The M.A.R. curriculum is designed for Christians who desire to bring biblical and theological reflection to bear on a wide spectrum of societal issues.

This degree is also available fully online through RTS Global Education.

Graduation Requirements

  1. M.A. students typically spend two years in residence to complete the required curriculum for the M.A. degree. At a minimum, residential students pursuing the M.A.R. must take at least 31 credit hours at the appropriate RTS M.A.-degree-granting campus. Global Education students must take at least 31 credit hours online for the M.A.R. A 2.0 (C) cumulative grade-point average (GPA) is required for all RTS courses taken.
  2. The seminary must have on file official transcripts showing that the student holds a baccalaureate degree or its foreign equivalent.
  3. The conduct and attitude of the student must be satisfactory according to the norms of Scripture and the Westminster Standards.
  4. The student must pass the English Bible exam.
  5. The student must clear all financial obligations to the seminary.