The Pastoral Ministry program from Oblate School of Theology gives students the foundation needed to serve as pastoral associates, liturgy coordinators, education directors, youth ministers or pastoral care workers.
- Preparation for specialized ministries such as religious education, youth ministry, pastoral care, liturgy coordinators, and/or pastoral administration.
- Church History II: Holy Roman Empire to the Present
- Scriptural Hermeneutics
- Foundations of Moral Theology
- Christology: Jesus Christ and Human Redemption
- Theology of Church and Ministry
- Basic Pastoral Care
- 12 months
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DisciplinesReligious Studies & Theology Christian Studies View 321 other Masters in Christian Studies in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
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- Complete the online application and payment form.
- Submit official transcripts from all colleges attended, undergraduate and graduate, reflecting degree(s) received from an accredited U.S. institution or equivalent training at an institution outside the U.S. sent directly to OST. Student copies are not acceptable.
- Goals and Objectives Form
- Biographical Information Form
- Three recommendations, on forms provided by the School, attesting to the candidate’s religious, moral, and intellectual qualifications for ministry:
- One from someone in authority within the applicant’s denominational structures verifying his/her good standing;
- One from someone who is qualified to attest to the applicant’s academic ability;
- One from any person of the applicant’s choosing.
- If necessary, submit official score reports from the Miller Analogies Test (MAT) or Graduate Records Examination (GRE).
International28440 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 790 USD per credit during 12 months.
National28440 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 790 USD per credit during 12 months.
Living costs for San Antonio
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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