M.A. Online Blended

Christian Ministry

Dallas Baptist University

12 months
1104 USD/credit 39744 USD/year
1104 USD/credit 39744 USD/year
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The M.A. in Christian Ministry program at Dallas Baptist University explores general concepts of ministry to equip students for a lifetime of service in a variety of church or church-related contexts. The degree is highly flexible and designed to prepare you for your unique calling. 

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Students in the Christian Ministry program at Dallas Baptist University learn how to be effective pastoral ministers through practical, biblical, historical, theological, and general ministry-related courses. 

They also have the opportunity to apply what they learn in relevant ministry contexts and dialogue with ministry leaders in the field. A generous variety of elective courses can adapt to your personal calling in ministry, resulting in a customized degree plan.

Program Goals 

  • Provide a flexible, easily adaptable program of study that allows students to pursue their specific calling
  • Understand key biblical, hermeneutical, theological, and historical concepts relating to Christian ministry and mission
  • Engage in practical ministry experience through the local church and church-related endeavors
  • Identify the potential of various 21st-century ministry contexts
  • Clarify one’s calling to Christian ministry

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Foundations of Christian Ministry
  • Historic Ministry in Southwest America
  • Introduction to Chaplaincy Ministry
  • Introduction to Ecumenical Liturgy

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 alternative credits


Blended, Online

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application
  • $25 Application Fee
  • School Records - Requirement: 3.0 GPA on the USA 4.0 scale
  • Resume or CV
  • 2 Recommendation Letters
  • Statement of Purpose 
  • English Requirements
  • Graduate Admission Exam (GMAT, GRE, etc.)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    39744 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1104 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    39744 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1104 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Dallas

1140 - 1925 USD /month
Living costs

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