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Master of Arts in Ecclesial Theology

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Credit Hours:

For those with an undergraduate degree who are seeking to earn a master’s degree, Emmaus offers a Master of Arts in Ecclesial Theology (48 hours) for a broad introduction into Biblical Studies, Christian Thought, and Ecclesial Theology. This basic master’s level program provides training and education for individuals to serve in a number of ministry and leadership roles in and for the church.

Program Requirements:

Biblical Theology:

—Old Testament I (OT 501)

—Old Testament II (OT 502)

—New Testament I (NT 501)

—New Testament II (NT 502)

—Hermeneutics (BT 501)

Historical Theology:

—The Church to the Reformation (CH 501)

—The Church from the Reformation (CH 502)

Systematic Theology:

—Theology I (TH 501)

—Theology II (TH 502)

Practical Theology:

—Christian Ethics (ET 501)

—Christian Missions (MS 501)

—Biblical Spirituality (PT 501)

Ecclesial Theology:

—Ecclesial Theology (TH 503)

—Liturgy, Word, and Sacrament (TH 504)

—Virtue and Ecclesial Formation (ET 503)

—Religious Landscapes (MS 503)

Academic Level:

48 Credit Hours


Program Tuition and Fees:


$200/Credit Hour


$9,600/Full Program

(ATS National Average: $1,137/hour; $3,411/Course; $48,576/Program of the same length)


$100/Semester Enrollment Fee*


 *Covers all Communio Intensive meals, costs, and digital library access

Available Tuition Discounts & Scholarships

25–100% Tuition Discounts for all Partner Church-Endorsed Students.


Partial and Full Scholarships available based on need and social-location. 

Not sure what degree is right for you?

Email us to find a time to talk one-on-one with a faculty member to work through your options and find the best program for you and your calling. 

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