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At Cornerstone University, you’ll get the full college experience with a Christ-centered worldview. Learn more about the undergraduate experience below.

Adult

Persevere in what you know you’re capable of. Our programs for adults provide a creative approach to learning anchored in Christ-centered virtues as you follow your unwavering purpose.

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Go further as an influencer in your work and community. Our graduate programs prepare you to open new doors as you reach your God-given potential.

Grand Rapids
Theological Seminary

At Grand Rapids Theological Seminary, we're dedicated to learning, serving and leading through rigorous scholarship and a humble approach to Scripture.

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Master of Arts in Biblical Exegesis

Grand Rapids Theological Seminary graduates excel as character-driven leaders in our world for Christ. As a result, they demonstrate lifelong commitments toward learning, serving and leading which set them apart in their respective ministry and vocational contexts.

Program Learning Outcomes

Through an emphasis on developing exegetical competencies in the biblical texts of the Old Testament and New Testament, our Master of Arts in Biblical Exegesis curriculum and course requirements are designed to enable you to achieve four learning outcomes.

01

Biblical Interpretation

Conduct interpretation of biblical texts informed by a sound understanding of Greek and/or Hebrew grammar.

02

Exegetical and Analytical Skills

Apply the comparative method regarding cognitive environment, utilize the material culture and consider the geographical and socio-historical contexts in understanding the meaning of texts.

03

Accurate Articulation of Theology

Articulate theology that is rooted in the emphases of the biblical authors and identify the differences.

04

Personal Formation

Critically assess their own social location within the global setting and judiciously employ a variety of reading strategies as they engage Scripture.

When I listened to God’s calling, I realized I was capable of more than I thought.

Keoni Hughes (’17)

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Undergraduate

At Cornerstone University, you’ll get the full college experience with a Christ-centered worldview. Learn more about the undergraduate experience below.

Adult

Persevere in what you know you’re capable of. Our programs for adults provide a creative approach to learning anchored in Christ-centered virtues as you follow your unwavering purpose.

Graduate

Go further as an influencer in your work and community. Our graduate programs prepare you to open new doors as you reach your God-given potential.

Seminary

At Grand Rapids Theological Seminary, we’re dedicated to learning, serving and leading through rigorous scholarship and a humble approach to Scripture.