Master of Divinity

American Bible University

Master of Divinity


Associate Degree or equivalent.


  • Minimum of 60 credit hours
  • Maximum Advanced Standing: 8 hours

TUITION AND FEES – All fees are non-refundable.

Tuition: $5,700

ABU does not charge tuition based on credit hours. In order to remain sustainable, ABU charges small processing fees for application (onetime $50).

  • Onetime application fee: $50
  • Test Out fee: $100 per course
  • Graduation Fees:  $200

Textbooks NOT included

Scholarships available:  Connye B.; Elissa Clemons; Joyce Jeffers.  (Inquire about available Scholarships).   

Required Courses

Biblical Studies

  • BI500 Introduction to the Old Testament
  • BI501 Introduction to the New Testament
  • BI502 New Testament Greek I
  • BI503 Old Testament Hebrew I
  • BI504 Old Testament Hebrew II
  • BI510 Old Testament Exegesis I
  • BI511 New Testament Exegesis I
  • BI520 Old Testament Exegesis II
  • BI521 New Testament Exegesis II
  • BI550 The Book of Isaiah
  • BI551 The The Gospel of Mark

Theological Studies

  • TH550 Systematic Theology I
  • TH551 Systematic Theology II
  • TH552 Systematic Theology III
  • TH553 Systematic Theology IV
  • TH600 Apologetics
  • TH601 Hermeneutics

Ministry Studies

  • MS500 Christ centered Preaching
  • MS502 Church Administration and Leadership
  • MS560 Christian Worship and spiritual renewal
  • MS570 Globalization and the Great Commission
  • MS600 Evangelism and discipleship in the local church
  • MS601 Survey of pastoral ministry
  • MS610 Ministry Practicum

Church History Studies

  • CH600 Church History