Master of Divinity
Earn your Master of Divinity degree at Palm Beach Atlantic through a flexible, rigorous and highly esteemed program. Palm Beach Atlantic’s Master of Divinity program has been developed for the pastor, missionary, church planter, bi-vocational minister, and rising theologian. We've been there. We know your needs and we want to help you get to where you feel God is leading you both professionally and spiritually.
The goal of the Master of Divinity program at PBA is to effectively prepare ministers. To that end, students must complete four semesters of an on-going, structured apprenticeship with qualified partnering practitioners in ministry to gain hands-on experience that is integrally connected with their academic pursuits.
Our 72-hour M.Div. may be completed on your schedule. Choose from a traditional three-year plan, an accelerated 2 year plan, or a part-time 4+ year plan.
Note: Our Master of Divinity program has been approved by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC). Click here to read our complete accreditation statement located on PBA's primary (undergraduate) Web site.
PBA’s Master of Divinity program is equipping the next generation of pastors and church leaders, building on the university’s solid Christian foundation. The M.Div. program’s partnership with local churches provides the practical hands-on training, that when combined with the excellence in PBA academics, prepares the students for God’s call upon their lives.
- J. Todd Mullins, Lead Pastor, Christ Fellowship Church, Palm Beach Gardens, Fla.
"PBA's seminary will be cutting edge in every way. Their emphasis on integration of practice and learning, their missional focus, their global perspective and their unwavering evangelical stance make their M.Div. tremendously useful for ministry situations in the 21st century. Their location in southeast Florida places their students in one of America's central gateways to the world. I give them my wholehearted support."
- Jimmy Scroggins, Senior Pastor/First Baptist Church, West Palm Beach, Fla.
"I am so excited about the direction of PBA's M. Div. program. Their desire to integrate the academic disciplines along with engagement in practical ministry experience is what is most needed to prepare students for future ministry. We are excited to partner with them in any capacity we can."
- Jarrett Stephens, Teaching Pastor, Prestonwood, Plano, Texas Campus
“I am enthusiastic in my support of the M.Div. program at PBA. I believe it will make accessible theological education to ministers and ministerial candidates in South Florida in a very helpful way.”
- Rev. Walter B. Arnold III, pastor of First Presbyterian of North Palm Beach, Fla.
For more information on the Master of Divinity, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 561-803-2122.
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