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M.Div. with a concentration in Biblical Studies
Online or On-Campus Degree
The Master of Divinity, offered online and on campus, is a professional degree designed to prepare you for full-time ministry and for ordination or ministry licensure. You will gain a solid foundation in ministerial philosophy and practice through the in-depth study of the interpretation of the Bible, the languages of the Bible, and church history and doctrine. Practical skills and values are emphasized in practical theology, church leadership and missions-related courses.
Through the concentration in Biblical Studies, you will:
- Examine contemporary issues in biblical criticism in relation to the interpretation of Scripture and how the New Testament uses the Old Testament.
- Choose additional coursework on topics from Paul’s writings and parables of Jesus to concepts of promise, covenant and kingdom, according to your area of interest.
- Increase your understanding of biblical languages, hermeneutics and interpretation.
- Be trained and equipped by an accredited Association of Theological Schools (ATS) seminary.
- Ministerial Executive Leadership
- Christian Education
- Church Planting
- Preparation for the Doctor of Ministry (D.Min.) or other terminal degree
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