The MA in Biblical and Theological Studies (MABTS) has been designed to assist theologians, pastors and other ministry workers in developing expertise in the area of Scripture, theology, and church history. With the challenges brought about by local and global changes and transformations on the continent of Africa, ministry in all its areas now requires specialized training. The program offers five major fields of study which reflect areas of significant importance in the ministry to the Seventh-day Adventist Church. Each area represents unique challenges that require specialized knowledge, skills and attitudes.
The benefits you will obtain from taking the degree:
The MABTS is an academic program designed to meet the needs of pastors, theologians, and religion teachers who wish to deepen their knowledge of Scripture, theology and history. In addition to the general requirements of the University for admission in a Masters program, MABTS applicants must do the following: