What is the Doctor of Educational Ministry Program?


Doctor of Educational Ministry (D.Ed.Min.)

The Doctor of Educational Ministry is a professional degree providing qualified students the opportunity to achieve a high level of excellence in the practice of educational ministry. The degree is built on prerequisites including the Master of Arts in Christian Education degree or equivalent theological preparation, high intellectual achievement and professional capability, and substantial professional experience in ministry between completion of the Master of Arts in Christian Education degree program and application to the Doctor of Educational Ministry degree program.


PREREQUISITES

- M.A.C.E. or M.R.E. degree or its equivalent from an ATS-accredited school
- 3.0 out of 4.0 GPA (2.0 out of 3.0)
- Minimum 3 years of ministry experience


SPECIALIZATIONS

We currently offer fourteen specializations including Church Growth and Health, Family Ministry, Administration and Servant Leadership, and more (Click HERE for the List of Specializations.) 


DEGREE REQUIREMENTS


WORKSHOPS (6 HOURS)



Program Overview and Research Writing 2 hours

Mid-Career Assessment 2 hours

Project in Ministry Design 2 hours


SEMINARS (30 HOURS)



4 Divisional Seminars 12 hours

4 Specialization Seminars 12 hours

2 Christian Education Elective Seminars 6 hours


PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT (2 HOURS)



Reading List or Conference


PROJECT IN MINISTRY (6 HOURS)



Project Implementation, Project Report, and Exit Interview



TOTAL: 44 HOURS

COMPLETION TIME: 4-6 YEARS