From Kansas City to your Kingdom calling. Wherever you serve, you can study here.
Where You’re Called…
Apply the unchanging truths of God’s Word to your unique Kingdom assignment, with dozens of diverse degree programs, coursework tailored to your context, and 10 new start dates every year.
How You Can…
Move seamlessly between any of 10 flexible course options in 4 formats: completely online, live over video, attending an event, or in your church.
Grow alongside your professors, advisors, classmates, and ministry partners in your own area.
Engage the class any time, day or night. A qualified instructor will guide you through videos, readings, discussions, and assignments and keep you on track with each unit. Online classes are available in 8-Week, 4-Week (select terms), or 16-Week (select courses) terms.
Connect with world-class professors and classmates around the world weekly via video call for lecture and discussion. Live classes are offered every semester in 8-Week, 4-Week, or 16-Week terms.
Conference & Events
Earn credit as you engage and reflect at a conference or regional event, whether you are joining in person (Event Onsite) or streaming the experience (Event Online).
The local church is God’s plan for spiritual formation and ministry training. Apply your theological education to your particular ministry context in a Church Practicum or study alongside your church members in a Church Cohort.
The Master of Divinity (MDiv) is the flagship seminary degree, designed for those who want to be comprehensively equipped with biblical, theological, historical, and practical understanding.
- MDiv, Standard
- MDiv, Biblical Languages
- MDiv, Biblical Theology
- MDiv, Apologetics and Evangelism
- MDiv, Christian Theology
- MDiv, Christian Education
- MDiv, Church Planting
- MDiv, Church Renewal
- MDiv, Discipleship
- MDiv, Ministry Leadership
- MDiv, Missions
- MDiv, Preaching and Pastoral Ministry
- MDiv, Student Ministry
- MDiv, Ministry to Women
- MDiv, Biblical Counseling
- MDiv, International Church Planting
The 36-credit Master of Christian Studies (MCS) is designed for those who want to take a first step in advancing their ministry or who simply want to deepen their Christian walk. All credits from the MCS can be applied toward the MDiv or select other master’s degrees.
The Master of Theological Studies (MTS) is a 45-hour degree designed for those who want to enrich their understanding of biblical and historic Christian doctrine, as well as its application to the church and the world today. All credits from the MTS can be applied toward the MDiv Standard, the corresponding MDiv emphasis, or select other master’s degrees.
The Master of Biblical Studies (MBS) is a 45-hour degree designed for those who want to enrich their understanding of Scripture’s context and original languages. All credits from the MBS can be applied toward the MDiv Standard, the corresponding MDiv emphasis, or select other master’s degrees.
The Master of Applied Theology (MAT) is a 45-hour degree designed for those who want to understand and employ biblical, theological, and practical knowledge in urgent ministry areas. All credits from the MAT can be applied toward the MDiv Standard, the corresponding MDiv emphasis, or select other master’s degrees.
- MAT, Preaching
- MAT, Missions
- MAT, Discipleship
- MAT, Christian Education
- MAT, Pastoral Ministry
- MAT, Ministry Leadership
- MAT, Student Ministry
- MAT, Worship Ministries
- MAT, Biblical Counseling
- MAT, Ministry to Women
- MAT, Church Planting
- MAT, Church Revitalization
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Residential studies at Midwestern
While we know not every student can avail themselves of on-campus education, residential study is an excellent way to experience all that Midwestern has to offer.
Residential studies at Midwestern provide a vital context of student relationships, faculty mentoring, and staff coaching to enhance your degree program experience. We have one of the best online programs in the world, but we still think you should consider studying with us in Kansas City. Because the most important part of your education is not what you learn, but who you become as you learn it.