Master of Theological Studies

Master of Theological Studies

48 Credit Hours

The Master of Theological Studies Program (MTS) is ideal for those who want to pursue a passion for deeper knowledge and understanding. The program prepares lay leaders to best serve their community while also equipping students for doctoral studies. Whether you identify as an artist or attorney, the insight and expanded view of theology gained through the MTS program is applicable to nearly any personal and professional walk of life.

Program Highlights
  • Diverse course offerings, from world religions, theological ethics, spirituality, the arts, environment, religion and science, or religious anthropology
  • Two required colloquia (examples: forgiveness; mysticism and contemplative religion; nature, art and religion; or theology and the sciences of human experience)
  • Opportunity to design curriculum that incorporates their personal interests and passions

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CTS became free-standing
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counseling sessions
provided in 2020