Philosophy of Religion

The Master of Arts in Philosophy of Religion prepares persons for entrance into a PhD program for the purpose of teaching within an academic setting or working within church ministries designed to have an effective voice in the public square. It is also a preparatory degree for those who wish to do work in philosophical theology or in cultural missions.

  • Available as Distance Learning

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At a Glance

  • 4

    Master of Arts Research hours

  • 36

    Philosophy of Religion hours

  • 40

    Total Credit hours

Program Courses

Every class, no matter if it's in person or online, no matter the subject at hand, is one that prepares you as a missionary and leader first and academic second.

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MA in Context

What can I do with this degree?

  • Teach apologetics in the local church

  • Help grow a conversational outreach ministry through the local church

  • Teach apologetics at the undergraduate level

  • Pursue a Ph.D. in an effort to become a professor

Additional Information

Students applying to this program must have a Bachelor’s degree with at least a 3.0 GPA, as well as 6 hours of theological studies (an introductory philosophy course is required). All of the prerequisites are at the baccalaureate level or higher.

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