Master of Divinity

The Master of Divinity degree program is designed for students interested in preparing for ministry as an ordained pastor. Wartburg prepares pastors who are grounded in their confessional identity as Christians for service in local congregations. The Mission Statement and Twelve Pastoral-Diaconal Practices focus understanding of ministry around the church’s mission to the world.

Wartburg Seminary offers three options to complete a Master of Divinity Degree:

Wartburg Seminary, a seminary of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, welcomes ELCA students along with students from the wide spectrum of Lutheran and ecumenical partners.

Students seeking to serve in the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America should consider beginning the candidacy process with their synodical candidacy committee.

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