Ministry, Master | Point Loma Nazarene University | San Diego, United States
24 months
320 USD/credit 5760 USD/year
320 USD/credit 5760 USD/year
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Point Loma Nazarene University’s Master of Arts in Christian Ministry (MACM) program has been designed with the student in mind.


By combining a strong ministry component with rigorous academics, Point Loma Nazarene University’s MACM is ideal for both practicing and aspiring pastors and other ministry leaders. También se ofrece en español.

Key Features 

  • Within the Master of Arts in Christian Ministry program, you will be equipped and empowered to be a strong leader whose preaching and teaching impacts the lives around you. 
  • Develop a better understanding of how to lead a missional church and how Wesleyan theology can inform your contemporary ministry. 

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Christian Formation
  • Christian Scripture
  • Church in Mission
  • Christian Tradition
  • Leadership
  • Religious Studies

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 SCH



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Submit an online application for admissions (including $50 non-refundable application fee, which is waived for PLNU alums, current or former military and their dependents, and PLNU employees).
  • Submit official transcripts with proof of earned baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited institution. 
  • Submit a personal essay: writing sample.
  • Submit two professional recommendations. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    5760 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 320 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    5760 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 320 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for San Diego

1400 - 2455 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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