Saint Mary's University - Faculty of Graduate Studies & Research

Graduate Studies and Research
923 Robie Street
Halifax, NS
Canada B3H 3C3

Theology and Religious Studies (MA)

Program Information
Faculty: Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research
Degree: Master
Field of Study: Religion/Religious StudiesTheology/Theological Studies
Description Students have a unique opportunity to compare these two related but distinct disciplines on such issues as religious diversity, Canadian multiculturalism, globalization, and public theology. Courses in biblical studies, world religions, and systematic theology are available. Community engagement and field work are also encouraged. This is a joint program between Saint Mary’s and The Atlantic School of Theology.
Website: Theology and Religious Studies (MA) at Saint Mary's University - Faculty of Graduate Studies & Research
Thesis Based? Yes
Course Based? Yes
Length: 1 Year(s)
Cost per year:
Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 80] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5]
Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  • Statement of Research Interests
  • Portfolio
Supplemental Form Letter of Intent: Please expand on your areas of interest in a letter of intent that briefly states your specific interests. Include your goals and specifically how you see this program meeting them (1-2 pages). Sample of academic writing (10-25 pages in length). Official transcripts for all universities and colleges attended. Three (3) recommendation forms. A current CV/Resume. Official Proof of English Language Proficiency (if required).

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Last Updated: August 03, 2018