Master of Divinity in Academic/Pre-Ph.D.
Prepare for professional Christian ministry through in-depth study of biblical leadership principles and strategies. The Master of Divinity, the standard professional degree for ministry, also offers intensive study of the Scriptures and essential truths of the Christian faith.
This pre-Ph.D. version of the Master of Divinity degree prepares you both academically and spiritually for continuation into a doctoral program.
- 93 hour graduate program
- Residential format
- Admissions information
- Biblical Studies
- Christian Apologetics
- Church History
- Discipleship and Church Ministry
- Evangelism and Church Planting
- Global Studies
- Pastoral Counseling
- Pastoral Ministries
Sampling of program courses:
- History of Christianity I: CHHI 520
- Hermeneutics: NBST 610
- Discipleship Ministries: DSMN 500
- Theology of Pastoral Ministry: LEAD 635
- Research Methods: RTCH 680
- Thesis Defense: THES 690
Program of Study