- STM graduates will have acquired advanced knowledge of and capacity to interpret and communicate a specific aspect of one or more theological/ethical and religious traditions.
- STM graduates will be able to think critically about theological/ethical and religious traditions.
- STM graduates will be able to complete graduate level academic research in religious studies.
- Students will apply advanced knowledge of religious traditions appropriately in scholarly research.
- Students will demonstrate ability to construct and develop a substantial and sophisticated scholarly argument in religious studies.
- Students will demonstrate ability to think and write critically about religious traditions.
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- 12 months
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DisciplinesReligious Studies & Theology View 654 other Masters in Religious Studies & Theology in United States
Applicants to the STM Program must have earned a Master of Divinity Degree (or first graduate theological degree providing equivalent theological background) and demonstrate aptitude for advanced theological study. The STM application process includes:
- Official transcripts from all academic institutions attended.
- Four letters of reference – at least two must be academic, one may come from a pastor or other ministry professional, and one may come from a supervisor or friend.
- An autobiographical statement.
- A current resume.
- A two page statement of proposed focus of study.
- TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) scores are required of applicants for whom English is not a first language.
International2646 USD/moduleTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 2646 USD per module and a duration of 12 months.
National2646 USD/moduleTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 2646 USD per module and a duration of 12 months.
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