In addition to the thesis and defense, the MA candidate in Theology and Biblical Studies also takes a comprehensive exam which consists of a three hour written examination with two parts:
The student must receive a combined grade of 70% or better to pass.
NOTE that the exam questions are currently being reviewed and revised as of August 2020.
Students may obtain sample exam essay questions and a bibliography to assist with study and review by contacting Fr. Ryan Ruiz, Dean of the School of Theology.