Doctoral Program

Doctor of Ministry

Two-year program: 30 credits and a Ministry Research Project
 Five Core courses: 15 credits
Five Elective courses: 15 credits
All D.Min. courses are 3 credit hour

Purpose
The Doctor of Ministry (D.Min.) is a two-year professional degree program designed to provide the highest level of training and to equip those actively involved in vocational ministry with greater competence in the practice of ministry. This program concentrates on developing expertise in Christian leadership through the use of the biblical rationale, sociological strategy, and practical implementation of ministry. The Doctor of Ministry degree is the highest professional degree for men and women engaged in local church ministries, world missions, and various parachurch ministries. Each course assumes ministry experience, and endeavors to integrate learning with the student’s present context of ministry as well as future goals.
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Doctrinal Program

Doctor of Ministry in Expository Preaching

The Doctor of Ministry in Expository Preaching is designed to provide the highest level of training and to equip those actively involved in vocational ministry with the skills of sermon preparation and public exposition of the Scriptures. The preaching of the Word of God is a pivotal foundation of the purpose of the church, God’s salvation and Christian life. This program is focusing on sermon preparation including biblical interpretation, theological principles, and delivery and the issues of expository preaching. Each course assumes ministry experience, and endeavors to integrate learning with the student’s present context of ministry as well as future goals.