The purpose of the Doctor Degree in Comparative Religious Studies is to provide students a strong understanding of theological theme and concepts. Students will engage in qualitative and quantitative research and analysis. This is a unique program is for students with a passion for scholarly teaching, preaching, and mission work. Coursework covers topics such as Advanced Systematic Theology, Theological Controversies, etc. This program thoroughly develops each student through rigorous academic coursework as well as personal and spiritual development. The following are course requirements for the Program. Courses must be completed with a grade of C - or better in order to successfully complete the program.








Course Number
Course Name
Credit Value
INTL705
Islam in World Politics
4.0
INTL608
Christianity and Islam
4.0
BIB609
Advanced Biblical Themes and Link Analysis
4.0
COMP521
Approaches to the Study of Religion
4.0
COMP533
Advanced Analysis: Christianity and Islam
4.0
COMP535
Advanced Study of Gender and Religion
4.0
COMP538
Comparative Study of New Religious Movements
4.0
COMP521
Approaches to the Study of Religion
4.0
REAN601
Research and Analytics III
4.0
BIB407
Cults II
4.0
BIB500
Eschatology I
4.0
BIB502
Revelation
4.0
COMP811
Dissertation
4.0
                                                                      TOTAL
68.0























​​WILLIAM SAMSON

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DOCTOR DEGREE IN

COMPARATIVE RELIGIOUS STUDIES