DMin Degree – Major in Pastoral Ministry
Purpose of the Major
To provide persons in ministry with opportunities for advanced, professional studies in theological reflection on pastoral ministry in order to enhance their service through the local church or church-related ministries.
Major Core Studies form 18 credits of the 30 credits minimum for the DMin degree Major in Pastoral Ministry. Major Core Studies are from Expository Preaching, Christian Education, and Pastoral Ministry subject areas.
Program Structure – 30 Credits Minimum
A minimum of 21 credits must be earned through Trinity. A maximum of 9 credits may be satisfied via transfer credit. The transfer must be relevant to the student's program of study and equivalent in both content and degree level of doctoral courses. Transfer (grades of "B" or above) must satisfy the requirements of the program. Awarding degree credit for experiential learning is not available at the doctoral level.
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