Master of Arts

New Testament

Units by Discipline
Total Units Price per unit Bible Exposition Intercultural Studies Languages Philosophy Practical Ministry Research / Christian Education Spiritual Formation Theology Electives
49 $621 3 0 19 0 0 0 7 9 11


Whether you are pursuing church-based ministry, advanced academic study, or desire to deepen your understanding of the Scriptures, this degree will provide you a thorough grounding in the language and literature of the New Testament. You will become competent in Greek exegesis and in understanding the historical-cultural setting of the New Testament canon. You will learn to navigate current issues in the field of New Testament studies and provide relevant, biblically-informed responses to those seeking to understand the New Testament. 

You won't do this alone. At Talbot, you will join a community of scholar-practitioners who are committed to the Bible and your spiritual growth as you receive a first-rate theological education with our flexible degree program. Choose from various course formats that will allow you to move quickly and conveniently through your program. 

This program is available to students on campus, online, or in a hybrid format.



Course Units
TTBE 519  Old Testament Survey pre-req
TTBE 520 New Testament Survey pre-req
TTBE 517 Hermeneutics and Bible Study Methods 3
TTSF 501 Introduction to Spiritual Theology and Formation 3
TTSF 503 Personal Foundations for Spiritual Formation 3
TTSF 504 Spiritual Formation, Vocation, and the Disciplines 1
TTSF 505 Talbot Spiritual Direction I 0
TTSF 506 Talbot Spiritual Direction II 0
TTTH 521 Theology I: God, Scripture, Creation 3
TTTH 522 Theology II: Christ, Humanity, Sin, Salvation 3
TTTH 623 Theology III: Spirit, Church, Last Things 3
TTNT 501 Beginning Greek I 3
TTNT 502 Beginning Greek II 3
TTNT 503 Introduction to Exegesis 3
TTNT 604 Exegesis in the Gospels 3
TTNT 605 Exegesis in the Epistles 3
TTNT 610 Readings in New Testament Greek 2
TTNT 701 The World of the New Testament 2
  New Testament Exegesis and Theology elective courses 8
  General elective courses 3
  Total 49

Starting fall 2017, this program will not only be available on campus or as a hybrid program but will also be fully online.

View the 2017-2018 course catalog.

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