In particular, the Public Ministry program of Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary equips laity serving in community, social, or justice-oriented organizations who seek to enhance their public work by engaging with theological education and formation.
Students in the MA in Public Ministry degree take a combination of foundation courses, public ministry courses, and open elective courses. With their concentration electives, students can choose a concentration track in Ecological Regeneration, Racial Justice, or Child Advocacy. A student may also propose a concentration, the approval of which depends on relevant course availability. Open electives can be used for additional courses in a concentration area, to complete ordination requirements for deacons in The United Methodist Church, or to meet a combination of objectives.
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- Theological Education
- Practice and Theology of Christian Spirituality
- Person in Community
- Cross-Cultural Immersion
- Hebrew Bible
- New Testament
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , International
DisciplinesReligious Studies & Theology View 566 other Masters in Religious Studies & Theology in United States
We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
- Online Application for Admission
- Statement of Purpose
- 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
International815 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 815 USD per credit during 24 months.
National815 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 815 USD per credit during 24 months.
Living costs for Evanston
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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