University of Georgia

Franklin College of Arts and Sciences



UGA Graduate School, 320 East Clayton Street, Suite 400

Athens, GA 30602

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:


Format: Campus

Program Description:

The department offers a comprehensive program of studies in the field of religion leading to the MA degree. Areas of concentration are in Far Eastern religions, Judaica, Islamic studies, Hebrew Bible/Old Testament, Semitic languages and literature, inter-testamental studies, New Testament and early Christian literature, historical theology and church history, philosophical and systematic theology, American and African-American religious history. Various methodologies are employed in these areas. Admission to the MA program presupposes a thorough background in religious studies. The graduate program is designed to give the student a broad and thorough training in the field of religion with a specialization in some area of concentration.


Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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