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Mission Studies and World Christianity

Georgia Christian University

24 months
300 USD/credit 9000 USD/year
300 USD/credit 9000 USD/year
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The purpose of the Master of Arts in Mission Studies and World Christianity (MAMSWC) at the Georgia Christian University is to integrate studies in academic and practical theology with the area of modern mission studies, with a concentration in either urban or global studies. 


The program at the Georgia Christian University includes biblical and theological foundations, cross-cultural perspectives, and analysis of historical and contemporary issues in mission, ministry skills, and missionary partnership opportunities. It integrates evangelism, community development, church planting, strategies, social concerns, contextual theology and the global mission of God.


The students who graduate from the Master of Arts in Mission Studies and World Christianity will:

  • Understand the Bible and its
  • Perceive the various concepts
  • introductory, critical, historical, geographical, and cultural background based on a hermeneutics of mission including evangelism, social responsibilities, urban mission and Missio Dei.
  • Clarify the characteristics of urban and global mission issues in terms of theology, anthropology, and sociology.
  • Be increased in an ability to academically and realistically recognize the different culture and social customs in order to understand peoples who are living there. In addition, he or she is advised to closely connect to social agencies such as the welfare department.
  • Cooperative effort in theological understanding and the role between
  • Comprehend church and mission to manage and mobilize its resources for world evangelization.the both the missionary role and indigenous leadership in the midst of our rapidly changing society and world order.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Biblical Hebrew
  • Jewish Cultures
  • Christian Scripture 
  • Religion 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application form for admission

  • $100.00 non-refundable application fee

  • A brief autobiographical statement/personal statement of faith

  • Signed Biblical Foundations Statement

  • Signed GCU Release and Assignment Form

  • Signed GCU Student Disclosure Agreement Form

  • Official transcripts of all college, university, or seminary records, showing all courses pursued, grades received, and degree(s) earned

  • Two recommendation letters completed by the references listed on the application

  • (Only for M.Div. applicant) Two-three pages describing the applicant’s conversion experience and pastoral calling

  • (Only for D. Min. applicant) Two-three pages describing the applicant’s doctoral project

  • One recent passport size photo

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    9000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 300 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    9000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 300 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Atlanta

1213 - 2208 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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