The College at Southeastern offers the Master of Arts in Intercultural Studies (MAIS), a program designed to prepare students for effective service in a cross-cultural setting, especially designed for those with experience in cross-cultural settings. The 55-hour curriculum can be completed in two years of full-time study in any combination of distance (i.e., online or extension) and on campus (i.e., hybrid and traditional) courses.
MA in Context
What Can I Do With This Degree?
Become a missionary with the IMB or NAMB or other missions entity
Develop competencies to serve as effective missions leaders in all contexts
Equip a local body of believers to be missions-minded
Lead missions teams as member of a non-profit in a variety of settings
Below is a sample of the required courses. To see a complete list, view the academic catalog.
- MIS 6520 – Anthropology for Cross-cultural Understanding 3 semester hr(s).
- MIS 7510 – Cross-Cultural Communication 3 semester hr(s).
- MIS 7870 – Studies in Contextualization Theory 3 semester hr(s).