Bring Your Experience. Expand your Understanding.

The Doctor of Ministry at Wake Forest University School of Divinity brings together a cohort of senior faith-informed leaders to uncover new possibilities for responding to the complex realities of our times. 

A cohort formed of a diverse range of industry and vocational paths along with supportive faculty scholar-practitioners offer an ecosystem of learning that equips leaders to inspire transformation in their unique contexts.

The DMin is a three-year, online degree with one week per semester in person residency requirements. Residency weeks provide students and faculty the opportunity to connect face-to-face on the campus of Wake Forest University to work together on interactive projects. 

A Doctor of Ministry for Faith-Informed Leaders:

  • Church Leaders
  • Social Justice Advocates
  • Social Activists
  • Health professionals
  • Non-profit Managers
  • Counselors
  • And YOU

Ready to get Started? 

John Senior

Dr. John Senior
Assistant Dean of Vocational Formation
Director of the Art of Ministry Program

Admission Requirements

Important Dates for Doctor of Ministry (DMin) Admissions:

Gold Square

Priority Decision:

December 1

Application Fee: $75

Decision: released by December 30

Enrollment Term: Fall 2024

Gold Square

Regular Decision:

May 15

Application Fee: $75 

Decision: rolling basis 

Enrollment Term: Fall 2024