Master of Arts in Old Testament Studies
Amridge University

Program Details

The online Master of Arts in Old Testament Studies is designed for students interested in gaining a background in the Old Testament.  Students will become proficient with the Hebrew language, including studying texts in the Hebrew Old Testament, and with Old Testament interpretation.  Courses involve studying Old Testament backgrounds and emphasize proper contextual interpretation and scholarly biblical research and writing.  Graduates will have developed scholarly, professional approaches to interpreting the Old Testament and will have a proper foundation for students to pursue the Doctor of Philosophy in Biblical Studies in Old Testament offered by Amridge University. 

Upon program completion, you will be able to:

  • Demonstrate exegetical skills in interpreting passages from the Hebrew Bible
  • Demonstrate mastery of principles of textual criticism
  • Establish the best text choices
  • Implement an objective approach to interpreting the Old Testament

Requirements

  • Official transcript
  • A bachelor's degree from an accredited institution

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges