M.A. Online Blended

Biblical and Theological Studies

Moody Bible Institute

12 months
460 USD/credit 13800 USD/year
460 USD/credit 13800 USD/year
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The Master of Arts [Biblical and Theological Studies] is a 30-hour, one-year academic graduate program offered by Moody Theological Seminary for Moody Bible Institute graduates.


Building on the Moody undergraduate core curriculum, it is designed particularly for students who wish to supplement their ministry majors at the undergraduate level with further education focusing on biblical and theological studies at the graduate level.

The Biblical and Theological Studies program is designed primarily for graduates of Moody Bible Institute who did not major in Bible or Theology.


Students who successfully complete the requirements for the Master of Arts [Biblical and Theological Studies] should be able to:

  • Engage in competent research and writing at the graduate level
  • Be conversant in significant matters related to theological prolegomena and biblical hermeneutics
  • Articulate the distinction between the biblical and theological disciplines as well as their interrelationships
  • Discuss matters related to the nature, content, and method of biblical and historical theology
  • Pursue further research in particular biblical books and/or theological topics
  • Think critically about contemporary issues and developments from a biblical-theological perspective

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Orientation Seminar
  • Historical Theology 
  • Biblical Theology 
  • Biblical and Theological Studies Electives

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


Blended, Online

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete and submit online application
  • Support doctrinal qualifications for students
  • Write autobiographical essays
  • Provide two references (Not applicable to CMHC Applicants)
  • Pay nonrefundable application fee
  • Transcript Evaluation

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13800 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 460 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    13800 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 460 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Chicago

1297 - 2491 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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