Doctor of Ministry (D.Min.) Degree

Ranked Top 10 Most Affordable

Online Synchronous Program

36 Credit Hours – Accredited

Ministerial Experience Required

MDIV Or Equivalency Is Required*

If you are looking for advanced ministry training in a practical ministry setting, SFBC’s online Doctor of Ministry will give you the in-depth doctoral training you need! SFBC’s Online Doctor of Ministry is designed to deepen your understanding of Biblical themes and teaching so you can effectively serve in a pastoral role.

SFBC’s Online D.Min. offers an in-depth faith-based curriculum to prepare you for a variety of Biblical teaching and leadership roles in the real world of ministry. You will learn from experienced church leaders and Biblical scholars in SFBC’s seminary as you complete your D.Min. online degree.

Whether your goal is to work in youth ministry, as a lead pastor, or planting churches overseas, SFBC’s doctoral degree in ministry can equip you with the in-demand skills you will need to thrive in your ministry career.

*Conditional Admission available. Assessment needed.

Potential Career Options with a Doctor of Ministry Degree

    • Pastoral Counselor
    • Lead/Associate Pastor
    • Youth Pastor
    • Discipleship Pastor

Benefits of the Doctor of Ministry Degree

By earning your doctoral degree online from an an accredited, nonprofit institution whose online programs are ranked in the top ten of more than 2,100 online colleges and universities for academic quality, affordability, and accessibility, you can be confident your degree will be well respected within your field.

Tuition for all undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs is ranked Top 10 in the country, with no out of state tuition. While many other colleges have raised tuition, SFBC has been able to keep costs low as a nonprofit institution.

SFBC also accepts Military Benefits.

You can complete your D.Min. Degree online at SFBC in as little as two years!