When you earn your Bachelor of Arts in Pastoral Studies and Master of Arts [Pastoral Studies] from Moody Bible Institute and Moody Theological Seminary, you get two degrees in five years. You’ll study the pastoral office and be equipped to lead a church or minister on a church staff. Participate in biblical interpretation and reflection as you prepare for church ministry. You can take undergraduate and graduate courses in the final semester of your 124-credit BA, and complete your 30-credit MA after one more year of full-time study.
While you earn your MA, you’ll:
Study with faculty who have years of academic and practical ministry experience such as Kerwin Rodriguez, instructor of Pastoral Studies. He loves to challenge his students to view God and ministry in different ways.
When you graduate with a BA/MA in Pastoral Studies, you’ll have the practical skills necessary for a wide variety of jobs. You can:
Every class in your degree is paid for by the Chicago Tuition Grant, so tuition is worry-free. Every Chicago undergraduate student is awarded this grant, worth up to $10,000 a year. You’re still responsible to pay the remaining amount for room and board, fees, and costs—making a Moody degree the best value in Christian education. Find out how to defray the remaining costs with scholarships, grants, student loans, student employment, and veterans benefits.