48 months
250 USD/credit 8500 USD/year
250 USD/credit 8500 USD/year
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Divinity from Faith International University is designed primarily for those who desire to enter the ministry as a pastor, chaplain, missionary, or other full-time Christian minister. 


Divinity from Faith International University aims to equip students for ministry through the integration of biblical, theological, and practical studies.  


  • Pastor in full-time or part-time ministry;
  • Chaplain in a clinical/pastoral setting or in the United States military;

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Christian Ethics: Principles & Praxis
  • The Leader’s Inner Journey
  • Biblical Interpretation
  • Theological Writing & Terminology
  • Church History
  • Ecclesiology & Eschatology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


136 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • The degree calls for students who demonstrate a potential for pastoral ministry, a faithful commitment to the Word of God, a heart for Christian service, and the personal discipline necessary to complete degree requirements. 
  • The standard academic prerequisite for the MDiv is a baccalaureate degree (minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale) from an accredited institution.
  • Completed Application for Graduate Admissions
  • Completed Tuition Payment Worksheet
  • Copy of Valid Government Issued Photo Identification with Signature
  • Clergy Reference—to be completed and submitted by your pastor, or the person who serves as a pastor to you. This person may not be a relative. 
  • Official Academic Transcripts
  • Autobiographical Essay under the caption: Why I Wish to Attend Faith International University which will include a description of your life, ministry, abilities, personal growth, and career objective, (specifications: 2-4 pages, typed and double-spaced).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    8500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 250 USD per credit during 48 months.
  • National

    8500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 250 USD per credit during 48 months.

Living costs for Tacoma

1000 - 1580 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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