The Doctor of Ministry (DMin) is the most advanced professional degree for educated, experienced ministry practitioners.
Portland Seminary's online DMin program develops confident, Christian leaders skilled in creatively addressing ministry challenges.
Doctor of Ministry (DMin) Program Options
Portland Seminary currently offers a Doctor of Ministry (DMin) program in three tracks. Each includes a lead mentor, customizable research, individual mentoring, cohort-based community, and an online component, allowing students to study from a distance, combined with formative face-to-face (F2F) learning experiences:
with Dr. Jason Clark
Develops confident Christian leaders who make a difference in an interconnected world. F2F intensives meet in Cape Town, Hong Kong and London.
with Dr. MaryKate Morse
Develops Christian influencers who become more truly human and Christ-like while contributing to God’s mission in diverse environments
with Dr. Leonard Sweet
Develops ministry practitioners who proactively lead in a rapidly changing culture
- Which DMin track is right for you? See the DMin quick comparison
- What is a Doctor of Ministry degree? Dr. Clifford Berger reflects on the question in his blog post, "What is a Doctor of Ministry?"