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Abilene Christian University

24 months
731 USD/credit 17544 USD/year
731 USD/credit 17544 USD/year
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The Master of Arts in Theology from Abilene Christian University offers rigorous academic training in theological research and scholarship. 

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Key facts

Theology from Abilene Christian University will equip you with skills and knowledge to engage and deploy the resources of the Christian tradition in order to advance the practice of theology in the church, the academy and contemporary society.

You will develop as a reader, researcher, writer and thinker through critical and constructive engagement with the Christian tradition and contemporary scholarship.

Graduates with Theology from Abilene Christian University will:

  • have critical facility with the most important primary sources and issues of scholarly discussion in biblical studies, theology, or church history
  • have ability to use the best current methods of research in one of the following disciplines: biblical studies, theology, or church history
  • demonstrate ability to produce scholarly contributions in their field of study

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Systematic Theology
  • Contemporary Religious Thought
  • Research Problems in Theology
  • Theological Explorations
  • Philosophy of Religion 
  • Critical Interpretation of the Old Testament 
    • Critical Interpretation of the New Testament 

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    • Full-time
      • 24 months

    Start dates & application deadlines


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    General requirements

    • A completed application and application fee;
    • An official transcript of all previous colleges attended. The transcript must indicate an earned bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited college or university or equivalent; 
    • A cumulative undergraduate GPA of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale;
    • Two letters of recommendation (may be submitted through the online application);
    • A purpose statement 
    • GST Writing Assessment (a brief evaluation of academic writing skills).

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      17544 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 731 USD per credit during 24 months.
    • National

      17544 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 731 USD per credit during 24 months.

    Living costs for Abilene

    932 - 1728 USD /month
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