Degrees and Programs

To what is God calling you? Take a look at the ways you can prepare for ministry.

Master of Divinity (M.Div.)

Prepare to be an effective pastor.

Master of Arts (M.A.)

Prepare for a variety of ministries in the church and community.

Master of Theology (M.Th.)

Prepare for academic work with theological excellence.

Distributed Learning (DL)

Earn a degree from wherever you live!

Doctoral Degrees


Prepare for or advance your lay leadership in a variety of specialized areas.

Academic catalog

Want to see all of Luther's academic information in one place? Check out our academic catalog!

* Luther Seminary is authorized to provide degrees in a distributed learning format (a combination of online and on-campus intensive courses) to students who live throughout the United States. At this time, we are not authorized to provide our online courses to those students who reside in Alabama, Kentucky, Maryland and Massachusetts. Please contact the Office of Admissions with questions.