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Doctor of Ministry - Pastoral
Are you ready to build upon your current Christian ministry? Is God calling you to become equipped for advanced leadership?
The Doctor of Ministry is the highest professional degree in Christian ministry offered by Providence Theological Seminary. The program is designed to assist in increasing the competency of Christian leaders so that they can achieve excellence in their current and future ministries.
Graduates are employed in churches, para-church organizations, Christian higher education, missions organizations, and other Christian ministries.
The Doctor of Ministry (Pastoral) is designed to assist in increasing the competency of Christian leaders so that they can achieve excellence in their current and future ministries. This track contains two personal ministry courses, two courses relating to the project / dissertation, and three courses relating directly to pastoral ministry. The Pastoral Leadership track draws on the significant practical and pastoral experience of the seminary faculty and guest speakers, combined with their expertise in Bible, systematic theology, and practical theology.
Students must have at least three years of full-time Christian ministry experience between completing the Master of Divinity (or its deemed equivalent) and commencing Doctor of Ministry studies. The Doctor of Ministry is also an in-service degree; participants must be engaged in regular ministry during their involvement in the program.
Flexible Delivery - The Doctor of Ministry Degree can be completed within a study period of three years. Courses are offered in one-week intensive modules (Otterburne Campus) in August, January, and May.