Degrees

Your choice of degree depends upon your ministry goals, since each degree has a unique focus. Explore the options below for detailed descriptions of each degree.

 

MASTER OF ARTS

A focused academic study in New Testament, Historical Theology, or Systematic Theology

 

MA IN CHRISTIAN MINISTRY

A practical degree emphasizing application in a ministry context

 

MA IN COUNSELING

Licensure-focused degree for those wishing to work as an LMFT or LPC

 

MASTER OF DIVINITY

Foundational degree for ministry leadership, emphasizing both scholarship and practical sides of ministry

 

DOCTOR OF MINISTRY

A post-MDiv degree for experienced ministers seeking to significantly strengthen their leadership skills

 

Non-degree Offerings

 

CERTIFICATE IN SPIRITUAL LEADERSHIP

A powerful resource for church leaders who want to improve their skills and knowledge, but are not preparing for full-time ministry work

 

CERTIFICATE IN CHURCH COUNSELING

A unique blend of clinical counseling skills and ministry training to help Christians who find themselves in helping situations join God’s work of growth and healing within their spiritual community (Those wishing to pursue licensure should enroll in the MA in Counseling)