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Master of Divinity

The Master of Divinity degree is designed to prepare persons for leadership responsibilities in congregations and other settings. The electives in this track allow students to choose an area of specialization or a combination of courses most useful to their unique ministry.

The Master of Divinity degree is the required degree for admission to the Doctor of Ministry degree and is recommended by the Association of Theological Schools as the appropriate foundational degree for a research doctorate (i.e., Th.D. or Ph.D.). This 90 credit hour program (30 full courses) can be completed in three years by a full-time student.

Master of Divinity – Research

This degree has been designed to prepare a limited number of students who wish to pursue doctoral studies (Ph.D. or Th.D.). It requires a more focused concentration of courses beyond the core curriculum and students may only be considered for admission after completion of at least 10 Seminary courses and meeting other admissions criteria.


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