M.A. On Campus

Theology and Religious Studies

Marquette University

24 months
500 USD/credit
500 USD/credit
Tuition fee
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The Theology and Religious Studies department at Marquette University offers master's and doctoral programs aimed at giving students an integrated approach to theological studies, emphasizing, within theological specialties, the interaction of Judaism and Christianity in antiquity, and in historical, systematic and ethical approaches to theology.


The Theology and Religious Studies programs at Marquette University seek to develop scholars who can make significant contributions to theological research and writing and to prepare college and high school teachers who can teach a broad range of courses. 

The programme

This broad theological background has enabled program graduates to enjoy enviable success in securing teaching positions in over 200 colleges and universities, in church work and ministry and in a variety of other educationally related institutions.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Digging the Bible
  • The Bible in the Jewish Community
  • Women in the Bible

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Rolling admission, which means you may apply any time before the following dates


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Read all application instructions prior to beginning an application.
  • A completed application form and fee online.
  • Official transcripts from all current and previous colleges/universities except Marquette.
  • Three letters of recommendation.
  • A brief statement of purpose that includes: reasons for wanting to enter the program, vocational objectives, special areas of interest, and reasons for selecting Marquette's program.
  • For M.A. applicants only: GRE scores (General Test only).
  • M.A. applicants without an undergraduate degree in theology: a list of all college work in theology.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    500 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 500 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    500 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 500 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Milwaukee

1066 - 1767 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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