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As part of the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, the Theology department offers a joint M.A. with the Philosophy department and the Ph.D. in five areas of specialization (Bible, Comparative, Ethics, Historical, and Systematic), preparing its graduates for scholarly careers of research, teaching, and service in higher education.

All information on the Graduate Theology application process can be found in the Program Brochure. Applications are due in early January of each year for the upcoming fall. The application itself is completed online through the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences and is opened mid-autumn for the upcoming cycle (e.g. opens September 2019 for January 2020 deadline).

To order a copy of the Theology Graduate Program Brochure please contact the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences at or 617-552-2244, or visit the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences web site where you will find downloadable forms, application details, and instructions for applying online.

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