This degree has been designed for individuals serving in contextual ministries.
Traditional seminary degrees are often
out of reach due to work, family, geography,
Our degree is offered entirely online featuring
video-based micro-lectures, ZOOM video-conferencing, and tutorial formats.
The Diploma will list the approved course of study.
Some examples include
(but are not limited to):
Master in Spiritual Formation
Master in Theological Studies
Master in Faith-Based Non-Profit Leadership
Master in Faith-Based Community Development
The Faculty Mentor facilitates scheduled video conversations and participates in the portfolio preparation and examination.
Students journey through a series of research milestones to generate the final Capstone Project that addresses a Need or Opportunity in their ministry context.
Online and Flexible
Students set their own schedule and proceed at their own pace. Each course can be completed within 30 to 90 days.
Course of Study
The 30 credit hour course of study includes:
Eight 3-credit hour courses:
Elective 1 - Tutorial with a Faculty Mentor in your area of contextualization
Elective 2 - Tutorial with a Faculty Mentor in your area of contextualization
Elective 3 - Tutorial with a Faculty Mentor in your area of contextualization
Elective 4 - Tutorial with a Faculty Mentor to research the topic of your Ministry Project
One 6-credit hour course