Five-Year Integrated B.A./M.A. Program

The five-year integrated B.A./M.A. program in Theology & Religious Studies is designed for undergraduate theology and religious studies majors who wish to earn the master’s degree with an additional year of study beyond the baccalaureate degree. Undergraduate students majoring in Theology & Religious Studies may apply for admission to the M.A. program in their junior year. Once accepted, they may begin taking graduate courses in their senior year, in order to complete the M.A. in their fifth year. Normally students will complete 6 graduate credits between the fall and spring of senior year, 6 credits in the summer between their fourth and fifth years, and 18 credits in the fifth year. More information about this program is available in the Undergraduate Bulletin and on the department’s website: