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Master of Divinity & Master of Arts
Explore the graduate theological degree offerings online at Northwest Nazarene University and discover an education that is about more than just a quality education; here at NNU you will find your partners in answering God's call to deeper ministry through top-notch theological education. With graduates proudly serving around the world and with many students currently pursuing their Master of Divinity or Master of Arts degrees today in Christian Education, Missional Leadership, Pastoral Ministry, Spiritual Formation, or Youth, Children & Family Minsitry, we are sure you'll find the program that perfectly fits your needs. To learn more about the eight different online degree tracks you can take to obtain your Master of Divinity or Master of Arts degree, please click on the adjacent program links, email us now with your questions, or complete our online information form. We'd love to talk more fully with you!
Since 1930, NNU has been continuously accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges & Universities, the same respected accrediting body that validates other leading educational institutions across the Pacific Northwest. These include the University of Washington, Boise State, Western Seminary, Oregon State, Gonzaga, and Mount Angel Seminary, to name just a few. If a quality education from a respected institution is important to you, then the Master of Divinity or Master of Arts from NNU is a great fit.
by Dr. Mike Kipp
One of every two of the students who were celebrated at your church’s graduation service will not be involved in any church in the coming year; in short, high school graduates are leaving the church at an alarming rate. What the church can—and must—do about it.