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A Bachelor’s degree with a minimum 2.5 GPA is a requirement for admission to our Master of Arts in Diaconal Ministry program, but we do have some exceptions for outstanding candidates who do not have a Bachelor’s degree. Learn more by reading our policy for candidates without a Bachelor’s degree or by getting in touch with the Admissions team.

Wartburg Seminary offers three options to complete the Master of Arts in Diaconal Ministry Degree:


Residential Learning


Collaborative Learning


Distributed Learning

Wartburg Seminary, a seminary of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, welcomes ELCA students along with students from the wide spectrum of Lutheran and ecumenical partners.

Students seeking to serve in the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America should consider beginning the candidacy process with their synodical candidacy committee.

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