The student who has completed either the MREd or the MDiv program may be eligible to become a candidate for the DREd program. A minimum of five years of graduate study (including that done for the Master’s degree) is required. For those holding the MREd three years of study is required, including sufficient to complete 20 hours of Bible, 24 hours of Sacred Theology, and 20 hours of either Education or Counseling. (Ministerial work may be counted with proper evidence of service). A thesis is required.
The student must have earned the MDiv degree or its academic equivalent, have a working knowledge of either Hebrew or Greek and complete not less than 60 semester hours of study designed to meet his academic goals. The STD is offered in Pastoral Studies, in Bible and Theology, or in Old and New Testament studies.
The Doctor of Divinity Degree is awarded to those who have served our Lord in the ministry and want an advanced degree. You may apply for this and a specialize course of studies will be designed for your particular field and needs. This degree may give advance standing for life work and studies.