Online Master of Transformative Ministry

The interdisciplinary Master of Transformative Ministry program will equip students for dynamic leadership roles in churches and parachurch organizations.


Ministry is more than a career – it’s a calling.

At Point University, our online Master of Transformative Ministry program equips students for dynamic leadership roles in churches and parachurch organizations. Under the guidance of experienced ministry professionals, students learn to partner with the Holy Spirit to transform individuals, communities, and organizations as they embrace the emerging kingship of God. Course and project options allow students to explore personal interests and apply course insights to their own ministry contexts.

This program is designed for men and women entering Christian leadership as a career, experienced pastors who desire to increase their knowledge and skills, and young ministers seeking a deeper foundation for effective Kingdom work. Courses are organized around four themes: Theology of Transformation, Personal Transformation, Community Transformation, and Organizational Transformation.


1. Develop a broad biblical foundation and groundwork for effective kingdom work.

2. Learn to partner with the Holy Spirit to transform individuals, communities and organizations as they embrace the emerging kingship of God.

3. Explore personal interests, applying course insights to your own ministry contexts.

The online master of transformative ministry program’s broad curriculum equips students with a biblical foundation for transformative ministry. Listed below are some of the courses offered to students:

  • Preaching and Teaching for Change
  • Servant Leadership Theory & Development
  • Organizational Innovation & Creativity
  • The Emerging Kingship of God

As a completely asynchronous program, the online master of transformative ministry at Point University allows students to structure their own study schedule. While there are deadlines associated with the online transformative ministry program, there are no required meeting times, so students can complete their work at their convenience. For this reason, the program length differs depending on how many credits students choose to take in a semester. On average, students complete the 36 credits required for the online master of transformative ministry degree in two years.

All students enrolled in the M.T.M. program at Point University pay the same tuition rate, regardless of the state the student resides in. In line with its mission to make higher education accessible to all, Point University is one of the most affordable choices among private colleges.

Rate: $450 per credit hour

To view a complete breakdown of tuition and fees, visit our Tuition & Fees: Online Students page.

Point’s online master of transformative ministry degree will equip you with the knowledge and tools to launch successful and fulfilling careers in organizations such as:

  • Church Ministry
  • Parachurch Ministry
  • Nonprofit Organizations

The first step to apply for admission is to complete the free application. After you complete your application, an enrollment specialist will work with you to complete your file. Your application file for this program requires:

  • Transcripts from all previously attended schools
  • A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with a cumulative 3.0 GPA
  • A resume
  • Contact information for two professional references*
  • A well-written, 1-3 page admission essay that includes:
    • A brief self-introduction
    • Reasons for pursuing your Master of Transformative Ministry at Point University
    • Educational, professional, and personal experiences that have shaped your decision and prepared you for graduate studies
    • Personal life and career goals, and how master’s studies will help you accomplish those goals
    • Christian commitment, church involvement, and ministry experiences
    • Any additional information you may wish to provide the Admission Committee as it considers your application

Want to know more about applying to Point University? Submit your information to be contacted by a member of our team or visit our Support Center for additional information and resources.

* At least one reference should be a minister or spiritual mentor.

Point University provides a wonderful learning environment where you can grow both academically and spiritually. The professors encourage and support you and want you to succeed. The online classes are really convenient as you can set your own weekly schedule to fit the needs of your lifestyle.

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Point University offers the transformative ministry program in a fully-online format. Online students engage in asynchronous learning through a course website that facilitates interaction with their instructor and classmates.


This degree is 100% online. Take classes anytime – from anywhere in the world.


Up to 12 credit hours can be transferred into this program from an accredited institution, shortening your degree time.


Your faith will be strengthened with courses taught from a biblical worldview.


As an online student, you’ll receive the same quality education from respected professors as our on-campus students.


Our online student support services promote development tailored to fit your personal and professional goals.


Our 13-to-1 student to professor ratio provides a small class size where you’re not just a student – you’re family.

At Point University, you’ll develop critical-thinking and problem-solving skills, all while learning to be an effective leader. Get started today to discover your place in the Point family!