Three year, Six semester program:
Advanced Preparation for Ministry
Problem Analysis in the Practice of Ministry
Foundations for the Practice of Ministry
Research Methods for Ministry
Field Research, Data Collection/Data Analysis
Research Writing and Final Preparations
One Intensive per semester
Peer Sessions via webinars
The Bishop Reverdy C. Ransom Memorial Library holds more than 35,000 volumes with a concentration of materials focused on African American culture and African American religion. It provides access to relevant information through library, archival and closed research collections.
The Bishop Vinton R. Anderson Ecumenical Institute, housed at Payne Theological Seminary, promotes the exploration of ecumenical religious thought, study, and practice in an Afrocentric theological setting. The institute promotes cooperation in the interfaith community.
The Registrar provides academic services including enrollment support, academic records and graduation information; assists students, faculty and other staff in their fulfillment of the schools mission to train leaders in ministry; and assists in the development, implementation and enforcement of academic policies.
Growth, transformation, and the realization of divine human potential
Inclusive and accepting with love, justice, and forgiveness
The embodiment of, and passion for, high standards and achievement
Service to others with care, humility, and strength of character