Academic Programs

Master of Arts in Ministry (MAM)

Program Overview:

The Master of Arts in Ministry (MA) program at Trinity Theological Seminary is designed to equip students with advanced knowledge and skills for effective ministry leadership. Rooted in a strong foundation of biblical and theological studies, this program provides students with the opportunity to deepen their understanding of ministry practice, engage in critical reflection, and develop practical skills for ministry in diverse contexts.


Program Structure

Candidates for the MA in Ministry program are required to complete a minimum of 12 courses, each worth 3 academic units (credit hours). Additionally, students must complete two non-credit courses in Basic Biblical Hebrew and Basic Biblical Greek to strengthen their understanding of biblical languages.

The culmination of the program is a Project Work equivalent to six (6) credit hours of work, providing students with the opportunity to integrate their academic learning with practical ministry experience. In total, students must earn 42 credits to graduate from the MA in Ministry program.


Course Offerings

The MA in Ministry program offers a diverse range of courses designed to provide students with a comprehensive understanding of ministry theory and practice. Course offerings include:

·      Old Testament Studies

·      New Testament Studies

·      Theology and Ethics

·      Church History

·      Missiology and Evangelism

·      Pastoral Ministry and Leadership

·      Liturgy and Worship

·      Christian Education

·      Youth Ministry

·      Marriage and Family Counselling

And more...


Admission Requirements

Candidates seeking admission to the MA in Ministry program must meet specific requirements, including a bachelor's degree from an accredited institution and evidence of proficiency in English. Additionally, applicants must demonstrate a commitment to Christian ministry and a desire to deepen their theological understanding.


Graduation Requirements

To graduate from the MA in Ministry program, students must complete all required coursework, including the Project Work, and maintain a satisfactory GPA. Upon completion of all requirements, students will be awarded a Master of Arts in Ministry degree from Trinity Theological Seminary.


If you are ready to take the next step in your ministry journey, we invite you to apply to the MA in Ministry program at Trinity Theological Seminary. Join a community of passionate learners dedicated to serving God and others through ministry leadership.

For a complete overview of degree requirements, please see the course catalogue.