Ministry Leadership, M.A. | Online (optional) | Moody Bible Institute | Chicago, United States
12 months
9210 USD/year
9210 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Ministry Leadership Emphasis of the M.Div. degree at Moody Bible Institute prepares you for effective and exemplary Christian leadership in a variety of settings through biblical, theological, professional and spiritual life training.


The emphasis provides advanced training in leadership for current and future pastors, ministry leaders in churches, managers in Christian organizations, business as mission entrepreneurs, missionaries, teachers, administrators and evangelists.


  • This Ministry Leadership flexible program from Moody Bible Institute welcomes students with secular or Bible college degrees, with or without ministry experience. 
  • Upon graduation, you will be equipped to plan, organize, lead, counsel, resolve conflicts, assess, manage change and direct a variety of church and para-church ministries.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Hermeneutics
  • History, Literature, and Theology 
  • Communication of Biblical  
  • Biblical Spiritual Formation 
  • Church History 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus, Blended, Online

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete and submit online application
  • Support doctrinal qualifications for students
  • Write autobiographical essays
  • Provide two references (Not applicable to CMHC Applicants)
  • Pay nonrefundable application fee

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    9210 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4605 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    9210 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4605 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Chicago

1297 - 2491 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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