Discipleship and Mentoring

Discipleship and Mentoring

The Doctor of Education with a concentration in Discipleship and Mentoring is a terminal research degree that prepares scholars to develop others who are called to serve through discipleship and mentoring. This academic experience provides students with additional professional skills needed to teach in the local church and higher education, problem solve using science research techniques, and influence the thinking in this field through writing that is both biblical and academically persuasive.

Program at a glance

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What courses will I take?

Below is a sample of the required courses. To see a complete list, view the academic catalog.

  • EDD 8141 The Personal Life of the Mentor
  • EDD 8201 - Integrative Seminar I: Current Trends in the Classroom
  • EDD 8302 - Specialized Study II: Supervision, Governance, and Curriculum
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What can I do with this degree?

EdD graduates serve in ministry positions, and the program is designed to equip them to serve at a higher level of professional competency.

  • Teach in the local church and higher education
  • Develop others who are called to serve through discipleship and mentoring

Learn from over 60 professors who know what it's like to be in ministry. Our world-class faculty will teach you how to think critically about the Bible so you can minister faithfully throughout the world.

Who will teach me?