Kerygma University


A general overview of the degree program.

Doctor of Ministry – DMin:

Prerequisite: Masters Degree or Equivalent
Requirements: Completion of 36 credits
Format: Kairos Project at Kairos University

The Doctor of Ministry (D.Min.) is a specialized 36-credit program designed for professionals seeking to deepen their theological understanding and vocational skills. Built around a praxis model, the program integrates biblical, theological, and cultural disciplines to offer a comprehensive educational experience. It emphasizes mentorship, with a dedicated mentor team guiding students throughout their journey. The curriculum includes unique features like Peer Reflection Seminars and Customized Learning Experiences, allowing for a tailored educational path. Students also have the opportunity to apply their learning in real-world contexts, making the program highly relevant to current or future vocational roles. Upon completion, graduates are well-equipped for advanced roles in ministry and theological scholarship. This degree is offered through the innovative Kairos Project at Kairos University.

Degree Curriculum

The core courses that make up the substance of the degree program.

In order to graduate with a Doctor of Ministry (D.Min.), the student must satisfactorily pass the following courses:


Doctor of Ministry

36 Credits
  • Starting Well (3)
  • Effective Project Design (6)
  • Biblical and Theological Understanding (6)
  • Integration in Ministry Context (6)
  • Sociological and Cultural Understanding (6)
  • Final Project (6)
  • Continuing Well (3)

A Partnered Degree

For this Degree Program, Kerygma University serves as a Contextualization Partner for Kairos University

Kairos University is a global system of theological education that provides opportunities for students to build entirely customized educational journeys that are affordable, accessible, relevant, and faithful. The University has a campus in Sioux Falls, South Dakota with offices throughout the United States and Canada, partnerships with organizations around the world, and students from nearly every continent.

For this Degree Program, Kerygma University serves as a contextualization partner of Kairos University ( We provide local mentors, learning resources, and support Kairos students. This partnership creates a path for past, current, and future Kerygma students to pursue an accredited degree through Kairos University while staying connected to Kerygma University. It’s a Kingdom-collaborative partnership!

Kairos University holds regional accreditation from the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) and national accreditation from the Association of Theological Schools (ATS). Both accrediting agencies are recognized by the US Department of Education and the Council on Higher Education (CHEA) and are widely recognized and highly respected globally.

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