Doctor of Ministry

D. Min. courses are five-unit courses.

Elective courses listed in the class schedule of each quarter are open to D. Min. students.

D. Min. students’ attendance of 100-level courses is subject to the approval by the  VP for Academic Affairs

A total of 55 units must be completed for the D. Min. degree:

D. Min. courses offered as modular courses which should include the following three components:

Each course requires 30 clock hours for lecture, interaction,  and discussion.

An assigned reading of no less than 2,400 pages to be completed before or after attending the classroom session.

A project growing out of the reading and class work, leading to a final written report of no less than 35 pages is required for evaluation.

Prerequisites (not counted towards the degree program):

Completed Master of Divinity or

M.A plus 48 units of M.Div. Equivalent

Research Paper Formatting (2 quarter unit equivalent)

Bible Knowledge Test (Waived for 2nd degree Program at ITS)


Research Methodology – Two  (2 unit course)
Research Methodology I
Research Methodology II
Practical Studies Concentration – Five (5 unit course)
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Elective Courses: Three (5 unit course)
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Dissertation:(project paper)  – 9 units