Gateway Online

Online Degrees and Programs

Master’s Degrees

Gateway Online’s fully accredited master’s degree programs combine the best of academic studies with significant ministry training to prepare men and women for a variety of ministries.

Master of Divinity (MDiv)
Master of Theological Studies (MTS)
Master of Theological Essentials (MTE)
Master of Arts in Educational Leadership (MAEL)
Master of Arts in Intercultural Studies (MAIS)
Master of Global Engagement (MGE)

Master of Arts in Christian Counseling (MACC)


The following diplomas are available fully online.

Diploma in Divinity
Diploma in Theological Studies
Diploma in Educational Leadership
Diploma in Intercultural Studies
Diploma in Global Engagement


If you are not yet sure you want to commit to a degree or diploma, a certificate offers a quicker option that will directly impact your ministry. Units are transferable to degree programs and a certificate can be completed with only fifteen credit hours.

Bible Teaching Certificate
Ministry to Women Certificate
IMB Qualifications Certificate
Youth Ministry Certificate
Global Engagement Certificate
Intercultural Studies Certificate

Frequently Asked Questions

Learning online at Gateway Seminary brings together the best academic quality and practical ministry training. Learn more about the quality of Gateway Online.


Course Schedule

Spring 2022 Courses

*The online course schedule is subject to change. Depending on enrollment, course sections may be added or removed to meet the demand of the students' needs. 

Use the above button to sample L3100 Special Studies in Church History: Jonathan Edwards: Life, Thought and Legacy taught by Dr. Chris Chun. Spend some time getting familiar with Canvas, our online learning platform. 

Fall 2022 Online Course Schedule

In Fall 2022, Gateway Online will be transitioning to primarily 8-week online courses while retaining a select number of 16-week courses. Learn more about the 8-week online course schedule and how to succeed in 8 weeks.

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8-Week Courses Fall 2022

16-Week Courses Fall 2022

term options

 With the addition of the 8-week terms, Gateway Online offers students the flexibility to take one or two subjects at a time while making substantial progress toward their graduation timeline. 

 Gateway's online program offers the same, rigorous theological education that you get on-campus, but with maximum flexibility. Our 8-week courses will maintain that rigorous education, not removing workload but rethinking our curriculum for students' success in 8 weeks. 

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