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Graduate Degrees in Ministry to Women

Ministry to Women

Graduate Degree Program Options

 

Master of Divinity in Christian Education - Women's Ministry Leadership 

  87-88 hours total (up to 12 hours in Ministry to Women)

 

Master of Arts in Christian Education - Women's Ministry Leadership 

  60 hours total (up to 9 hours in Ministry to Women)

 

Master of Arts in Discipleship 

  36 hours total (up to 6 hours in Ministry to Women)

 

Master of Arts in Ministry Leadership  (new degree coming Fall 2020!)

 

Graduate Certificate 

   15 hours of ministry to women courses

 

 

Frequently Asked Questions:

 

Which degree should I choose? 

Each degree has a specific focus depending on the length of time and number of courses that you would like to study. The Master of Arts in Discipleship (MADI) and Master of Arts in Ministry Leadership (MAML) will offer select core courses in each area of Biblical and Theological studies as well as practical Church Ministry Leadership while the Master of Arts in Christian Education and the Master of Divinity in Christian Education will offer a broader focus in each area of study. 

Which degrees can I study?

Any degree! Students can choose from any degree program offered. The programs highlighted on this page incorporate a specific focus in Ministry to Women. However, these courses can be taken in any degree program that offers free electives as well!

Can I complete my degree online?

Yes! Each of these degrees and the graduate certificate can be completed fully online! You can also incorporate a combination of online and workshop or semester length NOLA2UFlex courses if you would like a classroom experience as well. 

Ministry to Women courses are designed in a variety of formats, including semester length (NOLA2UFlex), on campus workshops, online, hybrid, and practicums. All degrees listed can be completed fully online, or students can choose a combination of online and on-campus workshop or semester length courses. Our programs can be tailored to fit your busy ministry lifestyle! 

What is the cost of the program?

Check out the following link for current tuition rates. Tuition rates and fees are determined per credit hour of courses taken.

Tuition and Fees

What courses would I take?

Depending on which degree you choose, you will either take 2 required courses and additional hours in electives or choose any courses as electives. 

You can choose from the following list below. Courses are offered on a rotating cycle of approx. 2 years. 

Required Women's Ministry Core Courses
Foundations in Ministry to Women OR 3 Hours

   Ministry to Women through the Local Church*

      (+ any 1 hr WM elective listed below)

Advanced Ministry to Women OR 3 Hours
    Mentoring in Ministry to Women
    
Women's Ministry Electives
Disciple Making and Mentoring for Women 2 Hours
Public Speaking for Women 2 Hours
Leadership Skills for Women 2 Hours
Bible Study Design and Writing for Women 2 Hours
Emerging Generations in Ministry to Women 2 Hours
Intercultural Missions and Ministry to Women 2 Hours
Spiritual Gifts for Women 1 Hour
Lifestyle Witnessing for Women 1 Hour
Lay Counseling for Women 1 Hour
Ministry to Mothers 1 Hour
Biblical Womanhood 1-3 Hours
A Survey of Feminist Theology 1-3 Hours
Teaching Basic Baptist Beliefs 1 Hour

 

Questions? Email womensacademic@nobts.edu or call 1-800-NOBTS-01 ext. 8053. 

We look forward to hearing from you!


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