Gardner-Webb University

M. Christopher White School of Divinity

Doctor of Ministry


West 3rd St. Company, Inc., 7th Floor

Spartanburg Regional Medical Center

Winston-Salem, NC 29303

United States

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Doctor of Ministry; Doctor of Ministry Pastoral Care & Counseling and Member Care for Missionaries

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Doctor of Ministry, a three-year course of study, is accredited by the Association of Theological Schools in the United States and Canada (ATS) as an advanced professional degree.  The Doctor of Ministry degree is designed to equip persons who are committed to Christian ministry to fulfill their calling at the highest level of excellence in the practice of ministry.  The degree program attempts to address ministry issues developing naturally from the global community which is the context for the 21st century church.  Both by academic design and supervision elements, the degree intends to reflect the interactive, laity-involved, team-oriented nature of ministry required to address the needs of the 21st century church.  The D.Min. degree is a 30-hour degree program comprised of three major components:  seminars, supervision, and a ministry project.


The School of Divinity is accredited by the Association of Theological Schools of the United States and Canada.

Facts & Figures

# of Credits Required: 30

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): $392 USD

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Fringe Rural Area

Size & Settings: 3,000-5,999

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