This program is for those who seek a greater understanding of the Hebrew Old Testament as well as its geographical, literary, and cultural background. You will dive deep into Hebrew and have the opportunity to study a second language such as Ugaritic, Syriac, or Aramaic. For those who desire to progress into further postgraduate work, this degree will prepare you well to meet the academic challenges of a doctoral program.
ID 5000 Biblical Theology and Interpretation
ST 5201 Theology I: The God of the Gospel
ST 5202 Theology II: The Gospel of God
OT 5242 Hebrew Exegesis
OT 8950 Old Testament Research and Methods
ST 7695 Hermeneutics
Elective Studies in Old Testament
OT 7477 MA Major Comprehensive Exam
OT 7485 MA Thesis
PT 5090 Field Education (2 semesters)
ID 5080 Formation Group (2 semesters)
PT 5090 Field Education (1 semester)
Riane McConnell ’22
Experience a classroom setting like none other. At Trinity, you will study under leading theologians, experts, and renowned authors in their specific field. Our professors will not only teach you but invest in your life. Hear from Dr. Monson and faculty how the MA in Old Testament program prepares you for your academic and ministry goals.
Trinity has been entrusted with the Gospel since 1897, and every day we are called to live with purpose. Our purpose as a divinity school is to know the Gospel, live the Gospel and make the Gospel known. In today’s ever-changing culture, Trinity immerses students in a community of biblical orthodoxy and practical living. The Trinity faculty is among the most widely published in evangelical academia and has deeply influenced the leaders shaping the present and future of evangelical Christianity across the globe.
Assistant Professor of Old Testament and Semitic Languages
In addition to the requirements for general admission, you’ll need the following:
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