The Master of Arts in Chaplaincy and Ministry Care degree program is designed to prepare students to serve as chaplains in the military, hospitals, corporate environments, and other care-related ministry settings.

If you care deeply about people and seek to provide a combination of pastoral care, emotional and spiritual care, and practical life counseling to people outside of the church, becoming a chaplain is a great way to serve those without regular access to ministers.

The Curriculum

The 3-year MACP program includes DTS common core of Bible and theology courses along with practical training in preaching, counseling, pastoral care, and leadership.

Immersive Learning

See the many ways students are prepared for a lifetime of fruitful ministry

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Financial Aid

Through our donors and Foundation, we are able to offer hundreds of scholarships to students every year.

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Logos Bible Software

Every student at DTS receives a copy of Logos Bible Software customized with additional commentaries and resources, and DTS courses integrate Logos into assignments and learning.

Stories from our community

God has placed our graduates in a variety of ministry settings including military chaplaincy, hospital chaplaincy, corporate chaplaincy, and elsewhere.

Kyle Sponaugle’s Unique Ministry at the US Naval Academy

Prison Chaplain Lettie Watkins Brings Hope to Inmates

Meet Dorothy Burton, Founder of Christians in Public Service

Program Details

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