Distance learning MA Programs in Theology 2020

An MA or Master of Arts degree is obtained by students after completing a one- to two-year program studying History, English or other fine arts or humanities subjects. MA studies are most often a mix of research and coursework.Although some people study theology to prepare for a particular religious order, others study it to understand the divine. Through reviewing religious and philosophical beli… Read more

An MA or Master of Arts degree is obtained by students after completing a one- to two-year program studying History, English or other fine arts or humanities subjects. MA studies are most often a mix of research and coursework.

Although some people study theology to prepare for a particular religious order, others study it to understand the divine. Through reviewing religious and philosophical beliefs throughout history, students can gain a better grasp not only on each of the specific traditions but also on people’s beliefs in general.

Even though my attend distant learning classes online, several universities hold commencement at several locations. You could even stop taking classes for many weeks during the year without withdrawing and without throwing your student loans into repayment. That is a strong argument many people look at when enrolling in distance learning classes.

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Evangelische Theologische Faculteit, Leuven
Leuven, Belgium

The Master of Arts in Theology and Religious Studies (120 ECTS – 2 years) equips you to teach, lead organizations and churches, and participate in current theological debates ... Read more

The Master of Arts in Theology and Religious Studies (120 ECTS – 2 years) equips you to teach, lead organizations and churches, and participate in current theological debates relevant to Church and society. Read less
MA
01 Sep 2020
Full-time
2 years
15 Sep 2018
English
Campus
 
St John's College
Nottingham, United Kingdom

This post-graduate degree in theology, ministry, and mission, is validated by Durham University as part of the Common Awards scheme. It is an opportunity to develop theologica ... Read more

This post-graduate degree in theology, ministry, and mission, is validated by Durham University as part of the Common Awards scheme. It is an opportunity to develop theological studies, ideal for those engaged in any service in the Church, either lay or ordained. Read less
MA
04 Sep 2020
Part-time
3 years
31 Aug 2018
English
Online
 
The Aga Khan University: ​​Institute for the Study of Muslim Civilisations
London, United Kingdom

Based in central London, the Aga Khan University Institute for the Study of Muslim Civilisations (ISMC) two-year MA Programme offers a distinctive way of understanding Muslim ... Read more

Based in central London, the Aga Khan University Institute for the Study of Muslim Civilisations (ISMC) two-year MA Programme offers a distinctive way of understanding Muslim civilisations as they have evolved over time; stresses the plurality and complexity of past and present Muslim cultures, studying them as part of world cultures; employs the tools of the social sciences and humanities as a framework for learning... Read less
MA
01 Aug 2020
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
Bishop Grosseteste University
Lincoln, United Kingdom

Our Theology & Religious Studies Masters course will take you on a journey from the religious worlds of the great Western traditions to the mystical world of the ancient E ... Read more

Our Theology & Religious Studies Masters course will take you on a journey from the religious worlds of the great Western traditions to the mystical world of the ancient East. It will cover the burning contemporary issues that surround Religious Studies today and delve into life’s great questions. You will be able to explore the ideas and curiosity that have gripped the human race from the time we began to decorate the walls of our caves until the time we launched ourselves beyond our stratosphere and into outer space. Read less
MA
01 Oct 2020
Full-time
Part-time
English
Campus
 
KU Leuven: Faculty of Theology and Religious Studies
Leuven, Belgium

Theology students today are faced with the momentous task of contributing to modern culture. This requires a thorough and interdisciplinary academic training. With this in min ... Read more

Theology students today are faced with the momentous task of contributing to modern culture. This requires a thorough and interdisciplinary academic training. With this in mind, the Faculty of Theology and Religious Studies insists on developing well-rounded and highly trained scholars with critical minds. The two-year Research Master equips students to function as experts in Church and society and prepares them for further research specifically oriented towards the Doctoral Program in Theology. Read less
MA
01 Sep 2020
Full-time
Part-time
2 years
01 Mar 2018
English
Campus
 
The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary
Louisville, USA

The Master of Arts is the basic master’s level program to provide education and training for individuals to serve in a variety of ministry leadership roles. For those called t ... Read more

The Master of Arts is the basic master’s level program to provide education and training for individuals to serve in a variety of ministry leadership roles. For those called to ministry in today’s challenging and changing world, Southern Seminary offers the best preparation possible. Read less
MA
01 Aug 2020
Online & Campus Combined
Full-time
Part-time
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
Drew University
Madison, USA

This is one of the most urgent questions of our time—and a complicated one with no easy answers. For those ready to tackle it, the Master of Arts in Religion (M.A.R.) degree i ... Read more

