36 months
2154 USD/credit 66774 USD/year
2154 USD/credit 66774 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
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The 87-hour Master of Divinity degree at Baylor University intends to provide graduate theological education that is centered in the gospel of Jesus Christ and consistent with historic Baptist commitments to prepare persons to carry this gospel to the churches and the world.


Key facts:

The Master of Divinity program at Baylor University seeks to achieve holistic student development by equipping students through theological, biblical reflection, spiritual formation, lifelong learning, ministry service, and cross-cultural sensitivity. The curriculum is competency-based and thus strives to produce students who achieve competency in seven basic areas:

  • Preaching & Worship
  • Christian Scriptures & Theology
  • Leadership & Administration
  • Nurture & Care of Souls
  • Lifelong Learning
  • Spiritual Formation
  • Evangelism & Global Missions
Each candidate for the Master of Divinity degree must complete the entire theological studies core and must select an area of academic concentration. This area of concentration can be declared during the application process or prior to the student's first semester.

Programme Structure

Courses Included:

  • Christian Scriptures
  • Christian History
  • Christian Theology
  • Christian Scriptures 
  • Hebrew 
  • New Testament Greek
  • Hebrew Language Reading
  • Greek Language Reading

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


93 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Test  Score Report for GRE/GMAT if required by your prospective program; 
  • Test Score Report for TOEFL/IELTS or exemption request with proof of English proficiency;
  • Three (3) letters of recommendation (you will be able to request these via an automated email as part of your online application).
  • A completed and submitted online application.
  • Application fee payment (you pay after submitting the application online; applications are not reviewed until the application fee is paid).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    66774 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2154 USD per credit during 36 months.
  • National

    66774 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2154 USD per credit during 36 months.

Living costs for Waco

857 - 1588 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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