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Graduate Studies Master of Theology

Newman Theological College

Newman Theological College

The Master of Theology program (M.Th.) is a research-oriented, advanced graduate degree in theology. It is intended to give students a specialized or professional competence in theology and the religious sciences. Such graduate study aims at preparing students for further study at the doctoral level, for the ministry of teaching theology, and other specialized ministries within the Christian community.


10012-84 Street, NW
Edmonton, Alberta, T6A 0B2, Canada

  • Program Type Master's
  • Credential Type Degree
  • Length 2 Years
  • Part Time Only
  • Cooperative Education
  • Continuing Education
  • Distance Learning
Admission Requirements

The requirements for admission to the M.Th. program are:

  • A M.Div. degree from an institution accredited by the Association of Theological Schools in the United States and Canada (A.T.S.).
  • A probationary year of four Master’s level courses with a minimum average of 3.3 (B+) for those candidates whose M.Div. or equivalent is not recognized by the A.T.S.
  • A grade point average of 3.30 (B+) on all courses counting towards the M.Div. degree.
  • Reading competency in at least one modern or classical language depending on one’s area of study.

NOTE: Language requirements may be met within the program, but applicants are encouraged to acquire language competency prior to admission.

Applicants presenting a two-year M.T.S. degree from an accredited A.T.S. institution must complete an additional 30 credits in graduate level courses before admission to the M.Th. program will be considered. These additional courses will not be counted for credit towards the M.Th. degree. 

Application Deadline

Applications accepted year-round.

Transfer(s) Eligibility

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Transfer(s) available outside of Transfer Alberta: Not available

Updated February 11, 2022. The information contained in this profile is current as of the date shown.

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