Master of Arts (Islamic Studies)

Roy J. Fish School of Evangelism and Missions

Master of Arts (Islamic Studies)

For missionaries who desire specialized preparation in the area of Islamic Studies

Degree candidates will obtain more effective skills for reaching and making Christian disciples of people with an Islamic background.

Degree Highlights

  • 65 hours
  • Includes theological studies, language studies, and missiological studies

The Master of Arts (Islamic Studies) is designed to prepare Christian missionaries who desire specialized preparation in the area of Islamic Studies.

Degree candidates will obtain more effective skills for reaching and making Christian disciples of people with an Islamic background.

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Entrance Requirements

To be admitted as a candidate for the Master of Arts (Islamic Studies), a student must fulfill the following requirements:

  • A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or its equivalent;
  • Experience in ministry to persons of Islamic background or a clear statement of purpose to do so in the future.

Degree Requirements

COURSE TITLECOURSE NUMBERHOURS
Biblical HermeneuticsBIBST 32033
Old Testament IOLDTS 33133
Old Testament IIOLDTS 33233
New Testament INEWTS 33133
New Testament IINEWTS 33233
Systematic Theology ISYSTH 30533
Systematic Theology IISYSTH 30633
Systematic Theology IIISYSTH 30733
Church History ICHAHT 31033
Church History IICHAHT 31133
Baptist HeritageBPTST 32033
Spiritual FormationSPFRM 30222

Total Hours
65

*Field Language Option available for 6 hours in other Islamic Field Language (e.g. Indonesian, Urdu, Turkish, etc. IMB 2-year field qualifications or equivalent suffice for this required credit.)

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