24 months
695 USD/credit 12510 USD/year
695 USD/credit 12510 USD/year
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Religious Education from New York Theological Seminary that prepares students to serve as dynamic educational leaders in a wide range of Christian ministries within churches, schools, and other institutional settings.


Religious Education from New York Theological Seminary is especially designed to prepare those who view teaching as their primary vocational calling and provides individuals with the training and skills necessary to lead, develop, and design effective educational programs that can form, renew, and transform individuals and communities. 

The program especially emphasizes the development of theoretical and practical frameworks for educational ministry through critical reflection on urban contextual realities. MARE students also have opportunities to participate in hands-on teaching and learning experiences, including field placements, cohort mentorships, peer support groups, and designated spaces for reflection and connection with experienced mentors, that integrate classroom content with their lives and ministries.

Career Pathways

  • Director of Christian Education/Spiritual Formation
  • Teacher in Primary, Secondary, or Post-secondary School
  • Director of Campus-Based Ministry

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Theological Education
  • First Testament
  • Religious Education
  • Exegesis Practicum
  • Second Testament

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




36 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Print the application and fill it out.
  • Provide a brief summary of your faith journey.
  • Provide an evaluation of your own maturity in terms of interpersonal awareness and skill in dealing with difficult and conflict relationships, both personal and professional.
  • State the reasons why you wish to pursue this master’s degree from New York Theological Seminary.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    12510 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 695 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    12510 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 695 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 USD /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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