it offers intensive training in research methods and in special fields of concentration in Religion studies. (Note: Admission to the Temple University Ph.D. program requires a separate application and the completion of qualifying examinations not required for the M.A. degree.) For those who plan to teach religious studies in community colleges or high schools, it provides advanced training in methods of research and in-depth study of the world's major religious traditions. For those in various forms of religious ministry, it offers post-graduate training and exposure to the newest research methods and developments for use in understanding their own or other religious and cultural traditions. For those who wish to bring cultural and cross-cultural analytical tools to professions such as business, government, journalism, medicine, and social work, it provides additional training in research methods and graduate-level study in the major world religious and cultural traditions. For qualified persons in the general public, it allows the opportunity to acquire competence in the study of religions, values, and cultures broadly defined, and in areas of special interest to the student.
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- Special Topics
- Foundations in Philosophy of Religion
- Foundations in Religion and the Social Sciences
- Foundations in Textual and Historical Studies in Religion
- Foundations in Religion and Psychology
- Foundations in Religion, Race, and Ethnicity
- Foundations in Hinduism
- 36 months
- 36 months
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DisciplinesReligious Studies & Theology View 739 other Masters in Religious Studies & Theology in United States
- Research your graduate degree program
- Complete online application
- Submit your supporting credentials (Statement of Goals, Transcripts, Standardized Test Scores, Letters of Recommendation, Résumé, Portfolio, Audition or Interview)
- Bachelor's Degree in Discipline/Related Discipline: A baccalaureate degree is required.
International1297 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 1297 USD per credit and a duration of 36 months.
National1297 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 1297 USD per credit and a duration of 36 months.
In-State942 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 942 USD per credit and a duration of 36 months.
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