Master of Arts in Christian Ministry / Pastoral Ministries
Missouri Baptist University

Program Details

The online Master of Arts in Christian Ministry with an emphasis in Pastoral Ministries degree from Missouri Baptist University is built for lay leaders, pastors, and career missionaries alike.  This program prepares students to further the Kingdom of God both practically and theologically and can serve as a “bridge” for future seminary study.  The curriculum teaches students to pair theological ideas and scholarly work with practical methods for helping people in their everyday lives while emphasizing the local church and building meaningful relationships that produce impactful discipleship.  

This is a Christian university that believes in teaching common Christian theology to help students make positive impacts on people, explore truth through scripture, and guide students toward purposeful lives. 

Core courses in this program include:

  • History of Christian Thought I & II
  • Spiritual Formation
  • Knowing God

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Missouri Baptist University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.75 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Essay/Writing Sample

Additional Info

  • Statement of faith