Lenoir - Rhyne University

Lutheran Theological Southern Seminary

Master of Divinity


PO Box 7227

3rd Floor

Hickory, NC 28601

United States



Program Information

Degree Offered:

Master of Divinity

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Master of Divinity Degree (M.DIV.) is a three-year program (92 credit hours) that prepares persons for ordained ministry. Open to students of all denominations, the curriculum seeks to shape the entire person for faithful service to the church and the world.


Lutheran Theological Southern Seminary is accredited by the Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools in the United States and Canada, and the following degree programs are approved: Master of Divinity, Master of Arts in Religion, Master of Sacred Theology.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No

Classification: Baccalaureate College—General

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 1,000-2,999