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Master of Divinity / Church & Ministry

Program Details

The Master of Divinity with a concentration in Church & Ministry is a traditional seminary degree designed to prepare you for full-time ministry and for ordination or ministry licensure. Additionally, the M.Div. is the standard prerequisite for the D.Min., Ph.D. and other post-graduate degrees. This church ministry degree program will equip you with in-depth study of the interpretation of the Bible, the languages of the Bible, and church history and doctrine. Gain advanced knowledge and practical skills through a wide range of church ministry degree program topics that include practical theology, church leadership, missions, theology and practice of ministry in both church and parachurch settings, pastoral theology, women in ministry and ministry coaching.


  • A bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution is required of all master’s applicants
  • Official transcripts
  • 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)