Doctorate Degree

In partnership with the United Methodist Church of the Resurrection, Gamaliel, and Metro Organization for Racial and Economic Equity (MORE2), Saint Paul's 30 credit hour DMin offers you a valuable opportunity to focus on:

  • Leading in times of polarization and change
  • Employing contextual analysis to respond to contemporary issues
  • Leading communities for social justice ministries
  • Exploring theological / theoretical approaches to leadership

Doctor of Ministry (DMin) 30 Credit Hours

The Doctor of Ministry (DMin) is the highest degree in professional ministry and seeks to provide advanced level leadership. Through study, reflection, engagement, and field research, the DMin program provides leaders in ministry the opportunity to reflect more deeply on their theology, identity, and practice of ministry, while developing a model of ministry which can be commended to other leaders.

Courses are offered online and in hybrid format (online and on campus for one week each fall and spring semester)


  • Spiritual Leadership in Unsettled Times