Degree Programs

Expanding your horizons

Our degrees are grounded in a faith-affirming, world-engaging multidisciplinary approach. Whether you want to become an ordained minister or pursue a doctoral degree, you can choose from a variety of theological studies that best reflect where you are on your personal journey.


Doctoral degree

If you are looking for studies at the doctoral level, consider a Doctor of Ministry (D.Min.). The D.Min. prepares students for professional careers in teaching, writing, and scholarship, as well as leadership opportunities in various service professions.


Master's programs

Built upon a foundation of spirituality and social justice, San Francisco Theological Seminary offers leading master's programs that may be tailored to meet your vocational goals, learning style, and family needs. Whether you choose a Master of Divinity (M.Div.) or a Master of Arts in Theological Studies (M.A.T.S.), your learning will encompass academic rigor and meaningful engagement with God’s purpose.