Biblical Archaeology

Master of Arts In Biblical Archaeology

Northwest Theological Seminary/College



Requirement Courses/Hours Explanation
Total Courses 8 courses/40 hours Core Courses & Electives
Core Courses Minimum 5 Authorized Textbooks
Elective Courses Maximum 3 Elective Page or No Travel Seminar Tab
Textbook Alternates Maximum 2 Submit Textbook Alternate Form
No Travel Seminars


Maximum 3

(Electives Only)

No Travel Seminar Tab


TUITION – $2,295.00
Automatic Monthly Payment Program$200 down and $100 a month for a total of $2,295.00.

Up Front Payment Program: $300 reduction for a total of $1,995.00 paid at enrollment.

Tuition does not include textbooks. Please purchase them at your favorite book dealer or

COMBINATION DEGREE PROGRAMS:  Although a Master’s/Doctoral combination degree program is available, students are not encouraged to complete both degrees in Biblical Archaeology.  Talk to a student advisor s about Combination Degree Program details.

ABOUT THIS DEGREE PROGRAM:  The Master of Arts in Biblical Archaeology degree program will acquaint the student with a broad perspective of Biblical Archaeology.  The program consists of eight courses which are the equivalent of forty hours of study. Texts must be selected from the list of Authorized Textbooks provided below.  Although all textbooks may be ordered simultaneously, assignments must be submitted one at a time.  Once a textbook is read, a 10 to 20 page paper describing what was read must be submitted for grading.    A four to six page paper is required for each No Travel Seminar.  We are simply asking students for a summary of the material. Review the How to Submit Your Work tab concerning submission of assignments.

SPECIFIC DEGREE PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS:  The Master of Arts in Biblical Archaeology degree program requires a total of 40 hours.  Five of the eight required courses, must be core courses chosen from the list of Authorized Textbooks provided below.  Up to three of the eight required courses may be electives.  Electives may be chosen from the Electives Page or the No Travel Seminar tab.  Up to two of the Electives may be Textbook Alternates.  Alternates must be submitted for consideration via the Textbook Alternate Form tab.  No Travel Seminars are optional.  A maximum of three No Travel Seminars may be utilized for this program.