Doctor of Ministry (D.Min.)

Welcome

Why Apply?

The Benefits


SEMINAR PROFESSORS

Students will also benefit from the experience and expertise of The Master’s Seminary Faculty.


CORE SEMINARS

JULY 2016

  • Expository Preaching and the New Testament
  • Homiletics and Sermon Delivery
  • Professors: John MacArthur, Steven J. Lawson, Derek Thomas, Arturo Azurdia III

JANUARY 2017

  • Historical and Contemporary Preaching Models
  • Professors: John MacArthur, Steven J. Lawson, Carl Trueman

JULY 2017

  • Doctrinal Foundations for Expository Preaching
  • Expository Preaching and the Old Testament
  • Professors: John MacArthur, Steven J. Lawson, Daniel Block, Dale Ralph Davis

JANUARY 2018

  • Theology and Expository Preaching
  • Professors: TBA

ENTRANCE REQUIREMENTS

A Master of Divinity or its equivalent, or a Master of Arts of a theological nature of at least 96 quarter units (64 semester units) from an approved school. For M.Div. equivalency, contact an advisor at 818.909.5642 or dmin@tms.edu.

  • A Pastoral Leadership Position. The D.Min. program is designed for expositors to continue to learn and grow without having to leave their ministry context.
  • A minimum of three years consecutive preaching experience after receiving the M.Div. or MA degree.
  • A grade point average of 3.0 or higher (3.0 on 4.0 scale).
  • Biblical language studies in Greek or Hebrew (This requirement may be met through a co-requisite course in the D.Min. program).
  • Evidence of academic writing proficiency (see the online application for details).
  • A TOEFL score of 600 (paper test) OR 250 (computer test) OR 100 (Internet test) is required for applicants for whom English is a second language and who have not earned a Bachelor degree taught in English in the U.S., U.K., Australia, New Zealand, or Canada. The TOEFL’s website is www.toefl.com.

Everyone is welcome to apply. Every application will be evaluated on an individual basis.


COST

The total cost of the program (not including books, lodging, travel, etc.) is six payments of $2,750, for a total of $16,500.


START YOUR APPLICATION

The enrollment for July 2016 will open in Spring.