Doctor of Ministry in Christian Leadership

This program is designed to meet student needs whether already in a formal church setting or involved in a para-church ministry. The Doctor of Ministry in Christian Leadership program is designed around the cohort model where students gather with their professor twice a year for a time of intense personal and academic development. All other work is submitted online and thus students may take classes conveniently from anywhere in the world. The Doctor of Ministry degree is designed for those who have earned the MDiv, MMin, MTS, or comparable degree and who has substantial experience in ministry. In this program, the student will build upon previous studies within the context of current ministry to achieve greater leadership competency in today’s global environment.

Career Opportunities

Leadership in church vocation, Leadership in para-church organizations

Doctor of Ministry Core Courses

LS750 Spiritual Disciplines for Servant leadership

LS752 Developing Leadership Strategies

LS754 Theological Foundations for Biblical Leadership

LS766 Biblical Leadership in a Multi-Cultural, Multi-Ethnic Environment

LS767 Global Awareness in Ministry

GE701-706 Dissertation/Doctoral Project

Doctor of Ministry Elective Courses

LS761 Preaching with Power: textual Integrity and Motivating Application

LS762 Revitalizing God’s People

LS673 Administration and Non-Profit Organizations

LS765 Models of Leadership in Modern Culture

Contact Dr. John Lindsey

- Dean, John Wesley School of Divinity