Master of Divinity / Chaplain Ministry
Regent University

Program Details

Take ministry on-the-road, or to wherever you are called, with an online Master of Divinity in Chaplain Ministry.  Whether it is in a military, disaster relief, sports or corporate environment, you can gain the skills to become a full-time chaplain and ordained minister in this advanced degree.  Offered 100% online, coursework in this concentration includes:

  • Chaplain ministry methodologies
  • Chaplaincy in institutional environments
  • Chaplaincy in crisis situations
  • Christian ethics
  • Military chaplaincy
  • Pastoral care, counseling and conflict

Regent’s Master of Divinity in Chaplain Ministry requires a capstone course.  This culmination of your learning can be demonstrated through clinical pastoral education, a master’s thesis, or spiritual formation portfolio project.


  • 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

Special Accreditation

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

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Geographic Restrictions

This program is only available to residents of: CO, CT, FL, GA, IL, KS, KY, MA, MD, MO, MT, NC, ND, NE, NM, PA, and VA.