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The Graduate School of Pastoral Ministries is a graduate school which is fully accredited by the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology. This school offers two degrees: the Master of Divinity and the Doctor of Ministry. Students who pursue the Master of Divinity should be equipped with academic and leadership training enforced with theological expertise from various pastoral experiences. The requirements for entrance are a four-year theology degree and pastoral ministry experience.
The emphasis is placed on the practical application of the foundational academic course work of theology to the pastoral ministry. The internationally-recognized Master of Divinity is designed as for a three-year program requiring 91 credit hours, thereby fulfilling the necessary prerequisites for entrance into the Doctor of Ministry program.
The Doctor of Ministry course is operating as a joint degree program with Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Fort Worth, Texas U.S.A. Students will receive doctoral degrees under the joint title of Korea Baptist Theological Seminary and Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. This program prepares students to be outstanding scholars and pastoral leaders, relevant to contemporary ministry in the context of this global age.
❏ Curriculum - Master's Program
Division Major Electives Credit
Required Major Courses Old Testament Theology 3
New Testament Theology 3
Systematic Theology 3
Pastoral Theology 3
Baptist Church History 3
Christian Education 3
Preaching Seminar 3
Christian Worship 3
Missions 3
Church Administration 3
Ministry and Ethics 3
Total Credit Hours 33
Basic Required Courses Topics in the Theology 10
Field Practice of Church Ministry 12
Total Credit Hours 22
Electives Major 12 courses of students' own choice (36 credit hours)Thesis-elective, 4 credit hours
Total Credit Hours 36
Total Credit Hours 91
❏ Curriculum - Doctoral Program
Division Major Electives
Semester 1 Semester 2 Semester 3 Semester 4 Semester 5/6 Semester7/8
Required Major Courses(3 credit hours) Church Administration leadership Preaching Laboratory Christian Worship Topics in the Theology (Summer/winter semesters)(2 semesters) Thesis (2 semesters)  
Spirituality Church Growth Pastoral Counseling The introduction of Church Education
Missions Culture Ministry Biblical Theology Research and Writing
Courses Credit hours Thesis Total
10 courses 30 credit hours 6 credit hours 36 credit hours

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