Doctor of Ministry

The Learning Objectives of the Doctor of Ministry Program are that our graduates will:
Thinking Theologically

  1. Evaluate the nature and purpose of ministry
  2. Formulate a Theologically Reflective Practice of ministry
  3. Analyze contemporary models of the practice of ministry

Living Faithfully

  1. Embrace continued growth in spiritual maturity
  2. Internalize a personal and professional ethic

Serving Effectively

  1. Perform enhanced pastoral analysis
  2. Model advanced ministerial skills

The Doctor of Ministry in Church Leadership at Oakland City University is an advanced professional degree offered by the Chapman Seminary to develop the leadership potential and the ministerial skills of practicing ministers among the General Baptists and other denominations.  The program is designed to advance the general practice of the ministry.