Master of Divinity
University of Northwestern St. Paul

Program Details

The Master of Divinity offered online by the University of Northwestern – St. Paul was created for adult learners.  Coursework can be completed entirely around your personal and professional schedules, at your convenience.  This program blends the theology of evangelism with Christian ministry.  Upon completion of this degree, which is taught by practicing ministers and theologians, you will be well-prepared for ordination or any number of chaplain or pastor positions.  Classes may include:

  • Biblical hermeneutics
  • Biblical theology
  • Leading and organizing ministry
  • Pastoral ministries


  • Regionally accredited bachelor's degree or equivalent
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 (4.0 scale) OR provide Academic Performance Essay for consideration
  • Two essays
  • Official transcripts
  • Two references
  • Resume
  • English language proficiency for international students

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission