Online Master of Arts in Christian Ministry Degree

Master’s In Bible Education (MACM)

Master's in Bible Education

The Master of Arts in Christian Ministry in Bible Education is designed for those who desire to teach the Bible to others. Whether you are teaching Bible in a K-12 classroom or leading a small group at church, the Master’s in Bible Education combines the study of the Bible with a foundation in how to teach effectively. The program highlights aspects such as: biblical interpretation, theology, apologetics and worldview, classroom management, assessment and evaluation, and curriculum.

The program is entirely online, providing the flexibility to work full-time while earning your master’s degree. The Master’s in Education program credits are approved by the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI) for use in gaining initial certification, as well as renewing and upgrading existing ACSI certificates.

Degree Quick Facts

  • Format: 9-week accelerated classes meet online.
  • Credit Hours: 36 credit hours to graduate.
  • Location: Complete your degree entirely online.
  • Cost: Competitive tuition rates with financial aid available if you qualify.
  • Accredited: Regionally accredited, ACSI approved for CEUs.
  • Christian Worldview: All courses are taught from a Christian worldview.
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There are many benefits to earning your Master's of Bible Education at Bryan!
  • Establish yourself as an expert Bible teacher by earning a master’s degree from a regionally accredited institution.
  • Expand your own personal study of the Bible and learn how to effectively share your study with others.
  • Increase your earning potential and advance your career.
  • Earn an accredited degree from one of the best value Christian colleges in the nation.
  • Learn through the guidance of experienced faculty members with extensive backgrounds in ministry and education.
  • Online classes allow for the flexibility to continue working full-time while earning your degree.
  • Small class sizes led by faculty who are concerned with your educational and spiritual growth.
Flexible Format

Course offerings start online every 9 weeks, providing the opportunity to start classes when it is convenient for you. You may take up to 2 courses at a time, allowing you to finish your degree in as little as 14 months.

*Not all students will finish their degree in 14 months. We recommend consulting with your advisor at least once per semester to ensure you are on track for graduation.

Start Dates
Date Location
March 12, 2019 Online
May 14, 2019 Online
August 19, 2019 Online
October 14, 2019 Online
January 13, 2020 Online
March 9, 2020 Online

What Can I Do With This Degree?

The Master of Bible Education (MACM) is designed to prepare individuals to effectively teach the Bible and biblical principles. This degree is ideal for application in the areas of:

  • Teaching Bible in a K-12 Christian school
  • Biblical education
  • Homeschool or co-op leadership
  • College and university ministries
  • Small group leadership
  • Parachurch leadership
  • Youth and family ministries
  • Missions

Bryan College is regionally accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) which is fully recognized by the US Department of Education.

Approved by the Association of Christian Schools International for teacher education and certification.

Bryan College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award the associate, baccalaureate, and master degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404.679.4500 for questions about the accreditation of Bryan College.