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Christian Formation

Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary

12 months
Duration
520 USD/credit
520 USD/credit
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Tuition fee
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About

The Christian Formation is a professional degree at Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary, educating and equipping students to lead formation ministries of the church. AMBS provides a context, a process and tools for students to study and engage the ministries of personal and congregational formation.

Overview

Graduates with an Christian Formation will:

  • Articulate or otherwise demonstrate knowledge of the biblical, historical, and theological disciplines that undergird their ministry of leadership.
  • Reflect critically, contextually, and constructively on the theological content and practices of their specialized ministries at Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary.
  • Demonstrate the ability to locate, evaluate, and use information and resources effectively.
  • Exercise competent leadership through designing, implementing, and assessing ministry experiences in their specialized ministries.
  • Demonstrate skills for equipping, training, and empowering leaders for specialized ministries.
  • Assess their own growth toward spiritual and personal maturity.
  • Clarify and develop a ministerial identity.

Programme Structure

The MACF prepares students for:

  • congregational leadership in faith formation
  • spiritual care in the congregation
  • spiritual direction
  • long-term visitation and spiritual companionship
  • manager of a hospital pastoral care department
  • congregational teaching and training

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application
  • Essay
  • References: Provide three people — a pastor, teacher or academic advisor, and another person
  • Medical history and physician’s exam forms: These are sent to the applicant to be completed after the application is received.
  • Application fee: $50: non-refundable; required with the application
  • Transcripts: Request an official transcript from each academic institution you have attended after high school.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    520 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 520 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    520 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 520 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Ben Lomond

1100 - 1600 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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