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Master of Arts in Theology & Ministry

Program Details

The Master of Arts in Theology and Ministry degree offered by Fuller Theological Seminary in California is designed for individuals who wish to develop a deeper biblical and theological understanding, spiritual maturity, and cultural literacy. These skills and knowledge can be used for ministry in churches, parachurch, or nonprofit organizations.


This program requires an apprenticeship, to be completed in a church or a marketplace, nonprofit, or mission organization.

  • Submission of official transcripts from all post-secondary schools attended, including a transcript showing a bachelor's degree earned from an accredited institution, with a cumulative undergraduate grade point average of 2.7 or above
  • Three reference forms: one from a pastor or denominational leader and two that are either academic or professional
  • Religious Autobiography, Statement of Purpose, and Statement of Calling essay responses

Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools

Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Senior College and University Commission