Master of Christian Ministries

Other Masters

The intent of this program is to provide flexible and adaptable professional education for students already serving in ministry, whether in the church or parachurch, in order to equip them to reach the next level of competency in their ministry path.

The intent of this program is to provide flexible and adaptable professional education for students already serving in ministry, whether in the church or parachurch, in order to equip them to reach the next level of competency in their ministry path.

MCM graduates will be able to:
 

1) Articulate an evangelical theology that demonstrably arises out of Scripture and finds expression in all areas of life and ministry.
2) Be equipped for serving in the local church and its global mission.
3) Be recognized as a mature disciple of Jesus Christ.
4) Advance to the next level of competency in their chosen area of ministry.
5) Integrate theological studies into a life of ministry.
6) Evidence that they have deepened and broadened their experience in a particular ministry setting.

Graduation Requirements

  • Complete the 42 credit hour program of studies as outlined.
  • Achieve a minimum of 2.5 cumulative grade point average on a 4.00 scale.
  • Complete all program requirements within 10 years of beginning studies
  • Receive the recommendation of the seminary faculty.
  • Meet all financial obligations to the seminary.

Degree Requirements (42 credit hours)


Core (12 credit hours)

In consultation with the program coordinator, students will choose one course from each of the following disciplines:

Christian Ministry Formation *
New Testament
Old Testament
Theology OR History

Concentrations (24 credit hours) **

Concentration 1 - Elective 1
Concentration 1 - Elective 2
Concentration 1 - Elective 3
Concentration 1 - Elective 4
Concentration 2 - Elective 1
Concentration 2 - Elective 2
Concentration 2 - Elective 3
Concentration 2 - Elective 4

Electives (6 credit hours)


Non-Credit Requirements

RD 700 Experiential Integration
PRT 800 Learning Portfolio and Interview

* May include CM 600 Spiritual Formation for Ministry; CM 601 Philosophy and Foundation for Ministry; LE 605 Personal and Service Development.
** Choose four courses each from two of the following concentrations: Biblical Studies and/or Theological Studies and/or History, Christian Ministry, Experiential Ministry (exempt from RD 700), Leadership and Management, Marriage and Family Therapy.

Program Coordinator:

TBA