Courses – Masters in Ministry

Students wanting to enter the 36-credit Master’s Degree in Ministry program must have completed a Bachelor Degree or an equivalent of 138 credit hours. The Master’s Degree in Ministry prepares students for advanced professional competence in a Christian community.

 

Upon the successful completion of the Master’s Degree in Ministry, the students should be able to:
 

  • demonstrate competence in communicating the Word effectively in a variety of settings
     

  • articulate a ministry vision with the related goals and strategic planning to ensure it’s practical success
     

  • exercise skill in managing conflict
     

  • develop a Christian worldview in which attitudes and values are informed by Biblical standards
     

  • identify best practices for individual and corporate spiritual growth and formation
     

  • interpret the Bible with respect to its literary, historical, and theological context
     

  • develop leadership skills that serve the ministry needs of the local church in the twenty-first century
     

  • communicate God’s truth clearly, accurately, and convincingly
     

  • explain Biblical and theological truths effectively
     

  • develop advanced skills in Biblical Studies, Theology and Christian ministries in preparation for significant senior leadership in the ministry
     

  • use research methods and resources in the discipline
     

  • formulate appropriate research questions