Master of Arts in Urban Ministry

The M.A. in Urban Ministry is an online program that is designed to develop missional ministry leaders for service in an urban context.


Online Only

School of Theology & Christian Ministry

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Are you leading in a community that reflects the opportunities, challenges and marks of an urban environment? Do you readily stand amid the intersections of multiple world views and ideological divisions, immigration and resettlement, poverty and affluence, high crime and inspiring creativity, dense populations and debilitating loneliness? Do you find yourself asking questions about the “church’s place” amid these rapidly secularizing, post-Christian and pre-Christian environments? The Master of Arts in Urban Ministry is for you!

Program Features

A two-year program to prepare students for specialized ministry in an urban context. All coursework is completed online. Two field experiences are required throughout the program in consecutive summers to Indianapolis and Chicago.

Curriculum Overview

  • Format: Completely online (with 2 summer field experiences)
  • Program Length: 2 years
  • Credit Hours: 36
  • Total Tuition Cost: $450 per credit hour

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