Master of Arts in Ministry
George Fox University

Program Details

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
  • Leadership
  • Spiritual Direction
  • Spiritual Formation and Discipleship

% Online

Mostly Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools (ATS)

School Accreditation & Licensing

George Fox University is accredited by:

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Interview, Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • Students attend a three-day orientation in August and meet for one week each semester.