Master of Arts

Theology (Non-Greek Track)

Units by Discipline
Total Units Price per unit Bible Exposition Languages Philosophy Practical Ministry Research / Christian Education Spiritual Formation Theology Electives
64-66 $575 12 0 3 0 1 6 35 7-9


  • Be able to research the New Testament using the exegetical tools associated with the Greek language; or be able to research either the Old Testament or the New Testament using exegetical commentaries and certain tools designed for those with limited knowledge of Greek and Hebrew. (Students may choose a Greek or non-Greek program option).

  • Be able to dialog with cult members confidently and effectively, applying the knowledge of biblical doctrine to refute cultic errors and to utilize practical techniques of dialog with the intent to reach the cultist for Christ.

  • Be able to analyze and respond to various contemporary trends from Scripture and theology. Partly informing this analysis and response would be also an understanding of the history of modern theological trends.


Course Units
BE 517 Hermeneutics/Bible Study Methods 3
SF 501 Intro. to Spiritual Theology & Formation 3
TH 511 Theology I - Revelation & Nature of God 3
SS 510 Theological Research Methodology 1
  Emphasis or Electives 6
BE 520 Survey of Matthew-Revelation 3
HT 514 Historical Theology Survey 3
TH 512 Theology II - Works of God, Angels, Man & Sin 3
SF 503 Personal Foundations for Spiritual Formation 3
SF 505 Talbot Spiritual Direction 0
  Emphasis or Electives 4
TH 613 Theology III - Christ, Salvation and the Spirit 3
BE 519 Survey of Genesis-Malachi 3
SF 504 Spiritual Formation, Vocation & Disciplines 0
  Emphasis or Electives 11
TH 614 Theology IV - The Church and Last Things 3
  Emphasis or Electives 12
SF 505 Talbot Spiritual Direction 0
  Elective 2
  Total 64-66

BOLDED courses are available in an Online or Hybrid format

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