School of Divinity

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The School of Divinity invites students to engage in the study of ministry both in theory and in practice, equipping those who are committed to Christian ministry. The program prepares its graduates for ministry settings through a balanced approach of practical knowledge, spiritual formation and theological understanding.

Program Options



Program Face-to-Face Online
Doctor of Ministry in Christian Ministries  
Doctor of Ministry in Pastoral Care and Counseling  
Master of Divinity
Concentrations available in Biblical Studies, Christian Education and Formation, Intercultural Studies, Missiology, Pastoral Care and Counseling, and Pastoral Studies.
Master of Divinity/Master of Arts in Mental Health Counseling  
Master of Divinity/Master of Business Administration *  
Master of Divinity/Master of Arts in English ***  
Master of Divinity/Master of Arts in Religion  

* Some online options available.

** Some face-to-face options available.

*** Some online required.

All educational programs at Gardner-Webb University are accredited.  Please click here for more information.

Bulldog Profiles

Stories of the Called

Students and alumni of the School of Divinity share perspectives on the culture of learning and achievement at Gardner-Webb. Click on a profile below to read the stories of the called!