Master of Theological Studies

The Master of Theological Studies provides basic theological education in Bible, History, Theology, Ethics, and Apologetics. This 36-hour degree can be completed entirely online. A summative evaluation will occur at the end of the program.

Course Title Course Number Hours
Biblical Hermeneutics BIBST 3203 3
Basic Old Testament I OLDTS 3313 3
Basic Old Testament II OLDTS 3323 3
Basic New Testament I NEWTS 3313 3
Basic New Testament II NEWTS 3323 3
History of Christianity I CHAHT 3103 3
History of Christianity II CHAHT 3113 3
Baptist Heritage BPTST 3203 3
Systematic Theology I SYSTH 3003 3
Systematic Theology II SYSTH 3013 3
The Bible & Moral Issues ETHIC 4323 3
Christian Apologetics PHILO 4373 3
  Total 36

Cross-Cultural Missions Concentration

Students pursuing this concentration complete the Master of Theological Studies as indicated below. This concentration meets the IMB's requirement of 45 hours of training for the Macedonia Project.

Course Title Course Number Hours
Biblical Hermeneutics BIBST 3203 3
Basic Old Testament I OLDTS 3313 3
Basic Old Testament II OLDTS 3323 3
Basic New Testament I NEWTS 3313 3
Basic New Testament II NEWTS 3323 3
History of Christianity I CHAHT 3103 3
History of Christianity II CHAHT 3113 3
Baptist Heritage BPTST 3203 3
Systematic Theology I SYSTH 3003 3
Systematic Theology II SYSTH 3013 3
The Bible & Moral Issues MISSN 5393 3
World Religions MISSN 4333 3
Introduction to Missiology MISSN 3363 3
Missions Practicum MISSN 3100 0
Contemporary Evangelism EVANG 3303 3
Personal Evangelism Practicum EVANG 3000 0
Applied Anthropology for Biblical Church Planting MISSN 4653 3
  Total 45

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