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Christian Ministries - Master of Divinity, Bachelor

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 60 months
    Duration
Anderson, IN, United States
The Bachelor of Arts in Christian Ministries/Master of Divinity allows students to earn a bachelor’s degree and a master’s degree in only five years. The degree is designed for students who have been called to work in the church or mission field.

Overview

Anderson University’s BA/MDiv program is unique in that students will complete all liberal arts requirements within the first four years, as well as coursework for the undergraduate major. During the final year of the program, students focus only on graduate coursework.

Outside of the classroom, students in the BA/MDiv program are required to complete two internships. One will be the Clinical Pastoral Education component, where students will spend time working in chaplaincy. The second will be an internship with a church or mission.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 60 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Hermeneutics
  • Biblical languages
  • Homiletics
  • Methods/Exegesis
  • Bible
  • Theology
  • Church History
  • Pastoral Leadership

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    78

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  • Minimum required score:

    574

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General Requirements

  • Online Application
  • Recommendation
  • Official High School Transcript
  • Official SAT or ACT scores
  • TOEFL or IELTS scores
  • Essay
  • Submit a 200-300 word essay that addresses the following topics: Your education goals, Your faith experience, Why you chose to apply to AU?

Tuition Fee

  • International

    29950 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14975 USD per semester and a duration of 60 months.
  • National

    29950 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14975 USD per semester and a duration of 60 months.
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Living costs for Anderson

  • 861 - 1400 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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