Doctor of Ministry

The Doctor of Ministry program at Andrews University is designed to develop spiritually transformed, effective and responsible professional leaders in ministry for worldwide church leadership.

This program is offered at a 62% tuition reduction for all cohort participants. It is offered in a transformative, innovative and collaborative community with the focus on in-ministry professional development, fostering interactive adult learning leading to personal spiritual growth.

Several intensives are held at locations appropriate to the context of the concentration. For example, Urban Ministry uses venues in major cities; Youth & Young Adult Ministry uses venues that offer experiential opportunities.

The program serves the world church. Participation is not limited to ministry professionals from North America. Alumni and current program participants represent over 70 different countries.

At the completion of the program you will be able to serve in many areas, including:

  • Pastoral ministry
  • Administrative ministry
  • Healthcare chaplaincy
  • Educational chaplaincy
  • Military chaplaincy
  • Correctional chaplaincy
  • Evangelism
  • Media ministry
  • Family life education

The DMin program will help you gain the following skills:

  • Research
  • Writing
  • Critical thinking
  • Learning how to transform ministry in context
  • Implementation of practical theology

Learn how to apply for this program