The Master of Arts in Ministry degree prepares students for effective ministry of servant-leadership from the basis of Scripture, spiritual formation, service in context, and professional skills.
Students will be prepared for effective leadership in a local church, para-church organizations, or other ministry related careers.
Those who are currently in professional ministry can bolster their skills with an applicable, relevant, and flexible program that allows students to make a degree to fit their individual ministry goals.
With single or dual concentration
Pastoral Lay Counseling
HIU is regionally accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC).
The M.A. program is supplemented by the national accreditation from the Association of Biblical Higher Education (ABHE).
Students who have previously earned an M.A. in Ministry at HIU may pursue the M.Div degree and may receive up to 36 units toward completion of the M.Div. degree.
TOTAL UNITS: SINGLE- 36 DUAL- 42
COST PER UNIT: $450
APPX COST: SINGLE - $16,200, DUAL - $18,900
COURSES: 100% ONLINE
ACCREDITATION: WSCUC, ABHE
*TUITION MAY INCREASE 3-5% EACH YEAR
WHAT ALUMNI SAY
The coursework provided me with the knowledge, confidence, resources, and critical thinking skills to become a better disciple, pastoral counselor, and church leader.
ANITA BURNS, M.A. ‘14, PASTOR OF SPIRITUAL GROWTH
For program curriculum and course descriptions, refer to our current catalog.