Canadian Southern Baptist Seminary Programs

Master of Divinity

MDiv (92 credit hours)

  • Professional graduate degree designed to equip pastors and other Christian ministers with the knowledge, skills, and attitudes necessary for their calling.
  • Surveys all major areas of biblical, theological, historical, and practical disciplines related to Christian ministry.

MDiv (Fast Track)

Fast Track (69 credit hours)

  • Designed for students who have had significant undergraduate preparation in biblical and Christian studies.
  • Reduces unnecessary repetition, saving students time and money.
  • Goals and outcomes for the MDiv (Fast Track) are the same as for the standard MDiv degree.

Master of Christian Ministry

MCMin (60 credit hours)

  • Designed to prepare graduates for competent Christian leadership in a wide variety of ministry callings.
  • Foundational studies include Bible, theology, ministry skills and praxis.

Master of Biblical Studies

MBS (48 credit hours)

  • Designed to equip students with the skills for in-depth study and interpretation of the Bible.
  • For students desiring to increase their knowledge and appreciation of the Christian Scriptures through intensive study.

Master of Christian Studies

MCS (36 credit hours)

  • Designed for those in ministry settings or lay vocations who desire to deepen their understanding of a number of Christian subjects.
  • Program allows students to tailor the program to meet their particular needs or interests.

Seminary Certificate in Christian Studies

SCCS (18 credit hours)

  • Study in a seminary environment, increase knowledge and understanding in a variety of theological subjects.
  • May provide recognition for those applying for missionary positions or other ministry positions.

Master of Divinity

MDiv (92 credit hours)

  • Professional graduate degree designed to equip pastors and other Christian ministers with the knowledge, skills, and attitudes necessary for their calling.
  • Surveys all major areas of biblical, theological, historical, and practical disciplines related to Christian ministry.

MDiv (Fast Track)

Fast Track (69 credit hours)

  • Designed for students who have had significant undergraduate preparation in biblical and Christian studies.
  • Reduces unnecessary repetition, saving students time and money.
  • Goals and outcomes for the MDiv (Fast Track) are the same as for the standard MDiv degree.

Master of Christian Ministry

MCMin (60 credit hours)

  • Designed to prepare graduates for competent Christian leadership in a wide variety of ministry callings.
  • Foundational studies include Bible, theology, ministry skills and praxis.

Master of Biblical Studies

MBS (48 credit hours)

  • Designed to equip students with the skills for in-depth study and interpretation of the Bible.
  • For students desiring to increase their knowledge and appreciation of the Christian Scriptures through intensive study.

Master of Christian Studies

MCS (36 credit hours)

  • Designed for those in ministry settings or lay vocations who desire to deepen their understanding of a number of Christian subjects.
  • Program allows students to tailor the program to meet their particular needs or interests.

Seminary Certificate in Christian Studies

SCCS (18 credit hours)

  • Study in a seminary environment, increase knowledge and understanding in a variety of theological subjects.
  • May provide recognition for those applying for missionary positions or other ministry positions.