Degree Programs

Antioch Hawai’i offers four degree programs:

Master of Ministry (M.Min.) is granted for demonstration of advanced competencies associated with being a minister of the gospel (pastor, church planter, missionary) and other ministry leaders, particularly through substantial implementation of church-based theological education and other ministry programs. Specific program objectives of the M.Min. include:

  • Mastery of Scripture relevant to church and leadership development, particularly through study of the biblical theology of Acts and the Pauline Epistles.
  • Reflection on the contributions of leading scholars regarding church and leadership development.
  • Address the pertinent issues related to church and leadership development and analyze Scripture and other contributions related to those issues.
  • Formulate conclusions and personal applications regarding those issues.
  • Obtain advanced mastery through substantial implementation in real ministry situations and careful evaluative reflection on that implementation.

Master of Theology (M.Th.) is granted for demonstration of advanced competencies associated with building biblical theology and theology in culture, particularly through substantial implementation in church-based theological education and other ministry programs. Specific program objectives of the M.Th. include:

  • Mastery of Scripture using a biblical theology approach, which allows the teaching of the Bible to unfold naturally according to author’s intention and literary design with special attention to genre and overaching themes of each Bible book.
  • Reflection on the contributions of leading scholars regarding biblical theology and theology in culture.
  • Address the pertinent issues related to biblical theology and theology in culture and analyze Scripture and other contributions related to those issues.
  • Formulate conclusions and personal applications regarding those issues.
  • Obtain advanced mastery of biblical theology, particularly through study according to the eight canonical sections of the Bible.
  • Develop a framework for beginning to use the canonical sections in both life and ministry.

Bachelor of Ministry (B.Min.) is granted for demonstration of basic competencies associated with being a minister of the gospel (pastor, church planter, missionary) and other ministry leaders. Specific program objectives of the B.Min. include:

  • Mastery of Scripture relevant to church and leadership development, particularly through study of the biblical theology of Acts and the Pauline Epistles.
  • Reflection on the contributions of leading scholars regarding church and leadership development.
  • Address the pertinent issues related to church and leadership development and analyze Scripture and other contributions related to those issues.
  • Formulate conclusions and personal applications regarding those issues.

Bachelor of Theology (B.Th.) is granted for demonstration of basic competencies associated with building biblical theology and theology in culture. Specific program objectives of the B.Th. include:

  • Mastery of Scripture using a biblical theology approach, which allows the teaching of the
  • Bible to unfold naturally according to author’s intention and literary design with special attention to genre and overaching themes of each Bible book.
  • Reflection on the contributions of leading scholars regarding biblical theology and theology in culture.
  • Address the pertinent issues related to biblical theology and theology in culture and analyze Scripture and other contributions related to those issues.
  • Formulate conclusions and personal applications regarding those issues.

For more information on these programs, see the Antioch School of Church Planting and Leadership Development.