George Fox University offers an online Master of Arts in Ministry degree program. Students develop their capacity for critical and constructive theological reflection while increasing skills in the design, implementation, and assessment of specialized ministry. The program strengthens your understanding of various disciplines that undergird specialized ministry and provides rich opportunities for your personal and spiritual ministry. The curriculum is intentionally designed with courses that include classic spiritual disciplines, intentional holistic awareness, and the intersection of Scripture, theology, psychology, biology, and social-cultural factors. Students complete formation courses throughout their program which combine rich academic content, formational activities, accountability, and fellowship.
You are able to choose one of the following specializations:
- Biblical Studies
- Christian History and Theology
- Creation Care
- Intercultural Studies
- Spiritual Direction
- Spiritual Formation and Discipleship
% OnlineMostly Online
Program Accreditation & Licensing
Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools (ATS)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationBachelor Degree
Recommended GPA3.0 or above (4.0 scale)
Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Interview, Statement of Purpose/Intent
- Students attend a three-day orientation in August and meet for one week each semester.