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Doctorate In Chaplaincy Doctor Of Ministry Online
Credit Hours
Years (Avg.)
Class Type
100% Online, 8 Week
Transfer Credits
Up to 6 credit hours of the Degree Total can be Transferred to Liberty
Next Start Date
Mar 18, 2019
Liberty University is accredited by SACSCOC

Help Your Community Heal and Grow with Liberty’s Online Doctor of Ministry (D.Min.) in Chaplaincy Degree

Our 100% online Doctor of Ministry in Chaplaincy degree provides you with the advanced training you need to support those around you both emotionally and spiritually through crises, helping them to heal and grow. At Liberty, our mission is to develop Christ-centered men and women with the values, passion, and skills needed to change the world. Partner with us in your D.Min. in Chaplaincy degree, and let us help you reach your full potential as you make the impact as a chaplain you always knew you could. 

Why Choose Liberty’s Online Doctor of Ministry in Chaplaincy Degree?

As one of the largest Christian universities in the nation, we have the experience and resources you need to further your own biblical understanding as well as your practical ministry skills. Accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACSCOC), our D.Min. degree combines a biblical worldview with quality academics that will help prepare you for the next step in your ministry career. In our Doctor of Ministry – Chaplaincy program, all of your classes are offered 100% online with no set login times, giving you the flexibility you need to pursue your degree without disrupting your current ministry. 

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What Will You Learn in Our Online D.Min. in Chaplaincy Degree Program?

Our Doctor of Ministry in Chaplaincy degree offers core ministry courses with a focus on research, culminating in a thesis requirement. Our Chaplaincy specialization will equip you with an in-depth study of Scripture, biblical leadership principles and strategies, and the essential doctrines of the Christian faith so you can minister to the diverse spiritual needs you encounter. With classes in crisis counseling, leadership, and discipleship, our online DMin in Chaplaincy degree program will prepare you to be a biblically sound spiritual leader among those in need.

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Our Online D.Min. in Chaplaincy Degree Program Highlights

  • By earning your online D.Min. Degree in Chaplaincy from a nonprofit university whose online programs ranked in the top five of more than 2,100 online colleges and universities for academic quality, affordability, and accessibility, you will be set apart from others in your field.
  • You’re pursuing your degree because you want to serve God and others with excellence. We want to honor that goal by making your degree as affordable as possible. While other colleges are increasing their tuition, we’re lowering our tuition for our Doctor of Ministry programs for the 2018-19 academic year by instituting a $2,750 block rate for DMin programs.

  • You can complete your online DMin degree in as little as two years!
  • Liberty University’s online seminary, the Rawlings School of Divinity, has experienced Christian counselors and ministry professionals who teach practical ministry skills while imparting deep theological teaching.
  • Develop practical ministry skills that will help you ensure that individuals and families in your ministry are connected and growing in the church.

Similar Online Degree Programs

Liberty has Doctor of Ministry degree programs that specialize in similar areas such as Pastoral CounselingExpository Preaching, Worship, and Ministry Leadership, to name a few. These degree programs offer a wide variety of career opportunities within ministry related fields that you might be interested in pursuing.

Online Doctorate in Chaplaincy Ministry Degree Information

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Potential Career Options with a Doctorate of Chaplaincy Degree

  • Missionary
  • Corporate Chaplain
  • Military Chaplain
  • Hospital/Fire/Police Chaplaincy

Admission Requirements for Our Online D.Min. in Chaplaincy Degree Program 

A regionally or nationally accredited master’s degree with a 3.0 or above cumulative GPA is required for admission in good standing. Please visit our Admission Requirements Page for more detailed admissions related information.

All applicants must submit the following:

  • Admission Application
  • Application fee*
  • Divinity Questionnaire
  • Contact Information for two pastoral recommenders
  • Official Transcripts showing a Master of Divinity or a Master of Divinity Equivalent
  • Three years of pastoral experience
  • Ecclesiastical Endorsement
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Professional Vita
  • Proof of English proficiency

*There is no upfront application fee; however, a deferred $50 application fee will be assessed during financial check-in. This fee is waived for qualifying service members, veterans, and military spouses – documentation verifying military status is required.