24 months
18000 USD/year
18000 USD/year
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Church History from Sewanee The University Of The South = is designed for those students who intend to pursue further graduate education in theology or its cognate disciplines or those who seek additional depth of knowledge in a particular field of study. 


Church History from Sewanee The University Of The South may be appropriate in some cases for those who do not plan to pursue doctoral study but who expect to teach in a specific discipline in institutions overseas.

Graduation from the School of Theology follows the successful completion of all requirements for the specified program of study and the approval of the degree by the Senate of the University upon nomination by the faculty of the School of Theology.

Graduates with Church History from Sewanee The University Of The South will:

  • gain the ability to read closely 
  • gain a foundation for informed and reflective critical analysis that is fundamental to lifelong learning and literary experiences of lasting value. 
  • examine how people in diverse times and places have addressed basic human questions about the meaning of life, the source of moral value, the nature of reality and possibility of transcendence, and to what or whom persons owe their ultimate allegiance. 
  • learn how to pose appropriate questions, how to read and interpret historical documents, and how to use methods of analysis to study social interaction prepares students to comprehend the dynamics within and among societies. 
  • understand a variety of texts: oral, visual, and written. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Old Testament
  • New Testament
  • Church History I: From the Formation of the Church to the Reformation
  • Church History II: From the Reformation to the Present
  • Moral Theology
  • Systematic Theology
  • Bibliography, Research, and Writing

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


48 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

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  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A completed application is required. 
    • Official transcripts of undergraduate work and all other post-secondary academic work are required, from each institution attended. Applicants to all programs should hold a B.A., B.S., or the equivalent from an accredited college or university.
    • An applicant whose first language is not English is required to complete the TOEFL or IELTS. Students who do not have U.S. citizenship or legal permanent residency in the United States are required to have or acquire a valid U.S. visa.
    • Two letters of recommendation 
    • An official interview is required 
    • Applicants may be required to submit writing samples.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18000 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    18000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18000 USD per year during 24 months.


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