Master of Arts (Theological Studies) – MA(TS)
This master level degree is a flexible theological studies degree program for those who are preparing for a doctoral level program, church leadership positions, or specialized lay ministry. The Master of Arts (Theological Studies) or MA(TS) degree, may also be used to investigate the relationship between a profession and issues of faith such as business, law, the arts, medicine or science.
Areas of Specialization
Required MA(TS) Courses
2 COURSES · 6 CREDITS
MA(TS) Seminar (3 credits)
Independent study resulting in a final paper (3 credits)
Specialization Area Courses
8 COURSES · 24 CREDITS
4 courses in area of specialization (12 credits)
3 courses in second area of specialization (9 credits)
1 course in third area of specialization (3 credits)
6 COURSES · 18 CREDITS
Up to 3 courses may be from the Practical Theology area.
TOTAL: 48 CREDITS
Full-time students may complete the program in two years. The MA(TS) program is a masters degree and has the following requirements: Application Materials Checklist.+ Back to Degree Programs