Online Master’s Degrees

Master of Orthodox Christian Apologetics

• Apologetics

Apologetics I (3 credits) APOL 601

Apologetics II (3 credits) APOL 602

Apologetics III (3 credits) APOL 603

Apologetics IV (3 credits) APOL 654

Apologetics V (3 credits) APOL 655

Apologetics VI (3 credits) APOL 656

Apologetics VII (3 credits) APOL 656

• Comparative Religious Studies

Comparative Theology (3 credits) THEO 621
World Religions (3 credits) WREL 601
Contemporary Issues (3 credits) CHSC 603

• Coptic Orthodox Systematic Theology

Dogmatic & Systematic Theology I (3 credits) THEO 601
Dogmatic & Systematic Theology II (3 credits) THEO 602
Christology (3 credits) THEO 603
Orthodox Soteriology I (3 credits) THEO 604

• Orthodox Christianity & Science

Bioethics & Orthodoxy (3 credits) CEMT 601
Ethics & Orthodoxy CEMT 602
Bible & Science (3 credits) CHSC 601

• Master’s Thesis (9 credits)

Total Credits = 60

Master of Coptic Orthodox Theological Studies (M.T.S.)

• Coptic Orthodox Systematic Theology

Dogmatic & Systematic Theology I (3 credits) THEO 601
Dogmatic & Systematic Theology II (3 credits) THEO 602
Christology (3 credits) PHIL 605
Orthodox Soteriology (3 credits) THEO 604

• Early Coptic Orthodox History

Church History I: The Early Church & Coptic History 1 (3 credits) CHHT 601
Church History I: The Early Church & Coptic History 2 (3 credits) CHHT 602
Church History II: Coptic History & Chalcedon (3 credits) CHHT 603

• Coptic Liturgy & Rituals

The Holy Liturgy I (3 credits) LTTS 601
The Holy Liturgy II (3 credits) LTTS 602

• Biblical Studies

Introduction to Old Testament (3 credits) BIBL 601
New Testament I (3 credits) BIBL 611

• Additional Courses

Comparative Theology (3 credits) THEO 621
World Religions (3 credits) WREL 601
Spiritual Theology (3 credits) THEO 611
Pastoral Theology (3 credits) THEO 613

2 electives (3 credits each)

Master’s Thesis (9 credits)

Total degree credits = 60

Master of Coptic Orthodox History

• Early Coptic Orthodox History

Church History I: The Early Church & Coptic History 1 (3 credits) CHHT 601
Church History I: The Early Church & Coptic History 2 (3 credits) CHHT 602
Church History II: Coptic History & Chalcedon (3 credits) CHHT 603

• Post-Chalcedonian Coptic History

Church History III: Arab Conquest to Modernity 1 (3 credits) CHHT 604
Church History III: Arab Conquest to Modernity 2 (3 credits) CHHT 601
Church History IV: Copts & Modernity 1 (3 credits) CHHT 606
Church History IV: Copts & Modernity 2 (3 credits) CHHT 607

• Coptic Orthodox Systematic Theology

Dogmatic & Systematic Theology I (3 credits) THEO 601
Dogmatic & Systematic Theology II (3 credits) THEO 602
Christology (3 credits) THEO 603
Orthodox Soteriology I (3 credits) THEO 604

• Orthodox Patristic Studies

Patristics I (3 credits) PATR 601
Patristics II (3 credits) PATR 602
Introduction to the Desert Fathers

• Additional Courses

History of Oriental Orthodox Churches (3 credits) CHHT 608
Comparative Theology (3 credits) THEO 621
World Religions (3 credits) WREL 601

• Master’s Thesis (9 credits)

Total degree credits = 60

Master of Christian Education (M.Ed.), Educational Leadership Specialization

• Education
Instructional Technology & Motivation (3 credits) CHED 601
Classroom Management (3 credits) CHED 602
Education, Elementary school CHED 603
Education, Middle & High CHED 604
Stewardship CHED 605
Health & Sex Education CHED 611
Educational Psychology CHED 612

 

