Master of Practical Theology

General

Program Description

Program Objectives

The MPT degree program seeks to:

  • Prepare men and women for specialized ministry within the local church, church related agencies, and the community;
  • Equip students with the theories and practical skills necessary to perform effectively the ministry to which they are called;
  • Increase biblical and theological understanding necessary to undergird these specialized ministries;
  • Provide professional training that is enjoined by the ministry of the Holy Spirit; and
  • Provide supervised ministry training for those entering specialized ministries.

Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of The MPT, students will be able to:

  • Demonstrate knowledge of Scripture and the ability to properly use hermeneutical and exegetical principles to interpret and apply the Word of God in life and ministry;
  • Survey the heritage and traditions of the Church and the Pentecostal/Charismatic Movements;
  • Articulate a biblical theology of ministry for the student’s focused area of ministry;
  • Integrate biblical and theological knowledge in the specialized area of ministry studied; and
  • Communicate the gospel clearly and effectively.
Last updated Jan 2018

About the School

The King’s University (TKU) is an accredited, Spirit-empowered, evangelical university with branch campuses and teaching sites in multiple U.S. cities. TKU offers students a complete educational exper ... Read More

The King’s University (TKU) is an accredited, Spirit-empowered, evangelical university with branch campuses and teaching sites in multiple U.S. cities. TKU offers students a complete educational experience by combining higher education with practical ministry experience within dynamic local churches. Read less