The Doctor of Ministry (DMin) is an advanced professional degree that prepares men and women for more effective ministry in the unique context to which God has already called them. The curriculum is designed for those currently serving as pastors, missionaries, teachers, or administrators in churches, Christian schools, or other ministries.
This unique degree brings together seasoned, educated Christian leaders for more in-depth training in a community of learning comprised of peers and Knox faculty and is ideal for those who seek:
The Doctor of Ministry may be taken entirely online or by incorporating one-week intensive courses, offered periodically at the Knox campus.
DMin applicants must have a completed master's degree in a ministry-related area with a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale as well as significant ministry experience.
Whereas the most common academic pathway to the DMin is a completed MDiv from an accredited seminary, the admissions committee will also consider applications from those who can demonstrate strong proficiency at an advanced, postgraduate level in all of the following areas:
For specific admissions criteria related to each of these areas, please contact the admissions office at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Application Process for DMIN