This is one of the most urgent questions of our time—and a complicated one with no easy answers. For those ready to tackle it, the Master of Arts in Religion (M.A.R.) degree invites you to study the world as it is shaped by religious inheritances, ideas, passions and ways of life. Read less
MA
26 Aug 2020
Online & Campus Combined
Full-time
English
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
University of Northwestern St. Paul
Saint Paul, USA

Learn advanced principles of biblical interpretation from internationally recognized professors and how to apply them to central theological issues. The theological studies gr ... Read more

Learn advanced principles of biblical interpretation from internationally recognized professors and how to apply them to central theological issues. The theological studies graduate degree examines biblical studies, systematic theology, apologetics, and ethics. This degree prepares you to teach in a church or academic setting. Read less
MA
01 Sep 2020
Full-time
Part-time
18 months
English
Campus
Online
 
Protestant Theological University
Amsterdam, Netherlands + 1 More

The Master of Theology is an English-taught intensive master’s programme, accredited by the Dutch-Flemish accreditation organisation. It starts in September each academic year ... Read more

The Master of Theology is an English-taught intensive master’s programme, accredited by the Dutch-Flemish accreditation organisation. It starts in September each academic year and lasts for one year (60 ECTS). Read less
MA
01 Sep 2020
Full-time
01 Apr 2018
English
Campus
 
University of San Francisco - School of Education
San Francisco, USA + 3 More

The master's program in Catholic Educational Leadership prepares graduates for effective leadership as administrators in Catholic elementary and secondary schools and for dioc ... Read more

The master's program in Catholic Educational Leadership prepares graduates for effective leadership as administrators in Catholic elementary and secondary schools and for diocesan positions. The program consists of 30 credits, 24 of which are core credits. Read less
MA
01 Sep 2020
Part-time
English
Campus
 
Istanbul Sehir University
Istanbul, Turkey

ŞEHİR Islamic Studies Graduate Program awaits its students with an academic staff featuring prominent names in the fields of contemporary Islamic world and classical Islamic s ... Read more

ŞEHİR Islamic Studies Graduate Program awaits its students with an academic staff featuring prominent names in the fields of contemporary Islamic world and classical Islamic sciences in particular who have embraced an interdisciplinary approach in their research for Islamic studies, evaluates the traditional knowledge in accordance with modern needs by taking into consideration the new developments and processes and promises to provide their students with an efficient and guiding consultancy. Read less
MA
01 Sep 2020
Full-time
6 semesters
15 Oct 2020
Turkish
Campus
 
Georgetown University - Graduate School of Arts & Sciences
Washington, USA

The Arabic and Islamic Studies M.A. program at Georgetown seeks to advance knowledge and understanding of classical and modern Islamic thought and to provide an understanding ... Read more

The Arabic and Islamic Studies M.A. program at Georgetown seeks to advance knowledge and understanding of classical and modern Islamic thought and to provide an understanding of Arabophone culture and intellectual history in the pre-modern and modern periods. With a special emphasis on Arabic textual traditions, the program offers graduate training in the study of the languages, literature, and thought of the Islamic world, and introduces students to scholarly approaches to the study of Islam. Read less
MA
01 Aug 2020
Full-time
Part-time
16 Dec 2019
English
Campus
 
Pan Africa Christian University
Nairobi, Kenya + 1 More

The Master of Arts in Pentecostal and Charismatic Studies program equips scholars to adequately investigate and document Pentecostal and Charismatic phenomena in Global South.

The Master of Arts in Pentecostal and Charismatic Studies program equips scholars to adequately investigate and document Pentecostal and Charismatic phenomena in Global South. Read less
MA
01 Jan 2020
Full-time
English
Campus
 
Nalanda University
Delhi, India + 1 More

The School fosters critical thinking and explore the wider cultural and historical context of Buddhism in individual regions of Asia.

The School fosters critical thinking and explore the wider cultural and historical context of Buddhism in individual regions of Asia. Read less
MA
01 Jul 2020
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
Radboud University
Nijmegen, Netherlands

The main emphasis in the three-year Master's programme in Theology at Radboud University is on research on Christian belief in contemporary society. The tension between univer ... Read more

The main emphasis in the three-year Master's programme in Theology at Radboud University is on research on Christian belief in contemporary society. The tension between universal truth claims within belief systems and the diverse cultural contexts in which they are expressed is the central focus of the programme. Read less
MA
01 Sep 2020
Full-time
3 years
01 Apr 2020
English
Campus