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Accessible Gospel-Centered Transformation:
Western Seminary San Jose Campus

Western Seminary offers master's degrees and other training programs to help you become an agent of spiritual transformation in the lives of others, in whichever strategic ministry role God has placed you. No matter what program you choose, you'll develop rooted biblical theology through studies of God's infallible, inerrant word.

Training Options 


Step-1-GreenGraduate Degrees and Programs



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

 *May be completed at San Jose or Online campuses


Step-2-GreenPersonal Enrichment



Western Seminary provides you targeted training to fit the needs of your ministry context. Sometimes that means you can obtain the tools you need by taking courses without the need for a degree or formal credits. 


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Certificate in Transformational Coaching



"I am so incredibly grateful to have been in a place where faculty members cared enough for me to help me process through my theological hang ups, ministry questions, and even my personal issues. It was so exciting for me to have access to these amazing, Godly people who possess a wealth of wisdom and experience."Aaron Truong Therapist 

"My life and ministry growth have been marked by a desire for a better grip on the gospel message, an emphatic understanding of my ministry context, and a heavenward adjustment for myself in knowledge, character, and skills for ministry. Western Seminary has given me this."Dr. Julius Twongyeirwe National Director of Proclamation Task

"Western helped me answer some deep questions of faith as a counselor who often meets people on their worst day. The combination of sound theology and high standards in counseling practice was what I was looking for in a counseling program --- and it has served me well in Kosovo."Lisa RamseyCounselor

"The training I received at Western Seminary has significantly influenced both my gospel-centered approach to biblical theology and how that gets worked out in everyday disciple-making and leadership development."Jeff Vanderstelt Visionary Leader of the Soma Family of Churches

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