Western Seminary Degrees and Programs

Degrees and Programs

Western Seminary offers seven master’s degrees, two doctoral degrees, one diploma, and four certificate programs -- all purpose-built to equip you to excel in impactful Christian ministry roles worldwide. Each program features the rich Biblical and theological focus people have come to expect from Western, so that the skills you build are tightly bound to your understanding of God and His Word. Most programs may be completed through a combination of online and intensive on-campus courses thanks to our innovation in accredited, non-residential seminary training.

Graduate Degrees and Programs

MASTER’S LEVEL   /   FOR CREDIT   /   BACHELOR’S DEGREE TYPICALLY REQUIRED

Master of Divinity (M.Div.)
90
 
 
 
 
 
 
M.A. in Counseling
73
 
 
 
 
 
 
M.A. in Marital and Family Therapy (MFT)
73
 
 
 
 
 
 
M.A. (Biblical and Theological Studies)
64
 
 
 
 
 
 
M.A. (Intercultural Studies)
60
 
 
 
 
 
 
M.A. in Ministry and Leadership
60
 
 
 
 
 
 
Graduate Studies Diploma
30
 
 
 
 
 
 
Addiction Studies Certificate
25
 
 
 
 
 
 
Graduate Studies Certificate
16
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

Post-graduate Degrees

MASTER’S AND DOCTORAL LEVEL   /   FOR CREDIT   /   MASTER’S DEGREE REQUIRED

Doctor of Intercultural Studies (D.Int.St.)
36
 
 
 
 
 
 
Doctor of Ministry (D.Min.)
30
 
 
 
 
 
 
Master of Theology (Th.M.)
25
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

Special Programs

ENRICHMENT LEVEL   /   NOT FOR CREDIT   /   HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA REQUIRED

Certificate in Transformational Coaching
9
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lay Leadership Training Certificate
n/a
 
 
 
 
 
 
Advanced Studies Certificate
n/a