Degree Programs

Metropolitan Christian University offer students the opportunity to pursue their Biblical and/or Theological education via one or more of the following Degree Options:

Option 1: Traditional Classroom study [see Tuition & Fees]

Option 2: Online Study Courses [see Tuition & Fees]

Option 3: Degree via Life/Ministry Experience [see LEAD Program]
Additional course work and/or Thesis/Dissertation may be required

The following requirements for all MCU Degree Programs apply:

Undergraduate Degrees:

Associates of Arts Degree: 60 credits

Bachelor of Arts Degree: 60 credits above the Associates or 120 credits

Associates Degree Programs Bachelors Degree Programs
Associate of Arts in Biblical Studies (AABS) Bachelor of Arts in Biblical Studies (BABS)
Associate of Arts in Christian Counseling (AACC) Bachelor of Arts in Christian Counseling (BACC)
Associate of Arts in Ministry (AAMin) Bachelor of Arts in Ministry (BAMin)
Associate of Arts in Theological Studies (AATS) Bachelor of Arts in Theological Studies (BATS)

Graduate Degrees:

Master of Arts Degree: 30-45 credits above the Bachelors level

*Master of Divinity: 86 credits above the Bachelors level

Masters Degree Programs
Master of Arts in Biblical Studies (MABS)
Master of Christian Business Administration (MCBA)
Master of Arts in Christian Counseling (MACC)
Master of Arts in Christian Education (MACEd)
Master of Arts in Christian Media (MACM)
Master of Arts in Christian Social Work (MACSW)
Master of Divinity (MDiv)
Master of Arts in Ministry (MAMin)
Master of Arts in Theological Studies (MATS)

Post-graduate Degree Programs:

Doctorate of Ministry: 30 credits above the Masters level

*Doctorate of Christian Counseling: 45 credits above the Masters level

*Doctorate of Theology: 45 credits above the Masters level

*Doctorate of Philosophy in Religious Studies: 60 credits above the Masters level

*Doctorate of Philosophy in Theological Studies: 60 credits above the Masters level

*denotes the requirement of the completion of a Thesis or Dissertation

Doctoral Programs PhD Programs
Doctorate of Christian Administration (DCA) PhD in Applied Ministerial Science (PhD)
Doctorate of Christian Education (DCEd) PhD in Christian Counseling (PhD)
Doctorate of Christian Counseling (DCC) PhD in Christian Education (PhD)
Doctorate of Ministry (DMin) PhD in Religious Studies (PhD)
Doctorate of Sacred Literature (DSLit) PhD in Sacred Literature (PhD)
Doctorate of Sacred Music (DSM) PhD in Sacred Music (PhD)
Doctorate of Theology (ThD) PhD in Theological Studies (PhD)