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Cross-cultural Ministry

Dallas Theological Seminary

24 months
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595 USD/credit
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About

Whether you are called to the mission field in another country or to a cross-cultural context across the street, the Cross-cultural Ministry program of Dallas Theological Seminary can prepare you to love your neighbors well with the truth of the gospel.

Overview

Heart for missions

Faculty in the World Missions and Intercultural Studies department love to share their decades of experience in the field and in the classroom with students.

All 66 books

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.

Learn to contextualize the Bible and theology 

The 2-year MA programs at DTS have a common core of Bible and theology coursework along with specific training in cross-cultural communication that you can apply wherever God has called you to serve.

Goals for MA in Cross-cultural Ministry

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

  • verbalize principles of effective intercultural ministry;
  • demonstrate familiarity with essential principles of anthropology, ethnology, sociology, and psychology in relation to missions;
  • evidence a deep commitment to world evangelism;
  • communicate the Bible effectively in an intercultural context;
  • produce an accurate profile of the chosen country or area of the world; and
  • design an effective strategy for an intercultural ministry.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Soteriology 
  • Sanctification & Ecclesiology 
  • Eschatology 
  • Cultural Dynamics in Ministry 
  • Intercultural Communication 
  • Dynamics of Missionary Develop 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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).
6.5
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Credits

64 alternative credits

Delivered

Blended

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).
6.5
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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

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  • International

    595 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 595 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    595 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 595 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Dallas

1140 - 1925 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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