Graduate Programs in Ministry at Cedarville University

DECIDE GRADUATE PROGRAMS IN MINISTRY GradMinistry to prepare for a lifetime of ministry.

Are you ready to follow your calling to vocational ministry? Cedarville University’s Master of Divinity (MDiv) program can help you get there. Delivered within a vibrant, comprehensive Christian university setting, Cedarville’s MDiv equips servants for effective local church and global ministry. CHOOSE FROM THREE ACCELERATED COMPLETION OPTIONS 61-HOUR ADVANCED MDiv Cedarville’s Advanced Master of Divinity (MDiv) degree will prepare you for effective local church and global ministry. At just 61 hours of coursework with the opportunity for a nine-hour specialization built into the course plan, this degree recognizes your undergraduate Bible coursework and offers you a much faster pathway to ministry. The Advanced MDiv can recognize up to 30 hours of your prerequisite work. You must have completed at least 21 hours before entering the Advanced MDiv, allowing 9 hours to be completed as graduate hours as part of your MDiv coursework. 79-HOUR MDiv Cedarville’s Master of Divinity (MDiv) degree will prepare you for effective local church and global ministry. The 79-hour MDiv is a faster pathway to ministry for those with a bachelor’s degree in any field. ACCELERATED BA+MDiv Cedarville’s Accelerated BA+MDiv allows you to earn a bachelor’s degree in biblical studies and an MDiv in five years, saving time and money and getting you in ministry faster. MASTER OF DIVINITY PROGRAM FEATURES Credit hours 61–79 Options to start in January and August 16-WEEK SEMESTERS Completion time 2–3 YEARS Program delivery ON-CAMPUS AFFORDABLE with financial aid available Learn more: FACULTY LEADERSHIP Trent Rogers, PhD Dean, School of Biblical and Theological Studies William M. Marsh, PhD Director, MDiv Program CAREER POSSIBILITIES ƒ Adult Discipleship Pastor ƒ Associate Pastor ƒ Bible teacher ƒ Camp Director ƒ Church Counselor ƒ Church Planter ƒ Missionary ƒ Missions Pastor ƒ Philosopher ƒ Professor ƒ Senior Pastor ƒ Women’s Ministry Coordinator ƒ Writer ƒ Youth Pastor CORE COURSES ƒ Bible, Trinity, and God the Father ƒ Church and the Last Things ƒ God the Son and God the Spirit ƒ Pauline Literature ƒ Pentateuch ƒ The Former and Latter Prophets ƒ The Gospels BIBLICAL LANGUAGES ƒ Biblical Greek ƒ Greek Exegesis ƒ Biblical Hebrew ƒ Hebrew Exegesis SPECIALIZED TRACKS ƒ Academic Ministry ƒ Biblical Apologetics ƒ Biblical Care and Counseling ƒ Missions ƒ Pastoral Ministry ƒ Women’s Ministry ƒ Worship and Theology ƒ Youth and Family Ministry REAL-WORLD EXPERIENCE ƒ Character Colloquium ƒ Mentorship ƒ Ministry Internship

Are you ready to deepen your biblical understanding and expand your ministry skills? Cedarville University offers four online master’s programs that will expand your biblical and theological knowledge and equip you with practical ministry skills. MASTER OF ARTS IN BIBLICAL LEADERSHIP (MABL) Cedarville’s MABL will equip you with the biblical knowledge and managerial skills you need to provide effective biblical leadership. MASTER OF ARTS IN WORSHIP AND THEOLOGY (MAWT) Cedarville’s MAWT will equip you with biblical knowledge and practical worship skills to be an effective worship leader in a variety of settings. Also offering an all-online, four-course Graduate Certificate in Worship Leadership. MASTER OF MINISTRY (MMin) Cedarville University’s Master of Ministry (MMin) degree will equip you for lay or vocational ministry. You’ll learn from and be mentored by engaged professors who are experts in their fields. Program includes a character colloquium and ministry internship. ONLINE MINISTRY PROGRAMS I chose Cedarville because of its thorough biblical training. Cedarville taught me how to read and interpret the biblical texts while also instilling in me a love for the triune God. I don’t think there is a better program with better professors who take the Bible seriously and are actively involved in academic research while ministering to students and others.” LUKE BRITTAN, MDiv ’21 YOUTH PASTOR, GRACE BAPTIST CHURCH TROY, OHIO PROGRAM FEATURES Credit hours 36–38 Options to start in January, March, May, June, August, and October 7-WEEK TERMS Completion time FULL-TIME 1 YEAR Part-time: Varies Program delivery ONLINE with in-class options available AFFORDABLE with financial aid available Learn more: FACULTY LEADERSHIP Trent Rogers, PhD Dean, School of Biblical and Theological Studies Michael McKay, PhD Director of Online Ministry Programs Learn more and apply: CEDARVILLE.EDU/GRADMINISTRY Cedarville also offers a four-course online Graduate Certificate in Leadership.

BIBLICAL All of our programs are built on a solid foundation of biblical teaching. Gain the skills you need to lead effectively in church or parachurch ministry. ACCELERATED Earn your master’s degree quickly with Cedarville University. Our accelerated programs can be completed in as little as one year. CONVENIENT Our online offerings make it easier than ever to earn your degree. Accelerate your pathway to ministry and earn your degree anytime, anywhere. AFFORDABLE Our degree programs not only save you time, but also save you money with one of the lowest tuition rates available from a top-rated, theologically conservative institution. CEDARVILLE.EDU/GRADUATE For more information on Cedarville’s graduate programs, contact: • 937-766-8000 WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT FROM YOUR CEDARVILLE UNIVERSITY GRADUATE MINISTRY DEGREE: WHAT DIFFERENTIATES CEDARVILLE’S MINISTRY AND WORSHIP PROGRAMS? ƒ Biblical theology. ƒ Practical application. ƒ Top-tier, engaged faculty ƒ Accelerated completion plans. Cedarville University’s School of Biblical and Theological Studies offers you a range of programs that are designed to equip you for effective service and ministry. You’ll engage with accomplished Christian faculty members and peers as well as experience biblical depth integrated throughout all curriculum. Our online learning environment is engaging, easy-to-navigate, and connects you with colleagues all over the world. You’ll also benefit from advisors who are accessible and dedicated to your success and convenient completion options that fit your busy schedule. Finally, we offer you affordable tuition and access to financial aid.