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Master of Art in Intercultural Studies


The Master of Intercultural Studies (Emphasis on Business As Mission) is a two-year professional degree designed to produce professional missionaries. The student will earn a minimum of 49 unit hours to complete the degree program./p>

Masters Program Learning Objectives

PLO1. That students begin developing expertise in a specialized area (e.g., pastoral ministry, missions, education)

PLO2. That alumni find employment in ministry (full-time or part-time)

PLO3. That graduates be equipped for doctoral studies

Master's Program Learning Outcomes Goals

PLO1. That students begin developing expertise in a specialized area (e.g., pastoral ministry, missions, education):
As demonstrated by 50% of graduates completing a specialization (e.g., missions concentration, MACE)MACE

PLO2. That alumni find employment in ministry (full-time or part-time):
As demonstrated by 70% of 5-year alumni being ordained
As demonstrated by 70% of 5-year alumni being employed in ministry x PLO3. That graduates be equipped for doctoral studies
As demonstrated by DKST alumni in graduate programs maintaining an average GPA of at least 3.0.