Duration
3 years
Intakes
Study mode
Full-time
Tuition fee (entire course)
 
Local students
USD 55,674
Foreign students
USD 55,674
Other costs
Other costs apply

About this course

The Master of Arts in Religious Studies (MARS) degree program is offered to individuals who have a BA or BS degree. It is designed to enable students to study New Church teachings at a deeper level and in closer detail. The program emphasizes theology, provides opportunities to explore some secular areas, and allows students to develop an integrative thesis. The program encourages students to relate the truths of doctrine to various academic, professional, and personal areas.

Entry Requirements

REQUIREMENTS FOR DEGREE APPLICANTS

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution or the equivalent
  • Transcript of all courses and grades from each college or university attended
  • Undergraduate GPA of at least 2.5 on a scale of 4. If the GPA is below 2.5, a Graduate Record Exam score may be accepted instead.
  • Three letters of recommendation. Recommendations should not be from close family members.
  • Statement of intent and purpose
  • Completed Application for Admission Form
  • $30 application fee

REQUIREMENTS FOR NON-DEGREE APPLICANTS

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution or the equivalent
  • Completed Summer Program application
  • Completed Application for Admission Form