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Divinity, M.Div.

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, NY,
The Divinity Program is a three-year professional program designed for students who are preparing for church leadership or for any number of specialized ministries including youth ministry, campus ministry, interfaith ministry, pastoral care and social justice ministries.


In addition to gaining a grasp of the essence of Christian faith and practice from biblical, historical and theological perspectives, Divinity students will gain competencies in the tasks of ministry, which include preaching, evangelism, pastoral counseling, public relations, management of church resources, and leadership.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Hebrew Bible
  •  New Testament Foundation
  • Church History I
  • Systematic Theology
  • Ethics in Postmodern Society or 
  • Topics in Apologetics in the 21st Century
  • Effective Religious Education for Ministry
  • Ministerial Leadership
  • Worship and Liturgy
  • Ecumenism and Interfaith

              Detailed Programme Facts

              • Programme intensity Full-time
              • Languages
                • English
              • Delivery mode
                On Campus

              English Language Requirements

              This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

              Academic Requirements

              • A completed application form, including intended degree program, signature and date.
              • Official transcripts from all colleges, universities, or seminaries attended. 
              • Two recommendation letters, one from the applicant's pastor, church elder or faith community leader.
              • TOEFL score (for non native English speakers).
              •  One digital and one passport-size photograph
              • Proof of immunization for Measles, Mumps, and Rubella (MMR).  Students born before 1/1/1957 are exempted from this requirement.
              • Application fee of $30.00.

              Tuition Fee

              • International

                9260 USD/year
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              • National

                9260 USD/year
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              Living costs for New York City

              • 1819 - 3970 USD/month
                Living Costs

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