2018-2019 Catalog 
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2018-2019 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Ancient & Oriental Christianity, MA (MAOC)

Jeff Childers, Advisor
ACU Box 29424
Abilene, Texas 79699-9429
Onstead-Packer Biblical Studies Building Rm 293

Phone: 325-674-3797 or 888-242-5360
Fax: 325-674-6180
Email: jeff.childers@acu.edu
Web: www.acu.edu/gst

The Ancient and Oriental Christianity track of the Master of Arts degree is a 48-hour thesis program designed to equip students with an advanced academic foundation in research in the languages, cultures, and theological expressions of Ancient and Eastern Christianity. Students who have extensive preparation at the undergraduate level may receive advanced standing (maximum 12 hours) toward this 48-hour degree.

Pre-Requisite Degree Requirements

This program requires a baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited institution. Students who have completed substantial work at the undergraduate level may receive advanced standing (maximum 12 hours).

Core Requirements

Total: 27 Credit Hours

Track Requirements

Total: 21 Credit Hours

Total Major Hours: 48

Other Graduation Requirements

English Bible exam, oral exam for thesis, and four semesters of participation in mentoring groups.