Programs of Study

Metropolitan Christian University offers students a variety of courses and programs aimed at meeting both academic and theological requirements. Students may pursue studies specifically designed to meet their particular denominational requirements, or undertake a battery of courses in order to broaden their biblical and theological intellect.

MCU offers programs of study leading towards earning an academic Certificate or Degree. We invite you to explore your options and speak with an MCU Counselor who can assist you in determining your specific academic and theological needs.

Undergraduate Programs:

Must be a High School graduate or equivalent. Requires the completion of the MCU Core Curriculum in addition to program specific requirements.

Associate of Arts in Biblical Studies (60 credits)

Associate of Arts in Christian Ministry (60 credits)

Bachelor of Arts in Biblical Studies (120 credits or 60 credits above the Associates)

Bachelor of Arts in Christian Ministry (120 credits or 60 credits above the Associates)

Bachelor of Arts in Theological Studies (120 credits or 60 credits above the Associates)

Graduate Programs:

Must hold an earned Bachelor’s Degree from a recognized and accredited institution. Requires the completion of all program specific curriculum and other educational requirements.

Master of Arts in Biblical Studies (30 credits)

Master of Arts in Christian Counseling (45 credits)

Master of Arts in Christian Education (45 credits)

Master of Arts in Christian Ministry (45 credits)

Master of Divinity (86 credits)

Master of Arts in Theological Studies (45 credits)

Post-Graduate Programs:

Must hold an earned Master’s Degree from a recognized and accredited institution. Requires the completion of all program specific curriculum and other educational requirements.

Doctorate of Ministry (30 credits)

Doctorate of Christian Counseling (45 credits)

Doctorate of Christian Education (45 credits)

Doctorate of Theology (45 credits)

Doctorate of Philosophy in Religious Studies (60 credits)

Doctorate of Philosophy in Theological Studies (60 credits)