Doctoral Programs

Doctor of Philosophy Degree ( PhD)
Doctor of Theology Degree (ThD)
Doctor of Ministry (DMin)

Candidates will specialize in one of the fields of theological scholarship, such as: Hebrew Bible/Old Testament; New Testament and Early Christian Studies; History of Christianity; Systematic Theology; Ethics; Church Growth and Mission Studies.

Study for the degree of doctor of theology extends through three stages:

Coursework, Knowledge Area Modules (KAM), and dissertation.
Candidates for this degree must fulfill the following:
6 credit hours of Course work
6 credit hours of Seminar: Theology: Oral and written presentation
24 credit hours of dissertation


The applicant must have earned a Master’s Degree in Divinity, Theology, or Biblical Studies.