12 months
9060 USD/year
9060 USD/year
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The master's degree and graduate certificate in Pastoral Ministry from University of Dallas are designed to equip those who wish to serve in parishes, dioceses or other ministerial settings with in-depth theological knowledge and effective pastoral skills.


This Pastoral Ministry graduate program from University of Dallas offers several concentrations, each with a unique curriculum. Select a concentration of interest to you for practice in a defined field of ministry.

Master of Pastoral Ministry Concentrations:

  • Campus Ministry Concentration
  • Church Management Concentration
  • Health Care Ministry Concentration
  • Youth Ministry Concentration

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Graduate Proseminar
  • Systematic Theology
  • Church History
  • Moral Theology
  • Liturgy and Sacraments
  • Theological Reflection

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


37 SCH


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university.
  • A minimum undergraduate grade point average (GPA) of 2.75 on a 4.0 scale.
  • Complete the online application
  • Pay the $25 application fee (non-refundable)
  • Provide the appropriate application documents:
  • Submit contact information for three (3) references:
  • 1) Pastor (or spiritual director),
  • 2) Employer/Professor, and
  • 3) Lay Leader
  • Submit your official transcripts for all regionally accredited colleges/universities attended. You may also upload your unofficial transcripts, if granted admission, official transcripts will be required before you can register for classes.
  • Submit a Theological Reflection Essay

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    9060 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9060 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    9060 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9060 USD for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Dallas

1140 - 1925 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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