Diploma in Theological Studies

Diploma in Theological Studies

Focus Highlights

The Diploma of Theological Studies (DpTS) is a two-year program requiring 49 credit hours of study and mirroring the Master of Theological Studies degree. It provides a basic understanding of the biblical and theological disciplines for personal enrichment, ministry enhancement, and as preparation for further study. A student who performs at a sufficiently high level in the first 15 hours of study in a diploma program may qualify for admission to a master's degree by exception. 

Ministry Path

The Diploma in Theological Studies is designed for those who intend to serve as teaching pastors, educational ministry leaders, or pursue further studies in biblical studies or theological higher learning.


High school diploma or GED.