Residential Master’s in Christian Ministry
Get equipped for ministry within the local church with a Master of Arts in Christian Ministry (M.A.C.M) from the Rawlings School of Divinity. With this degree, you’ll study foundational biblical and theological principles and also receive practical training in the latest discipleship theory and practice. Find out how to teach the Bible, develop small group leaders, and create strategic and holistic ministry plans.
Be prepared to confidently go into the local church and make a positive difference in the lives of men and women for the glory of God.
- 36 hour graduate program
- Residential, online, and weekend formats
Liberty University’s Rawlings School of Divinity is accredited by the Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools (ATS). Your divinity degree is approved by ATS and has met rigorous accreditation standards. So you can feel confident that your degree is both academically excellent and well-respected among churches, ministries, and nonprofit organizations. Liberty University is also accredited by SACSCOC.
Academics: Master of Arts in Christian Ministry (M.A.C.M.)
36 total hours
Program of Study
Master of Arts in Christian Ministry (M.A.C.M.)
Find Master of Arts in Christian Ministry (M.A.C.M.) admissions requirements.
Courses in Christian Ministry
- Biblical Foundations of Leadership: LEAD 510
- Contemporary Evangelism: EVAN 525
- Survey of Christian Doctrine: THEO 510
- The Role of the Worship Leader: WRSP 520
- Intercultural Communication and Engagement: GLST 650
- Mission, Vision, and Strategic Planning: LEAD 620
Career Opportunities in Christian Ministry
- Associate pastor
- Youth pastor
- Preaching Pastor
- Church Administrator
- Church planter
- Worship leader
- Pastoral counselor
- Discipleship pastor
- Community Chaplain
- Small Group Pastor