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MASTER OF DIVINITY
The Master of Divinity (MDiv) prepares students to serve local churches as ordained pastors.

Program Learning Outcomes
Competence in interpreting and applying the Bible in preaching, teaching and other situations.
Competence in theological reflection on the Christian faith from the Reformed perspective.
Application of theological perspectives to diverse ministry and life situations.
Pastoral leadership in church and community settings.
A lifestyle integrating scholarly learning and Christ-like piety.

Program Requirements
Prerequisite: a bachelor's degree
Length of program: 3 years (6 full-time semesters), a minimum of 96 semester hours
Residence requirement: at least 77 semester hours at Chong Shin University in USA.
Students must have an overall grade point average of at least 2.5 for graduation.
To qualify for the MDiv degree, students must write and pass an academic thesis.
Curriculum: Bible (27 hours), theology & history (21), ministry (15), thesis (6), electives

MASTER OF CHURCH MUSIC
The Master of Church Music (MCM) prepares music students for doctoral study in church music
and also for professional leadership in music ministry in church and community settings.

Program Learning Outcomes
Foundation that includes music history and bibliography, aural and analytical skills, and technologies.
Professional competence in conducting, choral/vocal, or other studies.
Understanding of pedagogical processes for leading and teaching choir, praise team, or small ensemble.
Evaluation of quality and liturgical and theological appropriateness of works used in worship.
Practice of formation integrating music and spirituality.

Program Requirements
Prerequisite: a bachelor's degree in music
Length of program: 2 years (4 full-time semesters), a minimum of 48 semester hours
Residence requirement: at least 39 semester hours at Chong Shin University in USA.
Students must have an overall grade point average of at least 2.5.
A graduation recital is required for the MCM degree.
Curriculum: 12 required courses (36 sem. hours), 4 electives (12 sem. hours)