Master On Campus

Theological Studies

Anderson University - Indiana

12 months
470 USD/credit 23030 USD/year
470 USD/credit 23030 USD/year
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Theology and Christian Ministry is an academic degree at Anderson University - Indiana that must be completed on campus. While not intended for those seeking ordination, the Theological Studies degree may serve those interested in personal enrichment or teaching Bible and theology whether in the local church or in higher education.


Those in lay ministry will find the Theological Studies degree (non-thesis track) at Anderson University - Indiana a preparation for serving as leaders within the context of the local church or other ministries. This MTS seminary degree covers a broad spectrum of courses from theology and Bible to church history.

Those interested in future doctoral studies will discover the MTS degree (thesis track) serves as a path for making this next academic vocational step. The MTS degree (thesis track) introduces seminary students to Bible, theology, and church history, as well as biblical languages. In addition to these core studies, the student completes academic research culminating in a thesis.

Ministry Preparation

Ministry preparation within Anderson University’s School of Theology and Christian Ministry is rooted in some important values. First of all, we value Scripture. Faculty take the Bible seriously and encourage students to read it, take seriously its claims, become familiar with its stories, and work with critical questions about how it came to be and how it is used.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Orientation to Graduate Theological Studies
  • Hermeneutics and Critical Reflection in Theological Education
  • Faith and Life Through the Hebrew Scriptures
  • New Testament Seminar: Jesus and the Caesars
  • Faith Seeking Understanding

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

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49 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Achieve an undergraduate grade point average of 3.0 or higher.
  • Write an academic paper according to guidelines available from the Office of Student Development. 
  • Interview with a full-time AU seminary faculty member (in the area of Bible, church history, theology, or mission), and receive that faculty member’s written recommendation that this degree is an appropriate one given the prospective student’s vocational and educational goals.
  • Complete all admission requirements by August 1 (for fall admission) or December 1 (for spring admission).
  • Tuition Fee

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    • International

      23030 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 470 USD per credit during 12 months.
    • National

      23030 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 470 USD per credit during 12 months.

    Living costs for Anderson

    861 - 1393 USD /month
    Living costs

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


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