• Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
Online
The Evangelism and Church Planting program at Liberty University is designed to equip you to advance your ministry through gospel-centered, accessible, and practical ministry skills. 
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Overview

The Evangelism and Church Planting program at Liberty University combines ministry leadership skills with evangelism methods that have been proven in real-world settings, so you will be prepared for both missions and church planting leadership roles.

Our online Doctor of Ministry program is designed with your success in mind and focuses on the practical ministry skills and knowledge you need to better serve in your own ministry context. During your online Doctor of Ministry classes, you will focus on practical solutions rather than theoretical research, ensuring that you will be able to solve real-world ministry and evangelism problems.

Potential Careers with a Doctor of Ministry Degree in Evangelism and Church Planting

  • Church planter
  • Discipleship pastor
  • Evangelist
  • Lead/associate pastor
  • Missionary
  • Senior church administrator
  • Senior pastor
  • Youth pastor

Accreditation

Liberty University is accredited by SACSCOC

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date A student can apply at any time for this programme, there is no deadline.
  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    30 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Spiritual Factors of Growing Churches
  • Contemporary Movements in Church Planting
  • Strategic Evangelism and the Local Church
  • Growth and Development of the Contemporary Minister

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    80

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • Admission Application
  • Application fee
  • Official college transcripts
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Proof of English proficiency

Tuition Fee

  • International

    395 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 395 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    395 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 395 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
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Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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