Master of Arts - Christian Studies

Overview

The Master of Arts - Christian Studies prepares you with a foundational education in biblical studies, theology and personal ministry formation. You will deepen your understanding of the gospel and how it can be lived out in all areas of life - at home, at work, in your community and church - to effectively serve where God has called you and confidently disciple others in their Christian faith. You can also focus your degree in one of a number of areas of study, including Apologetics, Chaplaincy and Spiritual Care, Church Ministries and more.

*The Master of Arts - Christian Studies contains 54 credit hours and can be done in two years of full time study, or over several years of part-time study.

Course Outline

Research & Writing
RES 502 - Research Strategies
MCS 81 - Graduating Project


Biblical Studies
BIB 500 - Introduction to Biblical Studies
BIB 505 - Biblical Hermeneutics
BOT ___ - Old Testament Elective
BNT ___ - New Testament Elective


Theological Studies
THS 540 - Introduction to Theology
THS 571 - Believers' Church Theology
THS ___ - Theology Elective


History & Culture Studies
THS 680 - Christianity and Culture
HIS ___ - Denominational History and Theology


Leadership Formation
CLD 510 - Foundations of Christian Leadership
CLD ___ - Leadership Elective


Electives
6 Elective Courses (can be taken in any area)


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Areas of Study

Apologetics
Deepen your overall understanding of the scriptures, theology, personal spiritual formation and ministry skills to live out the gospel in all areas of life.

Biblical Studies
Deepen your overall understanding of the scriptures, theology, personal spiritual formation and ministry skills to live out the gospel in all areas of life.

Chaplaincy and Spiritual Care
Deepen your overall understanding of the scriptures, theology, personal spiritual formation and ministry skills to live out the gospel in all areas of life.

Church History
Deepen your overall understanding of the scriptures, theology, personal spiritual formation and ministry skills to live out the gospel in all areas of life.

Church Ministries
Deepen your overall understanding of the scriptures, theology, personal spiritual formation and ministry skills to live out the gospel in all areas of life.

Leadership
Deepen your overall understanding of the scriptures, theology, personal spiritual formation and ministry skills to live out the gospel in all areas of life.

Septuagint Studies
Deepen your overall understanding of the scriptures, theology, personal spiritual formation and ministry skills to live out the gospel in all areas of life.

Theological Studies
Deepen your overall understanding of the scriptures, theology, personal spiritual formation and ministry skills to live out the gospel in all areas of life.

Apply

ACTS Seminaries welcomes applicants who confess faith in Jesus, are members in or connected with a local church, and possess a desire for academic and spiritual growth within the ACTS Seminaries community. A completed bachelor degree from an accredited university or college is the standard academic prerequisite.

Step 1 - choose your degree program
Step 2 - fill out the application form at http://apply.twu.ca
Step3 - submit your references and transcripts

The seminaries that constitute the Associated Canadian Theological Schools admit qualified women and men of any race, nationality or ethnic origin. Please note that meeting the minimum admission requirements does not guarantee admission. ACTS may consider applicants who do not meet the minimum academic requirements, provided they can demonstrate the ability to succeed at the graduate level.

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