Master of Arts in Ministry

The program is customized to the student’s needs and aspirations.

Program Overview

The M.A.Min is a 36-credit hour program with core courses in biblical studies, church and ministry, theology, history, ethics and society. Upon completion of the M.A.Min, students may easily transition into the M.A.T.S program.

We also offer the M.A. in Ministry fully online.

Application Process

  • Complete an application.
  • Schedule an information meeting with an Enrollment Counselor.
  • Bethel College requires an official transcript from the college or university you received your Bachelor degree from. They can be mailed in a sealed envelope or sent electronically to AGSAdmission@BethelCollege.edu.
  • Complete FAFSA and contact financial aid at 574.807.7326 if you are seeking federal student loans.

Required Courses

 

Required Courses

Hours

BBST 531

Interpreting the New Testament

3

BBST 532

Interpreting the Old Testament

3

CHMN 516

Spiritual Formation

3

CHMN 522

Dynamics of Multicultural Ministry

3

THES 531

Systematic Theology

3

THES 535/536

Christian Apologetics/ Philosophy of Religion

3

 

Required Course Credits

18

Related Courses

Hours

CHMN XXX Select a minimum of 3 credit hours

3-15

BBST XXX Select a minimum of 3 credit hours

3-15

THES XXX --

0-15

 

Related Course Elective Credits

18

 

Required Course Credits

18

  Total Master of Arts in Ministry

36

Program Features

Tuition and Fees

Adult and Graduate Tuition

Tuition Charges
Nontraditional Programs $405 per credit hour
Nursing BSN Degree Completion $405 per credit hour
Graduate Programs
Ministry/Theology $315 per credit hour
Education $395 per credit hour
Transition-to-Teaching $395 per credit hour
Other (MA, MBA, MSN, MAC) $455 per credit hour

 

Service Assessment (per semester) for all programs:

  • Full-time undergraduate nontraditional students: $175
  • Full-time graduate students: $150
  • All part-time students: $125
  • Summer school: $125

Admission Requirements

  • Complete an application online
  • An accredited baccalaureate degree with a 2.5 GPA or higher (students with less than a 2.5 GPA may be granted conditional admission with the program coordinator’s approval.

  • Biographical sketch of 300 words covering your history, personal religious faith, why you are taking graduate studies, and why you selected Bethel College.

  • Three references, examples: your pastor, spiritual mentor or professor.

  • Bethel College requires official transcripts from each college/university attended. They can be mailed in a sealed envelope or sent electronically to agsadmission@BethelCollege.edu

Financial Aid and Payment Plan Options

Contact Us

Ashlyn Havens

Ashlyn Havens

Roles: Faculty & Staff
Email:
Phone Numbers:
School: 574.807.7353