Accreditation is a form of recognition that schools receive from an academic body. It’s akin to a certification from the body, and it certifies that a school meets certain requirements. Schools that become accredited usually must go through an initial accreditation process and then renew their accreditation every few years. When you choose a bible […]
Seminary Doctoral Degrees: A Short Guide
Many seminaries and divinity schools offer advanced degrees beyond the Master’s level, but it can be difficult to understand what they are and how they differ. Below is our short guide to postgraduate seminary degrees including Ph.D, D.Min, D.Miss, Th.D, D.Ed, Psy.D, and D.I.S. programs. Seminary Ph.D. (Doctor of Philosophy) Degree Usually considered one of […]
Q&A: Jesus Didn’t Go to Bible College. Why Should I?
Let’s start by saying that it is near impossible to compare the education of Jesus of Nazareth some two millennia ago to today’s extensive system of ministry education with its multi-faceted degree programs, schools, and course offerings. Nevertheless, this question often arises among those in ministry – why should I go to bible college when […]
Q&A: What’s the Difference Between Theological Seminaries and Divinity Schools
Theological seminaries and divinity schools have several significant parallels in that they both offer theological education and ministerial degrees on a graduate level. Theological Seminaries and Divinity Schools A seminary is usually graduate and post graduate school that’s sole focus and purpose is training theology students for advanced degrees. By contrast, a divinity school is […]