Master of Arts in Religion - Biblical Studies Focus

The MA (Religion) - Biblical Studies (non-thesis - 52 credits / thesis - 60 credits). This focus has a core set of eleven Biblical courses upon which to build this degree. The student may then choose six electives and then finish out with either a captonse course option or a thesis option.


Department

Course ID

Course Description

Languages (15 credits)

 

BI600

Intro to Biblical Languages & Interpretation

 

BL630

Basic Hebrew Conclusion

 

BL650

Basic Greek Conclusion

 

OT7xx

Hebrew Exegesis

 

NT7xx

Greek Exegesis

Old Testament (9 credits)

 

OT625

The Pentateuch

 

OT635

The Prophets

 

OT645

The Writings

New Testament (9 credits)

 

NT625

The Gospels

 

NT635

Paul

 

NT645

Acts, General Epistles, and Revelation

 

 

Non-Thesis Option

Electives (18 credits)

 

 

 

Any 6

Elective

Capstone (1 credit)

RW749

Capstone

 

 

Thesis Option

Electives (18 credits)

 

 

 

Any 6

Elective

Research & Writing (9 credits)

 

RW701

Research & Writing

 

RW799

Thesis