Best online masters theology badgeWhen you study theology at TMU, our small seminar style classes will help you benefit from over a century of combined local church and mission field experience, and a century and a half of combined academic experience that our published faculty has to offer.

You will also have the opportunity to participate in various academic trips, mission trips, and research opportunities.

The Master of Arts in Theology provides a foundation of knowledge and skills in the areas of classical theological studies and applied ministry, preparing you for most areas of Christian ministry. Each concentration is tailored to best prepare you for the calling God has placed on your life, whether in a vocational or non-vocational capacity, in a local or international setting, or in continuing your education by pursuing doctoral studies.

Common Areas of Study

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  • Biblical languages
  • Theology
  • Baptist history

Possible Careers

  • Vocational church ministry
  • Missions
  • Religious counseling
  • Religious professor
  • Chaplain
  • Non-profit work
  • Pastoral care coordinator
  • Christian life coordinator
  • Church relations

Advanced Track

The Master of Arts in Theology, Advanced Track, is designed for the student who has had significant undergraduate preparation in biblical and theological studies, culminating in the attainment of a baccalaureate degree in Christian Studies, Missions, or the equivalent from Truett McConnell University, or an accredited institution of like-minded theological persuasion.

Each advanced track concentration has the same targets and training, and is offered in the same locations as its non-advanced track equivalent.

Hours required for completion: 60