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All In For Your Career In Ministry.

Anchor your studies in Christian faith and deepen your understanding of the Bible. Learn to lead conversations on polarizing topics with love, critical thinking, and spiritual humility. Serve God and impact your community, all while learning 100% online.

Whether you have zero credits or a few semesters’ worth, this degree is the key to continuing your education and advancing your career. You already have the passion and calling. Now you just need your degree.

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Do you need questions about the program and the admissions process answered? Reach out via email at age-admissions@roberts.edu or schedule an appointment with our Adult & Graduate Enrollment Representative.

Start Terms

  • August 26, 2024
    Online only
  • October 21, 2024
    Online only
  • January 6, 2025
    Online only

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Program Details

8-week semesters

12 (full-time) to 24 (part-time) months

Under 25 students

60 credits


This program equips you to become a leader in ministry. It can be completed in as little as one year in an online, asynchronous format.

You’ll understand, embody, and implement the tenets of historical Christianity in a mature, faithful, unifying, and society-transforming manner.

Your courses in pastoral care and Biblical ethics will equip you for challenging situations. You’ll learn to face challenges through the wisdom of scripture.

We’ll nourish your curiosity about the Bible and provide a foundation for wherever God leads you next. This program can be your stepping stone to Northeastern Seminary upon graduation.

Not sure where God is leading? Many adults have found that formal study of scripture in community with others offers vocational clarity on next steps.

This program satisfies many of the ordination requirements of denominations and churches. We can work with your denomination or church to determine how classes satisfy some of your ordination requirements.

Program Highlights

Flexible schedule: students can choose to take one or two classes every eight weeks

Become equipped for ministry solidly rooted in Scripture

Past college credits and life experience may be used to shorten program

Exam-free curriculum: grades based on papers, presentations, and projects

What You'll Learn

  • Top 3 skills
    • Biblical interpretation
    • Ministry skills
    • Christian apologetics

Career Outlook


  • Pastoral ministry
  • Service and non-profit ministries
  • Youth Ministry
  • Children's ministry
  • Chaplain
  • Church volunteer
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