Master of Arts in
The MA in Church Revitalization is a vocational M.A. degree designed to equip students with training and skills needed to help established churches move beyond decline and plateau toward growth.
In partnership with the Revitalize Network and Church Answers, the Master of Arts in Church Revitalization is a degree program that exists to prepare students to lead and assist in the turnaround of declining churches. Students in this program will develop the skills to apply principles of growth and revitalization, respond to conflict, address critical issues, and lead strategically. In this program, you’ll learn from pastors and professors who have experience in flourishing churches and bringing new life to those churches that have plateaued. Students will be equipped with the training and skills needed to help established churches move from flatlining to flourishing.
MA in Context
What can I do with this degree?
Work to develop practices that will help revitalize churches
Churches Serve as senior/lead/executive/administrative pastor in local church revitalization's
Develop methods to train lay leaders within the church
Admission to this program is limited to persons holding a Bachelor’s degree or its equivalent and currently serving in a ministry position in a local church or denominational entity. The program director for the MA in Church Revitalization must approve all applicants in cooperation with the SEBTS Admissions Office.