreCredits
BIB 528 Hermeneutics3
BOT 508 Old Testament Introduction** or BNT 509 New Testament Introduction**3
MCH 510 Foundations for Ministry or MCH 522 Foundations for Christian Education or MCE 541 College Teaching3
Theological CoreCredits
BOT 610 Old Testament Theology** or BNT 611 New Testament Theology**3
THE 580 Perspectives in Pentecostalism3
THE 530 Systematic Theology I or 531 Systematic Theology II3
One Theology Course3
Church History/Historical TheologyCredits
Choose any HIS3
Research/ElectivesCredits
RES 536 Research Methods I3
RES 537 Reseach Method II - Statistics or RES 538 Research Methods II - Non-Statistics3
*Three (3 ) elective courses from any Bible, History, Pentecostal Studies, Theology, Philosophy, Education, and/or Counseling9
Old Testament ConcentrationCredits
BHE 510 Hebrew III3
BGR Any Exegesis3
Any two Old Testament courses6
New Testament ConcentrationCredits
BGR 510 Greek III3
BHE Any Exegesis3
Any two New Testament courses6
Theology ConcentrationCredits
THE 530 Systematic Theology I or THE 531 Systematic Theology II3
Any three Theology courses9