Academic Master of Arts / History of Christianity
Luther Seminary

Program Details

An Academic Master of Arts degree in the History of Christianity is available through Luther Seminary.  Students will build a strong understanding of Christianity today through the study of religious historical and cultural contexts.  This program is helpful to those pursuing further graduate studies in this field.   

Courses cover the following broad topics:

  • Bible
  • History of Christianity
  • Systematic theology

Students will be frequently engaged in dialogue with scholars in the field.  Graduates may go on to serve in congregational, community, and academic settings for the church and the world.  Take on an academic master’s with Luther Seminary and enhance your knowledge and skills for more effective vocational work.


  • Regionally accredited bachelor's degree or equivalent
  • Cumulative 3.0 GPA or higher
  • Essay or faith statement
  • Official transcripts
  • Three letters of recommendation

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission
Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools