Master of Divinity
George Fox University

Program Details

George Fox University offers an online Master of Divinity degree for those interested in professional ministry and doctoral programs.  The program consists of solid, foundational courses in biblical studies, theology, and pastoral ministry along with spiritual formation coursework that enriches personal development and personal capacity for healthy leadership.  The curriculum is committed to the spiritual formation of students, so they are prepared to engage the world for the sake of Christ and act with Christlikeness.  You will study the Bible and theology while gaining tools for exegeting the cultural contexts where you will serve through historical, theological, and cultural reflection.  Students also grow spiritually and morally while learning to relate to others through Jesus Christ’s missions and ministries and to support the transformation of societies through personal and social holiness motivated by love. 

Specializations are available in numerous areas, including:

  • Biblical Studies 
  • Chaplaincy 
  • Christian History and Theology 
  • Creation Care 
  • Intercultural Studies 
  • Spiritual Direction and Supervision


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

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Official transcripts
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Resume
  • Personal mission statement and statement of faith
  • Three letters of reference
  • Interview

Special Accreditation

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

School Accreditation Statement

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities