Full-time students will finish in 18 months.
One course in each of the following areas: Theology, History, Scripture, Religious Education (Faith Formation).
Students may choose three additional courses from any area.
All MALS students are required to take the 9-credit Community Studies seminar and internship in the first year.
Students selecting the optional additional internship will take 12 academic credits instead of 21. Students pursuing this option will take no elective courses.
Degree can be completed in one year if 12 approved credits are transferred into the program from an accredited graduate program. Transfer credits must be approved by the academic advisor. Credits transferred are listed as P (pass) on student transcripts. (Note: this option is for dual degree MDiv students who enroll in the MALS program for an additional internship.)