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M.A. Religious Studies in Theology
M.A. Religious Studies in Scripture
M.A. Religious Studies in Women & Religion
M.A. Religious Studies in Christian Spirituality
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M.A. RELIGIOUS STUDIES in THEOLOGY

I. Pre-requisite Course: 3 units
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   PH 201 Foundations of Philosophy (3)
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I. Basic Courses: 3 units
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   TH 201 Methods of Theological Research (3)
   SC 201 Methods of Research and Biblical Hermeneutics (3)
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II. Core Courses: 15 units
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     TH 213 Systematic Theology II (New Systematics) (3)
     TH 215 Christology (3)
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III. Major Field of Concentration 9 units
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     TH 212 Trinity (3)
     TH 222 Contemporary Moral Issues (3)
     TH 235 Theology of Mission (3)
     TH 237 Theology of Religions (3)
     SC 210 Torah (3)
     SC 221 Synoptics and Acts (3)
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V. Thesis Writing 6 units
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     Thesis Writing A (3)
     Thesis Writing B (3)
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VI. Comprehensive Examinations Required
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Total Units         36 units



M.A. RELIGIOUS STUDIES in SCRIPTURE Back to top

I. Pre-requisite Courses: 3 units
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   PH 201 Foundations of Philosophy (3)
   SC 252 Biblical Language (3)
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I. Basic Courses: 3 units
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   TH 201 Methods of Theological Research (3)
   SC 201 Methods of Research and Biblical Hermeneutics (3)
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II. Core Courses: 15 units
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     SC210 Torah (3)
     SC 221 Synoptics and Acts (3)
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III. Major Field of Concentration 18 units
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     TH 212 Psalms with Wisdom Literature (3)
     SC 211 Prophets (3)
     SC 223" Pauline Letters (3)
     SC 222 Johanine Literature (3)
     TH 215 Christology (3)
     TH 213 Systematic Theology II (New Systematics) (3)
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V. Thesis Writing 6 units
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     Thesis Writing A (3)
     Thesis Writing B (3)
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VI. Comprehensive Examinations Required
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Total Units         36 units



M.A. RELIGIOUS STUDIES in WOMEN AND RELIGION Back to top

I. Basic Courses: 6 units
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   TH 204 Methods of Feminist Research (3)
   SC 201 Methods of Research and Biblical Hermeneutics (3)
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II. Core Courses: 15 units
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     TH 206 Christology from the Feminist Perspective (3)
     TH 239 Feminist Theologies (3)
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III. Major Courses 12 units
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     TH 223 Feminist Ethics (3)
     HS 230 Women in Church History (3)
     TH 229 Women in Major Religions (3)
     SP 236 Feminist Spirituality (3)
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IV. Two (2) Elective Courses 6 units
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V. Thesis Writing 6 units
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     Thesis Writing A (3)
     Thesis Writing B (3)
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VI. Comprehensive Examination        Required
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Total Units         36 units



M.A. RELIGIOUS STUDIES in CHRISTIAN SPIRITUALITY Back to top

I. Pre-requisite Course: 3 units
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   PH 201 Foundations of Philosophy (3)
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I. Basic Courses: 3 units
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   TH 201 Methods of Theological Research (3)
   SP 201 Hermeneutics of Spirituality (3)
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II. Core Courses: 15 units
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     SP 244 Understanding Forms of Asian Spirituality
                and Culture (3)
     TH 215 Christology (3)
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III. Major Courses 9 units
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     SP 237 Emerging Forms of Spirituality (3)
     SP 245 Methods of Spiritual Accompaniment (3)
     PY 220 Spiritual Development and Psychological
                Maturity (3)
     SP 236 Feminist Spirituality (3)
     TH 212 Trinity (3)
     SC 210 Torah (3)
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V. Thesis Writing 6 units
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     Thesis Writing A (3)
     Thesis Writing B (3)
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VI. Comprehensive Examination
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Total Units         36 units



All enrollees to the MA Program must have finished the following AB Courses:

      PH 103 Fundamentals of Philosophy
      TH 114 Introduction to Theology
      TH 117 Ecclesiology
      TH 120 Fundamental Moral Theology
      HS 123 Church History
      SC 101 Introduction to the Old Testament
      SC 102 Introduction to the New Testament
      GS 101 Gender Studies: A Theological Perspective

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