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Master of Arts in Pastoral Ministry

Program Details

Northwest Nazarene University offers an online Master of Arts in Pastoral Ministry degree for those preparing for vocational Christian ministry. Students will learn and join a community of students to interact with ministry application.


  • Baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited college or university or equivalent and evidence an overall GPA of 2.5, or 3.0 in the last 30 semester/45 quarter credits
  • Students should also have some experience in ministry, either professionally or as a volunteer, and be prepared to apply their course work to their present assignment
  • Submit an official transcript from the undergraduate institution from which you graduated reflecting all individual courses taken
  • Two recommendations

Accreditation & Licensing

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities