The Master of Divinity (M.Div.) degree is the traditional seminary degree that will prepare you for a professional ministry leadership role and ordination, whether in a church or parachurch organization or in a specialized ministry setting. Regent University's School of Divinity is proud to offer one of the most-respected Master of Divinity degree programs in Virginia. This comprehensive degree incorporates elements of both the Master of Theological Studies and Master of Arts in Practical Theology degrees, and is the standard prerequisite for the Doctor of Ministry, Doctor of Philosophy and other post-graduate degrees. Students planning to pursue ordination or terminal degrees should consult providers of those opportunities to determine specific requirements.
A bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution is required of all master’s applicants
A minimum GPA of 2.75
High intellectual achievement and scholarship as evidenced by college transcripts and the applicant's writing sample
Spiritual maturity and integrity of character
Personal goals consistent with the mission of Regent University
Accreditation & Licensing
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
Association of Theological Schools in the United States and Canada (ATS)
Not accepting students from the following states: DC, VA, NC, SC, GA, AL, TN, KY, IN, WV, MO, AR.
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