Kerygma University


A general overview of the degree program.


Prerequisite: Bachelors Degree or Equivalent
Requirements: Completion of 72 credits
Format: Kairos Project at Kairos University

The Master of Divinity (M.Div.) is a comprehensive and flexible 72-credit program designed to foster vocational excellence and spiritual leadership. Aimed at those seeking roles in faith-based settings or ordination, the curriculum covers a broad spectrum of disciplines including Bible studies, theology, and ethical reasoning. The program stands out for its mentorship model, where students are guided by a mentor team throughout their educational journey. Customized learning experiences and contextual projects allow students to tailor the program to their specific vocational needs. Small group reflection sessions offer a platform for peer-to-peer dialogue and practical application of theoretical concepts. Upon completion, graduates are well-prepared for various forms of ministry, doctoral studies, and lifelong spiritual growth. This degree is offered through the innovative Kairos Project.

Degree Curriculum

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

In order to graduate with a Master of Divinity (M.Div.), the student must satisfactorily pass the following courses:


Master of Divinity

72 Credits
  • Starting Well (3)
  • Christian Spirituality (6)
  • Skillful Biblical Exegesis (6)
  • Cultural Exegesis and Gospel Proclamation (6)
  • Theology and Worship (6)
  • Christian Tradition (6)
  • Christian Ethics (6)
  • Collaboration and Care (6)
  • Reflection in Community I & II (6 ea.)
  • Contextual Project (6)
  • Mentored Life (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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