Master of Arts in Theological Studies
Abilene Christian University

Program Details

The online Master of Arts in Theological Studies program is designed for students who want to deepen their theological foundation and gain greater competence in selected areas of religious knowledge.  The flexible curriculum features many elective hours that allow you to personalize the degree to meet your interests and goals.  Courses provide personal enrichment and advanced study of theological disciplines for those who do not aspire to become professional ministers.  You will gain general competence in fundamental biblical, historical, theological, and related disciplines while focusing on a particular area of concentrated study.  This program is deeply rooted in Christian values and helps students become Christian leaders through a rigorous educational experience.


  • Official transcripts
  • A cumulative undergraduate approximate B average or above in the area of focus or related area and evidence of an overall productive GPA
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • A writing sample
  • A bachelor's degree

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges