Degree Programs

Master of Divinity: The Master of Divinity is especially designed to prepare students for pastoral ministry in a rigorous 106 semester-hour degree typically completed in 3 or 4 years.  Students wishing to focus their electives can choose from the following emphases: Biblical Exegesis; Missions; and Counseling.

Master of Arts in CounselingThe Master of Arts in Counseling is a 78 semester-hour degree typically completed in 2 or 3 years to prepare for counseling ministry, specifically licensure as a Licensed Professional Counselor.

Master of Arts: The Master of Arts is a 66 semester-hour degree typically completed in 2 years. The 36-hour core establishes a solid academic foundation in biblical, theological, and historical studies.  30 hours of electives provides maximum flexibility for students to shape their coursework to fit their needs.

Certificate Program: An extremely flexible 32 semester-hour program typically finished within a year for those interested in building a solid biblical foundation for the Christian life.

Doctor of Ministry: As of August 1, 2015, RTS Jackson is no longer accepting applications to the Doctor of Ministry program.  Current students in the D.Min. program will be in a ‘teach out’ to finish the program.  If you are interested in a Doctor of Ministry at RTS, please contact our Orlando or Charlotte campuses.

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