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Master of Arts (MA) in Biblical and Christian Studies

Concordia University of Edmonton offers a Master of Arts (MA) in Biblical and Christian Studies that encourages a comprehensive approach to research, writing, pedagogy and communication skills.

You will be prepared with the knowledge and skills that will qualify you for PhD programs internationally in the broad field of Biblical and Religious Studies. You will acquire scholarly ability through the preparation and defence of a major thesis, expand your communication skills in seminar settings and increase your understanding of how Christian tradition serves as the foundation of western cultural identity and civilization.

You will receive instruction in a variety of graduate courses and will write your thesis in one of these areas: Old or New Testament, historical theology, or Christian philosophy.

Our students come from multiple religious and non-religious backgrounds.

This program is accredited by the Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada (AUCC) and the Canadian Association for Graduate Studies (CAGS).

When you come to Concordia University of Edmonton, you will master the skills, garner the knowledge, and create the connections you need to secure a job, discover the world, and build your future.

Associated careers and further areas of study include, but are not limited to, humanitarian and church related work, education, non-profit, journalism, fine arts, law and politics.

Meet the faculty