DEGREES OVERVIEW

CAREY’S VISION IS TO EMPOWER FAITHFUL CHRISTIAN LEADERS FOR EVERY GENERATION, CULTURE, AND COMMUNITY.

CAREY believes that our educational mission is to equip individuals with the knowledge and skills to live more intentionally, thoughtfully and faithfully in the church and the world. Our goal is to help our students engage their culture and circles as thoughtful Christians, to be lifelong learners and to be effective workers in their local churches and communities.


 

CAREY ACADEMIC PROGRAMS

CAREY offers nine distinct graduate programs and three certificate programs. Each program is designed to achieve different objectives, fit different interests and progress your journey in faith.

All our programs are taught by our resident and adjunct faculty, who embrace the core values of Carey to make theological education;

Accessible to others

Practical in our reaching

Transformational in our leadership

If you are not sure which program is right for you, click here to view our Program Comparison Charts.

DOCTOR OF MINISTRY
The Doctor of Ministry (D.Min) program is an advanced degree for experienced pastoral leaders. This program is based upon solid evangelical, biblical and theological foundations and is designed to help ministry practitioners to engage in thoughtful and intentional theological reflection through a professional learning community, while remaining rooted in their ministry context.

IN-MINISTRY STUDY DURATION :

4 YEARS (incl. Adv.Dip)

CREDIT HOURS :

30 (incl. Adv.Dip)

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ADVANCED
DIPLOMA
The Advanced Diploma is a program of continuing education in a specialized area of study, for pastoral leaders who have completed an appropriate masters degree.

IN-MINISTRY STUDY DURATION :

4 YEARS

CREDIT HOURS :

18

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MASTER OF
DIVINITY
The Master of Divinity (M.Div.) program is designed with the conviction that preparation for ministry is most effective when situated in the local church. As a student, you remain rooted in your primary community, continuing to grow and learn in your place of life and ministry.

IN-MINISTRY STUDY DURATION :

6 YEARS

CREDIT HOURS :

72

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MASTER OF
PASTORAL MINISTRY

The Master of Pastoral Ministry (MPM) is a compressed pastoral training degree that covers essential biblical, theological, ministry subjects, to make ministry training accessible.


IN-MINISTRY STUDY DURATION :

4 YEARS

CREDIT HOURS :

48

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MASTER OF ARTS IN
CHRISTIAN MINISTRY
The Master of Arts in Christian Ministry (MACM) is a theological-integration degree for Christian leaders, offers theological training with a focus on integration for relevance in specifi c ministry contexts. Specializations are available for various ministry contexts and areas of focus.

IN-MINISTRY STUDY DURATION :

4 YEARS

CREDIT HOURS :

48

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MASTER OF ARTS IN
SPIRITUAL FORMATION
The Master of Arts in Spiritual Formation (MASF) is a degree focusing on spiritual growth and leadership nurtures personal spiritual formation, provides skills and tools to lead others in spiritual formation.

IN-MINISTRY STUDY DURATION :

4 YEARS

CREDIT HOURS :

48

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DIPLOMA IN
BIBLICAL STUDIES

The Diploma in Biblical Studies (DBS) is a program that provides for a strong foundation in Biblical studies including exegesis, hermeneutics and languages as well as its practical applications.


IN-MINISTRY STUDY DURATION :

2 YEARS

CREDIT HOURS :

24

FULL DETAILS
DIPLOMA IN
CHRISTIAN MINISTRY

The Diploma in Christian Ministry (DCM) is a program of study for growth and development of ministry competencies. Nurtures personal and spiritual growth, theological understanding, skills for more effective ministry.


IN-MINISTRY STUDY DURATION :

2 YEARS

CREDIT HOURS :

24

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DIPLOMA IN
SPIRITUAL FORMATION

The Diploma in Spiritual Formation (DSF) is a Biblically-based program that provides a variety of learning experiences that involves instruction and reflection, thoughtful practice and spiritual companionship, service and prayer. 


IN-MINISTRY STUDY DURATION :

2 YEARS

CREDIT HOURS :

24

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CERTIFICATE PROGRAMS

Certificate programs follow the same curriculum as Diploma programs, however, diploma programs are graduate-level and incorporate classes with numbers 500 and above, while certificate programs are undergraduate and incorporate classes with course numbers in the 100’s through 400’s.


IN-MINISTRY STUDY DURATION :

2 YEARS

CREDIT HOURS :

24

AVAILABLE PROGRAMS

Certificate in Biblical STUDIES (CBS)

A program that provides for a strong foundation in Biblical studies including exegesis, hermeneutics and languages as well as its practical applications.

Certificate in Christian Ministry (CCM)

A program of study for growth and development of ministry competencies. Nurtures personal and spiritual growth, theological understanding, skills for more effective ministry.

Certificate in Spiritual Formation (CSF):

A Biblically-based program that provides a variety of learning experiences that involves instruction and refl ection, thoughtful practice and spiritual companionship, service and prayer. 

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“I have enjoyed studying with Carey because it has been so practical for the ministry I serve in. I can take much of what I have learned and implement it immediately.”

Jared Braun, Charlie Lake Community Church

 
 

“In Carey school you will find your life with Christ so close. The campus and friends around you are so deep in their faith.”

Gibril Koroma, Winnipeg campus

UPCOMING COURSE
SPRING 2018