Degree Programs

Master of Divinity (M.Div.)
87 Hours
The Master of Divinity program seeks to achieve holistic student development by equipping students through theological and biblical reflection, spiritual formation, lifelong learning, ministry service, and cross-cultural sensitivity.
Master of Arts in Christian Ministry (M.A.C.M.)
60 Hours
The Master of Arts in Christian Ministry degree provides a basic foundation of study in biblical and theological disciplines, while also preparing students for ministry within and alongside the church.
Master of Theological Studies (M.T.S.)
48 Hours
The Master of Theological Studies degree is designed to provide students with both a general theological education and the opportunity to concentrate in subjects important to their interests or ministries.
Master of Arts (M.A.) in Theology, Ecology, and Food Justice
45 Hours
The M.A. in Theology, Ecology, and Food Justice seeks to prepare students to be conversant in the areas of ecology, sustainability, and food justice as understood through a biblically and theologically informed hermeneutic.
Master of Arts (M.A.) in Theology and Sports Studies
39 Hours
The M.A. in Theology and Sports Studies is designed to provide a strong theological foundation, contextually-relevant formation, and cultural literacy for Christian leaders in sports.
Master of Arts (M.A.) in Contextual Witness and Innovation
38 Hours
The M.A. in Contextual Witness and Innovation is designed for students seeking to create social and economic change by way of innovative practices while at the same time bearing witness to Jesus Christ and the gospel.
Doctor of Ministry (D.Min.)
The Doctor of Ministry is a Kingdom-purposed degree that connects missional passion to serious academic research in ministry practice. Seminars are kept small to allow for high-quality discussion and deep spiritual relationships within cohorts and with faculty.
Ph.D. in Preaching
The Ph.D. in Preaching program provides an opportunity for qualified students to engage in graduate work in the discipline of homiletics at the highest level and in a university setting.
M.Div./Juris Doctor (J.D.)
141.4 Hours
The M.Div./J.D. program links the faculties, resources, and educations of a top-tier seminary and a nationally-recognized law school, offering to students an education that prepares them well for a multitude of leadership opportunities.
M.Div./Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.)
104-105 Hours
The M.Div./M.B.A. program prepares students for numerous ministerial contexts, including congregations, religious non-profits, religiously affiliated organizations, and church agencies.
M.Div./Master of Education (M.Ed.)
105 Hours
The M.Div./M.S.Ed. (M.A.) degree program will prepare ministers who can employ the latest educational philosophies, strategies, and methods in congregational ministry environments as well as in public and private educational settings.
M.Div./Master of Music (M.M.)
105 Hours
The M.Div./M.M. program in church music provides advanced theological education and graduate education in music for ministers in the field of music.
M.Div./Master of Social Work (M.S.W.)
120 or 104 Hours
The M.Div./M.S.W. prepares students to provide leadership and service through congregations, religiously affiliated organizations, and faith communities.
M.T.S./Master of Social Work (M.S.W.)
93 or 71 Hours
The M.T.S./M.S.W. program provides students with an opportunity to prepare for community ministry through mastery of advanced social work knowledge and practice that is grounded in foundational Christian theology, Scriptures, traditions, missions, and Baptist Identity.

George W. Truett Theological Seminary