The MA in Theological Studies is an intentionally broad initial degree in theological studies. Combining academic rigor and spiritual depth, and incorporating biblical, theological, historical, global, and practical ministry studies, in order to equip students for multi-faceted service to Christ.
WHY STUDY THEOLOGICAL STUDIES AT TRINITY FLORIDA?
The MATS at Trinity Florida is a program of Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, one of the most respected and well-known seminaries in the United States and globally. The courses embody core values at Trinity: Worshipping in Faithfulness, Mentoring in Hope, and Building Bridges in Love. The biblical and theological foundations built through the program lead to practical ministry outcomes through mentored ministry experiences and personal ministry assessment.
Whether you are already serving in ministry or exploring your call to Christian service, the MATS will help prepare you to be an effective servant of Christ Jesus. The program is also an ideal option if your field of Christian service in the marketplace.
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ONLINE, ON-SITE OR HYBRID PROGRAMS
Flexible-scheduling options to fit your schedule.
Upon review, your previous credits may count towards your TIU-Florida degree
INTEGRATED CHRISTIAN VALUES AND TEACHINGS
Professional degree programs that infuse the values and teachings of the Gospel.
The MA/Theological Studies program prepares graduates for further theological education through additional degrees at TEDS or other schools. The flexibility inherent in the MATS enables students to tailor their program to meet their personal educational and vocational goals.
- ID 5000 Biblical Theology and Interpretation
- ST 5201 Theology I: The God of the Gospel
- ST 5202 Theology II: The Gospel of God
- CH 5051 History of Christianity I
- ME 6410 History of the Expansion of Christianity
- ME 6760 Theology of Mission & Evangelism
- PT 5100 Spiritual Formation for Ministry
- ID 7468 MA (Theological Studies) Capstone
CAREER OUTCOMESThis program of concentrated biblical and theological study prepares students for a variety of vocations under the lordship of Christ. The MA/TS is suitable for:
- Senior or solo pastors and associate pastoral staff.
- Church Planters
- Program staff, either vocational or lay, in local churches working with children, youth, and adults.
- Campus and para-church ministry leaders.
- Teachers in Christian primary and secondary schools.
- Students who wish to pursue additional theological education at graduate or doctoral levels.
- Persons engaged in speaking and writing ministries.
Persons seeking additional biblical and theological grounding to undergird and shape their own vocations in the marketplace.
Take the next step in your academic journey by letting us help you. While all colleges expect you to choose a program, Trinity Florida invites you to find your purpose.