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Master of Arts in Theology

Program Details

The Master of Arts in Theology degree offered by Newman University is intended to help students to explore the theological tradition of Catholicism as well as gain a solid grounding in that tradition. The program is intended to prepare students to teach theology in a classroom or pursue doctoral work in Theology.


  • Please request official transcripts documenting receipt of a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university
  • Please provide (1) confidential letter of recommendation
  • A typed personal essay of not more than 700 words
  • Provide an academic writing sample of approximately 8 – 10 pages

Accreditation & Licensing

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission