Christian Theology (BA) to Christian Leadership (MA)

Are you called to be a pastor? Our streamlined pastoral ministry degree path offers a BA in Christian Theology and MA in Christian Leadership, preparing you in five years for senior leadership in a local congregation.

Earn a BA in Christian Theology and an MA in Christian Leadership in Only 5 Years

Because a number of the courses offered count for both degree programs, you will be able to complete this combined degree in an accelerated timeline, graduating with both degrees within five years instead of six. The Christian Theology (BA) to Christian Leadership (MA) program offers these benefits:

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Significantly reduces the financial burden of a formal theological education, with a guaranteed 75% in graduate tuition savings through scholarships.

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Eliminates curriculum redundancy by integrating an educational model that builds upon previous years of learning and experience.

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Increases opportunities for practical field experience through contextual ministry education, preparing you to thrive in diverse ministry contexts.

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Provides you with regular and intentional one-on-one ministerial mentorship and advising

Learn more about the Christian Theology (BA) to Christian Leadership (MA) program at Seattle Pacific.

Faculty Contact

Douglas Koskela

Professor of Theology; Associate Dean, Undergraduate Studies
PhD, Southern Methodist University

Email: kosked@spu.edu
Phone: 206-281-2261
Office: Alexander Hall

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The Triple A Model: Academy, Abbey, Apostolate®

As a way of doing theological education, our "Triple A" model is our unique vision for educating students with an interplay of scholarship, spiritual edification, and service learning.