Master of Divinity
Southern California Seminary

Program Details

The Master of Divinity program at Southern California Seminary is offered entirely online.  An MDiv is widely recognized as the standard academic degree for senior leadership positions within the church.  Whether you plan to take use your Christian ministry skills in pastoral care, mission work, education, chaplaincy or social work, this graduate degree will prepare you well.  SCS’s online MDiv can be completed in 3-4 years and classes run on a trimester schedule.  Core curriculum is focused on the following subject areas:

  • Biblical studies
  • Theology and Christian philosophy
  • Biblical languages
  • Practical ministry skills
  • Research and thesis


  • Official transcripts
  • Essay
  • Reference from Pastor/Chaplain

School Accreditation Statement

Transnational Association of Christian Colleges and Schools, Accreditation Commission