Doctoral Program in Christian Ministry
The Doctoral degree is a terminal degree representing the highest level of academic achievement possible. MTCC offers a forty-five (45) credit hour Doctoral Program to prepare candidates for the greatest level of ministerial excellence. This program is applicable for teachers, evangelists, pastors, ministers and other church leaders with a specific call to minister and teach the Word of God. In addition to required coursework, research and a dissertation, doctoral candidates also will fulfill an internship to this field of study. The Dean will conduct an interview with each candidate prior to their acceptance into the program.
Requirements: Student must possess a Master in Christian Ministry or Biblical Studies. All other considerations must be discussed with the Registrar.
Required: The three components of study in the Doctoral Program are:
1- Required Coursework: 21 credits
2- Dissertation: 15 credits
3- Internship/Field Work: 9 credits
Total Credits: 45 Credits
An integral part of the Doctoral Program is the internship requirement which gives students opportunity for real- life research and ministry. The internship is directly related to the student’s major and is designed in conjunction with the Dean of Academics to ensure eligibility to the program. Requirements: Student must possess a Master in Christian Ministry or Biblical Studies. All other considerations must be discussed with the Registrar.