Higher Degree Research Awards

Master of Theology

The Master of Theology is an AQF level 9 Masters Research award.

Explanation: If you want to undertake study and research in a specialised field within the areas of the Bible and Language, Christian Thought, or Ministry and Practice, this course is ideal, especially if you aspire to teach in a theological college in Australia or overseas.

Duration: 1 year F/T (2 semesters) or P/T equivalent up to 2.5 years (5 semesters)
Workload: Thesis of 30,000 words.

Please contact the college Registrar to discuss entry requirements for 2017.

Doctor of Ministry

The Doctor of Ministry is a professional, advanced degree for theology graduates who are engaged in Christian ministry.

The Doctor of Ministry is an AQF level 10 research doctoral award.

Explanation: A course designed for producing significant and original research outcomes for various areas of vocational ministry. The course enables you to enhance with research your ability to provide leadership and influential ministry in various church and non-church settings.

Duration: 3 years full-time and up to 6 years part-time
Workload: The course comprises a 80-100,000 word thesis.

Entry: Usual pathway is completion of Master of Arts (Min or Theol), but a previous research degree in another field may be recognised. Please contact the college Registrar for more info.