M.Div. Online Blended

Ministerial Leadership

Claremont School of Theology

36 months
1105 USD/credit 26520 USD/year
1105 USD/credit 26520 USD/year
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Students in the Ministerial Leadership program of Claremont School of Theology can complete the Master of Divinity degree through a combination of online classes, intensive short-­term courses on campus, and classes that combine intensive classroom sessions and online work.


Degree Requirements

The requirements and faculty of the Ministerial Leadership program of Claremont School of Theology are the same as in the on­-campus Master of Divinity program. The intensive and online formats offer opportunities for students to form relationships, develop community, and engage in deep conversation with peers and professors.

To be successful in the hybrid program, students will need a computer (not a tablet), high­ speed internet access, comfort with learning and using technology, and good time management skills.

All required courses, including intensives, hybrids, and online courses, are offered every year. A recommended course schedule for completing the degree in three years (usual for M.Div.) is provided.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Formation: Spiritual Practices
  • Formation: Cultural Competencies
  • Formation: Field Education
  • Religious Education
  • Interreligious Dialogue and Leadership
  • Worship and the Arts

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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Completing your application early maximizes your admission and financial aid opportunities. 


72 SCH


Blended, Online

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application Form
  • Application Fee ($50)
  • Resume/CV
  • Personal Statement (Approximately 1000 words)
  • Your personal statement should address: your reasons for a pursuit of graduate theological study, your desire to study at Claremont School of Theology, your intended use of the degree in meeting future goals
  • Official sealed transcripts from all institutions attended after high school
  • Letters of Recommendation – 3 total
  • English Proficiency Documentation - required for all applicants for whom English is a second language. Either official TOEFL or official IELTS scores will be accepted. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    26520 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1105 USD per credit during 36 months.
  • National

    26520 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1105 USD per credit during 36 months.

Living costs for Claremont

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.


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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