Master of Divinity
Virginia University of Lynchburg

Program Details

The online Master of Divinity program at Virginia University of Lynchburg is designed to give students professional training in and preparation for the Christian ministry.  Students must show high standards of scholarship and research and demonstrate and continue moral and spiritual growth.  The program’s goal is to prepare students for leadership beneficial to the African American community, including meeting the need for better educated and trained ministers, missionaries, and teachers.  

The curriculum covers a range of topics relevant to theology and biblical study while focusing on the uniqueness of heritage and strengthening pride in this heritage. 

You will learn about:

  • Church Administration
  • Old and New Testaments
  • Pastoral Care and Counseling
  • Homiletics
  • History and Missions Study
  • Pauline Epistles
  • Music and Worship in African American Churches

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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Virginia University of Lynchburg is accredited by:

Transnational Association of Christian Colleges and Schools Accreditation Commission (TRACS)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Applicaton Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s)

Additional Info

  • Statement of relationship to the church
  • Endorsement from Pastor