LiveZilla Live Help
 

Trinity Online Programs
You may be able to achieve your degree in as little as 12 months

Complete the brief form below to find out how.

Request More Information
Title 
First Name
Last Name
Email Address
   

Ph.D. Degree – Focus in Christian Philosophy and Apologetics

The specialization in the Ph.D. degree is the focused area of study designed to prepare a student for a specific career path or professional goal. Courses in the major define the subject areas of expertise being developed by the student. All courses in the focus areas are 3 semester credit hours each.


Focus Core Studies – 21 credits

  • AP 840 Contemporary Apologetics I
  • AP 841 Contemporary Apologetics II
  • BS 718 Contemporary Biblical Hermeneutics
  • AP 842 History of Apologetics: Current Applications
  • BC 774 The Problem of Suffering: Inquiry and Research
  • PH 801 Axiology and Traditional Christian Ethics
  • PH 719 Inquiry and Research of Major World Religions

Program Structure

  • RW 001 Trinity Tutorial
  • Focus Core – 21 credits
  • Research Methods Course – 3 credits Choose course depending on the nature of anticipated research dissertation:

    • RW 810 Bibliographic Research Methods or
    • RW 710 Empirical Research Method

  • RW 756 Dissertation – 12 credits

Information on the PhD Degree and Other Focus Areas