Master of Arts in Religion
Graceland University

Program Details

Graceland University offers an online Master of Arts in Religion degree program.  This program approaches courses from a Community of Christ denominational view but students can substitute approved denomination-specific coursework if desired.  The curriculum provides a strong academic foundation in biblical studies, Christian history, and theology.  Courses are taught with a unique blend of religious theory and practical studies that help students meet a variety of learning objectives and are taught by scholars and religion professionals that make the study of religion stimulating and worthwhile. 

Courses may include:

  • Christian Theology 
  • Introduction to the Hebrew Bible
  • New Testament – Gospels and Acts 
  • New Testament – Letters and Apocalypse
  • History of Christian Thought I


  • Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4-point scale, or the equivalent from a non-U.S. institution
  • Official transcripts
  • Three references

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission