Doctor of Philosophy (PhD):
The Ph.D. Program is a rigorous, focused course of study that prepares individuals of exceptional academic ability for careers in teaching, research, and writing for various roles of leadership such as pastoral ministry, chaplaincy, or denominational leadership. PhD students can utilize the Flex Access approach and access reading and research seminars live online.
Doctor of Philosophy in World Christian Studies
The PhD in World Christian Studies prepares students to teach specialized areas of theology in the US and beyond.
Doctor of Education (EdD)
The Doctor of Education program (EdD) is a 30-month degree designed to equip the graduate with scholarship, educational, and leadership competencies. The graduate will be prepared to serve in leadership and teaching positions in higher education contexts, as well as in educational ministries of the church and in non-profit organizations.
Doctor of Musical Arts in Church Music (DMA)
The purpose of the Doctor of Musical Arts in Church Music is to provide intensive study in the student’s major field of performance augmented by integrative study of church music with theoretical and historical subjects. The D.M.A. degree emphasizes the advanced development of both musical artistry and scholarly achievement in an applied area of specialization.
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