Master of Arts in Christian Studies
ACTS Seminaries offers a Master of Arts in Christian Studies to develop strong and well-educated Christian leaders who will be prepared to effectively serve in ministry and confidently disciple others in their Christian faith.
The MACS degree develops godly leaders with a foundational education in biblical and theological studies. Graduates are confident in their knowledge of Scripture and their ability to effectively communicate it to others.
Great foundational education
Flexible delivery options – Complete the degree full-time or part-time through in-class day or evening courses, online and/or one-week modular courses.
Nine Specializations to choose from
Financial aid and grants available
Graduates are prepared to make a difference leading in the following settings:
Adult, Children, Youth, and Young Adult Ministry
Professional Para-Church Organizations
Cross Cultural Missions
Church Administration & Management
Specializations are available in the following areas:
Chaplaincy / Pastoral care
Cross-Cultural Ministry and Missions
My MACS degree at ACTS was very beneficial for my work as a young adults pastor. ACTS equipped me to be a better resource for young people as they brought me their struggles with the Bible and Christianity. I look forward to furthering my studies with ACTS in the future.
– Andrew Evans,
Director of Youth Leadership & Church Ministries, Summit Pacific College
A bachelor’s degree from an accredited university or college with a minimum 2.5 GPA (on a 4.0 GPA scale). (Note: a limited number of applicants from unaccredited colleges or applicants without bachelor degrees may be considered for admission on a case-by-case basis).
Confess faith in Jesus, be members in or connected with a local church, and possess a desire for academic, ministerial and spiritual growth within the ACTS Seminaries community.