Master of Theological Studies

While the student is not required to seek the Doctor of Theological Studies, this degree is the first step toward achieving the Doctor of Theological Studies in Bethany’s seminary division. Students working on the course requirements for this program continue to explore greater depths in Theology.

PREREQUISITES

Prerequisite for enrollment in this program is an earned Bachelor’s degree with a concentration in Bible or with a Theology major or its equivalent from Bethany or an acceptable college. To receive this degree, the student must complete the following 60 Semester Hour program:

COURSE REQUIREMENTS

Bi-511 Introduction to Old Test.
Bi-505 Mosaic Writings
Bi-504 Life of Christ
Bi-507 Gospel of John
Bi-506 Romans
Bi-502 Hebrews
Bi-510 Isaiah
Ph-503 Advanced Hermeneutics
Hi-501 Christianity Through the Ages
Th-503 Christian Theology
Total SH:

3 SH
3 SH
3 SH
3 SH
3 SH
3 SH
3 SH
3 SH
3 SH
3 SH
30

 

Th-502 Dispensationalism
Th-505 Eschatology
Th-501 Directed Reading (Divine Covenants)
Ph-501 Intro. To Philosophy
Ph-502 Comparative Religions
Hi-502 Christianity Through the Ages II
Pm-604 Pastoral Ministry
Pm-603 Advanced Homiletics
Th-506 Independent Research
Total SH:

3 SH
3 SH
3 SH
3 SH
3 SH
3 SH
3 SH
3 SH
6 SH
30

 

Successful completion of the Master of Theological Studies program prepares the student for the Doctor of Theological Studies degree.