Doctor of Ministry

The DMin program at NTS employs specialized tracks in core theological disciplines. Each track engages key experts and leaders through rich learning experiences and cohort-based communities. Students tailor their research, alongside faculty mentors, to address critical issues pertinent to their context.


Choose from Two Customizable Tracks:

Screen Shot 2017-06-18 at 7.08.08 PM.png
Screen Shot 2017-06-18 at 7.12.31 PM.png

lead faculty

David Wesley - Professor of Intercultural Studies at Nazarene Theological Seminary

Ruth Padilla Deborst - A leading voice in missional and contextual theologies in Latin America

Ron Benefiel - Professor of Sociology and Christian Ministry; Lead Consultant for Mission Resources and Pastoral Relations at Point Loma Nazarene University

Michael Mata - Director of Azusa Pacific University's MA in Transformational Urban Leadership

Screen Shot 2017-06-18 at 7.08.32 PM.png
Screen Shot 2017-06-18 at 7.12.50 PM.png

lead faculty

Michael Christensen - Author and educator with expertise in psychology and religion, spiritual formation and social transformation

Rebecca Laird - Associate Professor of Theology at Point Loma Nazarene University, teaching in Christian Formation and Pastoral Ministry

Doug Hardy - Professor of Spiritual Formation at Nazarene Theological Seminary


Connect with us at or call 800.831.3011