Doctor of Ministry
(concentration in Pastoral Ministry)

The Doctor of Ministry with a Concentration in Pastoral Ministry continues to build around a core of courses in Bible and Pastoral Ministry. Through it the student is taken to an advance level of study in this field.

PREREQUISITES

Prerequisite for enrollment in this program is an earned Master of Ministry degree (Concentration in Pastoral Ministry) or its equivalent from Bethany or an acceptable college.

COURSE REQUIREMENTS

To receive this degree, the student must complete the following 54-semester hour program of specified courses beyond the Master’s level:

Bi-504 The Life of Christ
Pm-605 Expository Preaching
Pm-606 Pastoral Administration
Bi-507 Gospel of John
Rel-605 Religion in America I
Rel-603 World Religions
Pm-602 Pastoral Leadership
Cc-508 Competent To Counsel
Cc-602 Effective Biblical Counseling
Bi- 601 Old Test. Exposition
Bi- 701 New Test. Exposition
Pm-603 Advanced Homiletics
Pm-606 Pastoral Administration
Hi-501 Christianity Through the Ages
Ph-601 Advanced Apologetics I
Ph-602 Advanced Apologetics II
Pm-711 Pastoral Thesis                        

Total:

3 SH
3 SH
3 SH
3 SH
3 SH
3 SH
3 SH
3 SH
3 SH
3 SH
3 SH
3 SH
3 SH
3 SH
3 SH
3 SH
6 SH

54 SH

Upon successful completion of this doctoral program, the student may be conferred upon the Doctor of Ministry degree with a concentration in Pastoral Ministry.