Master of Arts in Ministry Leadership
Calvin Theological Seminary

Program Details

Earn a Master of Arts degree in Ministry Leadership online with Calvin Theological Seminary.  Distance learning provides the opportunity to learn while enhancing practice, making this program an optima choice for the working adult.  An intentionally practical learning environment provides courses and studies preparing students for specialized fields including:

  • Education, youth, and family
  • Missional leadership
  • Pastoral care
  • Pastoral leadership
  • Worship 

Students will work with the Vocational Formation Office to be placed in appropriate contextual learning contexts to provide real-world experience.  This unique opportunity sets Calvin Theological Seminary apart as each student receives the individual attention required to push forward and be confident in ministry.


  • A bachelor’s degree or its equivalent from an accredited college
  • A GPA 2.67 or higher
  • Non-native English speakers need to submit a minimum internet based TOEFL score of 80 total, with 23 in the writing section, OR a minimum overall IELTS score of 6.5, with at least a 6.5 in the writing section
  • Evidence of academic and personal preparedness for theological education

Program combines online learning with 2 on-campus sessions each year.

School Accreditation Statement

Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools