Doctor of Ministry

For religious professional endeavoring to enhance their practice of ministry.

  • Integrates theological reflection with students' ongoing practice of ministry
  • Provides regular opportunities to learn with peers and share professional wisdom
  • Students contribute to their profession as a whole through systematic study and research

Total Credits: 33

Time to Complete: 4 years

  •  9.0 credits: Doctor of Ministry Seminar I: Hearing the Faithful
  •  4.5 credits: Doctor of Ministry Seminar II: Exploring Christian Practice
  •  4.5 credits: Doctor of Ministry Seminar III: Major Project Proposal
  •  3.0 credits: Major Project Consultation
  • 12.0 credits of electives
  • Annual spiritual retreat (Fall)
  • Annual symposium (Spring)
  • Major project and final presentation

Application materials:

Application for DMin program
Reference form for DMin program (4 required) [DMin students]
Fee Schedule

Application deadline:

Fall semester : June 1

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