The Master of Arts (Theological Studies) program is designed for students who desire advanced academic training in biblical studies or theology and ethics in preparation for teaching in Christian schools or colleges. It may also serve as the foundation for doctoral studies in biblical studies or theology and ethics.
- Can be earned in 24 months (if done on a full-time basis)
- Courses taught by professors who are recognized scholars in the fields of Biblical Studies and Theology and Ethics
- Biblical languages required
- Prepares students to teach in Christian schools and colleges
- Develops a basic foundation in the biblical and theological disciplines
- Offers specialized training in either Biblical Studies or Theology and Ethics
- Suits students with a B.A. in Bible and interest in a Ph.D. in Bible or theology.
The Graduate School of Theology is accredited by the Association of Theological Schools (ATS). Azusa Pacific University is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).
ATS Commission on Accrediting
10 Summit Park Drive
Pittsburgh, PA 15275
Phone: (412) 788-6505
Fax: (412) 788-6510
Western Association of Schools and Colleges
985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100
Alameda, CA 94501
Phone: (510) 748-9001
Fax: (510) 748-9797
Azusa Pacific University continues to be recognized annually among the nation’s best colleges, landing in the most prestigious category of U.S.News & World Report’s America’s Best Colleges 2014 rankings (Tier One, No. 173), and being named 1 of 124 institutions in The Princeton Review’s Best Western Colleges 2014.