Doctor of Ministry

Doctor of Ministry (D.Min.)

Liberty University Baptist Theological Seminary’s Doctor of Ministry helps students sharpen their ministry skills. The program helps men and women develop a deeper understanding of biblical principles and strategies so they can serve effectively in a variety of pastoral roles. Courses offer students the opportunity to interact with an array of well-known church leaders, increasing their understanding of the purpose and goals of ministry. The degree is well suited for pastors, missionaries, and other church leaders seeking professional and personal growth.

For more information on Intensives, please click here.

Quick Facts

2013–2014 Tuition

  • $520 per credit hour (based on full-time enrollment)
  • $25 intensive fee
  • $50 administration fee


Credit Hours

  • 33 total hours

  • Up to 6 credit hours can be transferred in


  • Evangelism & Church Growth
  • Expository & Evangelistic Preaching
  • Pastoral Counseling
  • Pastoral Leadership & Management
  • Worship


  • A 9 credit hour thesis is a required part of the D.Min. program.

Potential Career Options

  • Senior Church Administrator
  • Senior Pastor
  • University Professor

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