Joint Master of Divinity/Master of Arts (MDiv/MA)

Students may combine the Master of Divinity and Master of Arts degrees to form a joint MDiv/MA degree. This is especially attractive to students who are preparing for a teaching ministry or those who are training for parish ministry and wish to pursue an area of particular interest before seeking a call.

Degree Requirements

The joint MDiv/MA degree requires a minimum of 105 credits, normally completed in four years of full-time study or a maximum of six years part-time study. Course and Degree requirements must satisfy those of the GTU MA program and the PSR MDiv program at share at most 24 credits. For a student enrolled in the MDiv program at PSR, PSR is the Common MA school of affiliation.

Milestones for the MDiv/MA

MDiv/MA students must complete all milestones of both programs.

Academic Program Manual for the MDiv/MA

MDiv/MA students follow both the the rules of the PSR MDiv and the GTU MA.

For more information on how to apply for the MDiv/MA, consult the Admissions Information and Requirements chart and contact PSR Admissions. Also consult the GTU Admissions Office at 2400 Ridge Road, Berkeley, CA 94709, or 800/826-4488 and the GTU MA program handbook.