Accredited Master of Divinity degree or its educational equivalent. The educational equivalent is 72 hours of master’s-level work with 30 hours in Bible, Theology, Church History, and/or Christian Ethics (all courses from Asbury’s M.Div. Core Theological and Biblical Foundations qualify), including at least one completed master’s degree. (3.00 / 4.00 GPA*)
3 years full-time ministry experience subsequent to master’s degree
Your immediate supervisor in ministerial appointment (e.g., your District Superintendent)
A research paper written during your Master of Divinity degree (or educational equivalent). Paper guidelines.
For applicants whose primary language is not English, a TOEFL score of 550 (79 internet-based) or an IELTS score of 7. TOEFL Waivers are available on a limited basis to students who have received a degree from the U.S. or Canada. Ideally, your TOEFL should be less than 5 years old. You may download a TOEFL waiver form here. The request will be considered, but not guaranteed.
Note: Web Access: Registration, course schedules, syllabi and much of the program’s communication is online: asbury.to/dmin
After your application has been received, members of the D.Min Admissions team will carefully and prayerfully examine your documents and contact you at appropriate points along the journey.
File completion deadline: December 1. Applications must be submitted online. All application requirements must be completed by this date.
Those desiring to participate in the Preaching and Leading cohort will be considered for a percentage of the Preaching and Leading Beeson Scholarship.
You will receive notice of your admittance to the D.Min program with complete instructions for how to proceed.