Divinity, Master | Online (optional) | Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary | Evanston, United States
36 months
840 USD/credit 21280 USD/year
840 USD/credit 21280 USD/year
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Become a servant leader who ministers through radical theological imagination. The Divinity program is offered at Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary.


Divinity students at Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary take an active part in exploring and defining their strengths, background, gifts for ministry, and vocational calling. Garrett’s integrative curriculum prepares students for a wide variety of congregational and non-congregational ministry settings.

Denominational Requirements and Online Courses

The Office of Admissions encourages prospective students who are considering ordination to be in conversation with their denominational ordination boards as they discern their next steps in theological education. Some traditions have specific requirements around how many courses a student must take in-person to be considered for ordination. United Methodist students are required to take 1/3 of their courses in-person to qualify for ordination as an elder or a deacon.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • History of Christian Thought & Practice 
  • Theology elective
  • United Methodist Worship
  • Preaching in an African American Context
  • Youth Ministry
  • Educating Christians for Social Change
  • Church and Community

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines




76 SCH


On Campus, Blended, Online

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online Application for Admission
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Resume 
  • Three letters of recommendation, including one church reference and at least one academic reference
  • Official copies of transcripts from each college or university you have attended
  • A $75 application processing fee which can be submitted online via debit or credit card when submitting your application as final, or mailed to us via check or money order
  • Official TOEFL scores

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21280 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 840 USD per credit during 36 months.
  • National

    21280 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 840 USD per credit during 36 months.

Living costs for Evanston

1100 - 1500 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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