M.Div./M.Min. Program Objectives

The Master of Divinity/Master of Ministry degree program prepares persons for a variety of ministries as informed by the traditions of the Religious Society of Friends and the wider Christian movement. Graduates of this program will:


•     Demonstrate the knowledge and ability to reflect critically and constructively on theological, historical, and Biblical texts


•     Demonstrate the spiritual and personal qualities necessary for effective ministry in a pluralistic world


•     Demonstrate the knowledge and ability to recognize and respond appropriately to diverse      contextual dynamics


•     Demonstrate integration of learning in accord with their gifts for ministry and/or ministry emphasis