Degree Requirements

Graduation Requirements

Master of Arts in Christian Studies Degree Requirements (comparable with direct-instruction requirements)

  • Total credit hours: 60
  • The passing grade point average is 2.7 (B-) or above.
  • Degree program duration: minimum 2 years, maximum 7 years

 

MACS online course arrangement (2 years)

 

The First Year

Credit Hours

The Second Year

Credit Hours

 

CH501 Church History: An Overview

3

OT521 Studies in the Historical Books

3

OT582 Old Testament Theology & Message

3

NT531 Studies in Pauline Epistles

3

NT501 New Testament Theology & Message

3

ST502 Systematic Theology II

3

SP501 Spiritual Formation

1.5

TH571 Biblical Theology

3

TH502 Theological Research Method

1.5

PM501 A Survey of Pastoral Studies

3

 

12

 

15

Summer

ST501 Systematic Theology I

3

 PE501 Practicum

0

PE502 Short-term practicum

0

 

3

 

0

 

OT511 The Pentateuch

3

OT533 Studies in Minor Prophets

3

PC531 Counseling

3

ST503 Systematic Theology III

3

NT511 The Gospels

3

MC511 A Survey of Missiology

3

NT581 Hermeneutics

3

ET501 Christian Ethics

3

NT551 Studies in General Epistles (Elective)

3

MC531 Spiritual Strategy & Leadership (Elective)

3

 

15

 

1

* New class enrollment will be conducted twice per year for the Spring and Fall classes. Each class will begin with
   the first year’s Theological Research Method. A TA will follow up with the details of course-arrangement.

* GETS keeps the right to cancel or change courses.