Master of Theological Studies (MTS)
The Master of Theological Studies (MTS) equips pastors and church planters for the full range of local church ministry: preaching and teaching, cultural exegesis, evangelism, discipleship, counseling, administration, leadership development, and church planting. The program consists of 9 core courses (27 credit hours) with 3 elective courses (9 credit hours) and optional concentrations in Church Planting, Urban Ministry, or Pastoral Leadership (12 additional hours). The degree may be completed in 2 years of study.
Bachelor of Divinity (BDiv)
In accordance with the core vales of accessibility to persons of all socio-economic levels and flexibility for people from various backgrounds, Grimké offers a Bachelor of Divinity degree for qualifying students. Eligible applicants are men who have a high school diploma or GED, but who lack a bachelor’s degree or its equivalent from a recognized institution of higher learning. The BDiv program is identical in curriculum and requirements to the MTS with a concentration.