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Master of Divinity

Expand the Reach of Your Ministry

Our Master of Divinity program will prepare you spiritually and educationally for a future career in ministry. As an ACU M.Div. student, you’ll gain knowledge about biblical languages, scripture, history, and theology, as well as practical ministry skills like the art of preaching and reaching cultures and contexts. Our M.Div. curriculum is designed to equip students to handle the responsibilities and challenges that ministers face in modern Christianity as teachers, spiritual leaders, administrators, and counselors.

Ready to be a part of this life-changing program? Contact ACU today to learn more.

Program Overview

Credit hours 72
Degree Master of Divinity
Program length 48 months 
Tracks N/A


You will take courses such as:

  • Theology Reflection and Practice
  • Biblical Theology
  • Foundations of the Theology of Ministry
  • Teaching Scripture in Contemporary Contexts
  • Issues in Global Christianity
  • The Practice of Ministerial Leadership
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What outcomes can you expect?

  • Spiritual Leader
  • Church Minister
  • Campus Minister

Admission Requirements

  • Transcripts from accredited undergraduate degree
  • Application and $50 processing fee
  • GPA 3.0, probationary status may be granted
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Reflective essay 3-5 pages, typed, double-spaced
  • Residency

See full ACU online graduate catalog, including admission requirements here.
For a comprehensive list of admission requirements please contact a Graduate Advisor.

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Ready to Be a Part?

We’re eager to see not only what you can accomplish with an ACU education, but how your unique perspective can enrich your fellow classmates and ACU as a whole.