• College Youth

Youth Ministry MNST 501
Sports Leadership Ministry MNST 601

• Psychology

Orthodox Psychotherapy CCOU 601
Theories in Counseling CCOU 611
Advanced Theories in Counseling CCOU 612
Addiction & Spirituality I CCOU 621
Addiction & Spirituality II CCOU 622

• Additional Courses

Evangelism I: Orthodox Evangelism EVAN 601
World Religions (3 credits) WREL 601
Comparative Theology (3 credits) THEO 621

Master’s Thesis (9 credits)
Total degree credits = 60

Master of Coptic Orthodox Counseling & Evangelism

• Orthodox Christian Counseling

Addiction & Spirituality I (3 credits) CCOU 621
Addiction & Spirituality II (3 credits) CCOU 622
Orthodox Psychotherapy (3 credits) CCOU 601
Pastoral Theology (3 credits) THEO 613
Theories in Counseling (3 credits) CCOU 611
Advanced Theories in Counseling (3 credits) CCOU 612

• Apologetics

Apologetics I (3 credits) APOL 601
Apologetics II (3 credits) APOL 602
Apologetics III
Bible & Science (3 credits) CHSC 601

• Orthodoxy & Ecumenism

Ecumenical Services (3 credits) ECUM 601
Evangelism I (3 credits) EVAN 601
Evangelism II (3 credits) EVAN 602

• Comparative Religious Studies

Comparative Theology (3 credits) THEO 621
World Religions (3 credits) WREL 601
Contemporary Issues (3 credits) CHSC 603

1 Elective course (3 credits)

• Master’s Thesis (9 credits)

Total degree credits = 60

Master of Orthodox Biblical Studies

• Biblical Languages

 

Coptic Language (3 credits) LANG 603
Greek Language (3 credits) LANG 602
Hebrew Language (3 credits) LANG 601

• New Testament Studies

New Testament I (3 credits) BIBL 611
New Testament II (3 credits) BIBL 613
New Testament III (3 credits) BIBL 612

• Old Testament Studies

Intro to Old Testament I (3 credits) BIBL 601
Intro to Old Testament II (3 credits) BIBL 602
Old Testament Theology(3 credits) BIBL 603
Egypt in the Bible BIBL 604
Biblical Archeology BIBL 605

• Applied Biblical Studies

Applied Biblical Studies I BIBL 621
Applied Biblical Studies II BIBL 622
Applied Biblical Studies III BIBL 623

• Orthodox Biblical Studies

Biblical Theology (3 credits) BIBL 631
Patristic Scriptural Exegesis I (3 credits) PATR 611
Patristic Scriptural Exegesis II (3 credits) PATR 612

 

• Master’s Thesis (9 credits)

Total degree credits = 60

Master of Divinity (M. Div.)

• Coptic Orthodox Systematic Theology

Dogmatic & Systematic Theology I (3 credits) THEO 601

• Coptic Liturgy & Rituals

The Holy Liturgy I (3 credits) LTTS 601
The Holy Liturgy II (3 credits) LTTS 602

• Church History
Church History I: The Early Church & Coptic History 1 (3 credits) CHHT 601
Church History I: The Early Church & Coptic History 2 (3 credits) CHHT 602

• New Testament Studies

New Testament I (3 credits) BIBL 611
New Testament II (3 credits) BIBL 613

• Old Testament Studies

Intro to Old Testament I (3 credits) BIBL 601
Intro to Old Testament II (3 credits) BIBL 602

• Biblical Languages

Coptic Language (3 credits) LANG 603
Greek Language (3 credits) LANG 602
Hebrew Language (3 credits) LANG 601

• Orthodox Patristic Studies

Patristics I (3 credits) PATR 601

• Apologetics

Apologetics I (3 credits) APOL 601
Bible & Science (3 credits) CHSC 601

• Additional Courses
Comparative Theology (3 credits) THEO 621
World Religions (3 credits) WREL 601
Spiritual Theology (3 credits) THEO 611
Pastoral Theology (3 credits) THEO 613

Elective of your choice (3 credits)

Total degree credits = 60

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