Christian Education

Dallas Theological Seminary

24 months
595 USD/credit
595 USD/credit
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If you love teaching people to grasp the life changing power of God’s word and seeing how the gospel can transform lives, the Christian Education program of Dallas Theological Seminary might be right for you.


Logos Bible Software

Every incoming student receives $14,000 worth of Logos Bible Software. Students who graduate with a master’s or doctoral degree will be able to keep the software for life.

All 66 books of the Bible

A 2-year MA at DTS offers more Bible and theology than a 3-year MDiv at most seminaries, including all 66 books (even Nahum) and an entire course on the Trinity.

Goals for MA in Christian Education

In addition to the goals common to all professional degree programs at the seminary, students in the Christian Education program of Dallas Theological Seminary will be able to:

  • develop a biblical philosophy of Christian education;
  • demonstrate knowledge and needs of at least one ministry population, state biblical goals for that ministry, and apply appropriate educational principles to that ministry;
  • organize, administer, and evaluate an educational program based on stated goals and objectives, working successfully with people from a variety of ministry situations; and
  • communicate effectively in a Christian education ministry setting.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Educational Ministries and Leadership
  • History & Philosophy of Christian Education
  • Teaching Process
  • Media Presentations
  • Ministry Formation Internship
  • Christian Life and Witness

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




66 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Submit Application
  • Collect college transcripts and references from church and others
  • Committee Evaluation
  • You show evidence of saving faith in Jesus Christ in your application testimony, and you adhere to the 7 core doctrines
  • Your references speak to your character and dependence on the Holy Spirit for life and work
  • You are endowed with appropriate spiritual gifts and involved in Christian ministry
  • Previous education has prepared you for graduate theological education

Tuition Fee

  • International

    595 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 595 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    595 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 595 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.


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