Concordia’s Master of Arts (MA) in Biblical and Christian Studies encourages a comprehensive approach to develop a high level of competence in research, writing, teaching and communication skills. Through this program, students are:
Students in the Master of Arts in Biblical and Christian Studies will receive instruction in a variety of graduate courses and will write their thesis in one of the following areas:
Each student will complete five courses (15 credits) in the above areas of concentration, one course (3 credits) in Methodology, and a Thesis (12 credits) for a total of 30 credits needed to complete the program.
In addition a foreign language requirement must be satisfied. The usual foreign language requirement is a reading ability in a language other than English that is most relevant to the student’s research.
Please visit the Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies website for further information and detailed Faculty research areas.