Convenience and Flexibility.

The M.A. in Ministry Leadership program offers convenience and flexibility so you can complete the program even if you are working full-time. The program consists of 36-semester hours and is designed as a distance education program with all 12 courses offered online.

Six core classes are offered in the cohort model in the order outlined below (core classes are in bold). In addition to the six core classes, you can take the remaining six classes at your own pace within 6 years from matriculation. You can complete the degree within a 2-4 years depending on what works best for your schedule.  

Examples of a two year and three year program plan are listed below:

Sample Two-Year Plan

  Fall Spring Summer
Year 1
  • Biblical Hermeneutics
  • Christian Spiritual Formation
  • Systematic Theology I
  • Global Impact
  • Old Testament Biblical Theology
  • General Elective
Year 2
  • Systematic Theology II
  • Organizational Leadership
  • Systematic Theology III
  • Christian Formation of the Church
  • New Testament Biblical Theology
  • Bible Elective
 

Sample Three-Year Plan

  Fall Spring Summer
Year 1
  • Biblical Hermeneutics
  • Christian Spiritual Formation
  • Systematic Theology I
  • Old Testament Biblical Theology
Year 2
  • Systematic Theology II
  • Organizational Leadership
  • Systematic Theology III
  • New Testament Biblical Theology
Year 3
  • Christian Formation of the Church
  • Bible Elective
  • Global Impact
  • General Elective