Advanced Degrees

June 11–29, 2018

The Advanced Degrees Program at the School of Theology is a summer program designed to increase professional knowledge in the practice of ministry for clergy. Classes build the relationship between the practice of ministry and biblical, historical, and theological studies by combining learning in community with a cycle of daily prayer and worship in the Anglican tradition. Please see the 2017–2018 catalog for degree details.

  • Doctor of Ministry
  • Doctor of Ministry in Preaching
  • Doctor of Ministry in Liturgy
  • Masters of Sacred Theology
  • Masters of Sacred Theology in Anglican Studies

2018 Summer Courses

Detailed course descriptions and required reading list may be found here.

Lauren Winner, Duke Divinity School: "Images of God in the Bible"
James Tengatenga, School of Theology, and Robert MacSwain, School of Theology: "Same-Sex Relationships and the Anglican Communion"
Tom Long, Emory University, and William Brosend, School of Theology: "The Challenge and Craft of Preaching"
Neil Alexander, School of Theology, and James Turrell, School of Theology: "Mapping Liturgical Structures"
Benjamin King, School of Theology: "The Oxford Movement and the Liturgy"

Useful Links (for students enrolled in ADP)

The ADP 2018 calendar may be viewed here.

2018 Financial Aid Form

Doctor of Ministry: Instructions for Completion of the Project

Doctor of Ministry Project: Proposal Guidelines and Process‌

Master of Sacred Theology: Thesis Proposal Guidelines and Process‌

Master of Sacred Theology: Instructions for Completion of the Thesis

The petition to graduate may be downloaded here.

Request for Housing and Meal Plan


Would you like to learn more? You may send an email to our admission counselor at to receive additional information.

ADP 2019

Advanced Degrees Program dates for 2019 are June 10–28.