Residential Master’s Degree in Religion: Community Chaplaincy
Prepare to become a community chaplain for private organizations, the local church, and para-church settings with the Master of Arts in Religion (M.A.R.): Community Chaplaincy degree.
The Master of Arts in Religion (M.A.R.) provides foundational instruction in discipleship ministry, sermon preparation, and practical ministry skills. And, with the Community Chaplaincy cognate, you’ll learn about professional Christian community chaplaincy ministry in secular settings such as the workplace, campus, sports, and first responder venues.
This program benefits pastors and ministry leaders who seek a firm scriptural foundation for service in Christian ministry. It also lays the groundwork for potential advanced studies in a program like the 75-hour Master of Divinity.
Explore Scripture and the essential truths of Christianity with this degree, and graduate ready to continue your education or enter the ministry.
The M.A. in Religion: Community Chaplaincy degree is also offered online
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: M.A.R. in Community Chaplaincy
60 total credit hours
Program of Study
Courses in Community Chaplaincy
- Discipleship Ministries (DSMN 500)
- Contemporary Evangelism (EVAN 525)
- Hermeneutics (NBST 610)
- Community Chaplaincy (CHPL 682)
Career Opportunities With an M.A.R. Degree
- Corporate Chaplain
- Human Resources Manager
- Instructional Supervisor
- Community Chaplain