Degree Programs

In order to train men for ministry to the highest degree of excellence, The Master’s Seminary offers select academic degree programs. More information about these degree programs can be found in our Academic Catalog.


Master of Biblical Ministry | M.M.B.

The M.M.B. is a three-year online program for Spanish speakers who possess an undergraduate degree. It is designed to equip students to adequately serve as lay ministers and elders in the local church.

Master of Divinity | M.Div.

The M.Div. is a three-year program for those who possess an undergraduate degree.  It provides a broad biblical, theological, and practical foundation for those pursuing church or mission vocations which require ordination.

Master of Theology | Th.M.

The Th.M. is a one to four-year modular program which enables students who have completed the M.Div. to refine their exegetical and theological precision through advanced study.


Doctor of Ministry | D.Min.

The D.Min. is a three-year modular program designed for pastors who already possess a master’s degree to enhance their skills in sermon preparation and public exposition of Scripture.

Doctor of Philosophy |  Ph.D.

The Ph.D. is a five-year program (including qualifying exams, residency, and dissertation writing) designed to give Th.M. (or equivalent) graduates the opportunity to pursue a terminal degree.

Special Programs

Bachelor of Theology | B.Th.

The B.Th. mirrors the M.Div. in purpose and curriculum, but is for those who have an associate’s degree (or equivalent).

Diploma of Theology | Dip.Th.

The Dip.Th. mirrors the M.Div. in purpose and curriculum, but is for those who have not done any undergraduate work.