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Health Care Ministry, M.P.M.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
, TX,
Prepare for ministry in health care facilities through a combination of theology and pastoral ministry courses with on site Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) at accredited CPE programs in regional hospitals like Harris Medical Center in Fort Worth or Children's Medical Center of Dallas.

About

This program contributes to the student's ability to meet the certification standards of the National Association of Catholic Chaplains. 

In addition to the core courses, two elective courses and the following courses are required to receive a Master of Pastoral Ministry with a concentration in Health Care Ministry:

Programme Structure

  • Ministry in the Church
  • Pastoral Administration
  • Pastoral Aspects of Canon Law
  • Liturgical Leadership
  • Homiletics and Pastoral Proclamation
  • Pastoral Ministry Internship

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    79

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

Academic Requirements

  • A completed online application form
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • A statement of purpose
  • An intellectual autobiography
  • A sample of academic writing
  • Official transcripts

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    625 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 625 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National Applies to you

    625 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 625 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
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Living costs for Dallas

  • 1140 - 1930 USD/month
    Living Costs

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

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