Through a unique partnership between PLNU and NTS, you can now earn your Master of Divinity* without moving to Kansas City!


Why earn your Master of Divinity?

The Master of Divinity is recognized as the preferred program for preparation for Christian ministry. The MDiv provides students a broad education in biblical studies, theology, Christian formation and the practical aspects of ministry.  


Why choose to earn your NTS Master of Divinity at PLNU?*

High-Quality Master of Divinity Degree

 Earn a high-quality degree from NTS, a well-respected seminary in the Wesleyan-Holiness tradition.


 All units taken as part of the PLNU Master of Ministry program are at PLNU’s tuition rate of $260/unit.**  Scholarships are also available.


 This program offers a combination of convenient ways to take classes toward your MDiv degree.

  • Courses offered through PLNU's Master of Ministry program. (Units can be seamlessly transferred into an NTS MDiv program.)
  • NTS' on-campus modular courses offered on the PLNU campus. (Fulfills the 24-hours of required residency for an NTS MDiv degree.)
  • NTS' online or video-conference instruction.

Admission is PLNU's MMin is on a rolling basis, so students may begin during fall, spring, or summer. The curriculum is divided into weeklong intensive units that invite a strong sense of community among participants. The intensives allow students to focus on deep and meaningful learning in blocks of time that work with their schedule.


Contact Megan Fausz, Graduate & Professional Studies Enrollment Counselor, for more information or to find out how to apply at


*Subject to approval by NTS' accrediting agency, the Association of Theological Schools.

**Once students complete the MMin degree, NTS tuition rates apply.