Students in The Village Church Institute’s Training Program who successfully complete the Seminary Track Addendum and are accepted through DTS’s admissions process within five years will receive 21 hours of DTS seminary credit. In addition, students can earn 12 additional credit hours through DTS’s Ministry Residency program while working full-time at The Village Church.
Institute Credit Hours
|DTS Course Credit||Hours|
|ST105||Sanctification and Ecclesiology||3|
|BE102||OT History I||3|
|BE106||Acts and Pauline Epistles||3|
|BE107||General Epistles and Revelation||3|
|PM105||Christian Life and Witness||3|
Ministry Residency Program
|DTS Ministry Residency Program||Hours|
|EML801||Ministry Residency I||6|
|EML802||Ministry Residency II||6|
To qualify for the Ministry Residency program, students must be enrolled at DTS, approved by TVC, and register for these courses after completing the Institute.
DTS Program Offerings
|ThM||Master of Theology||120||87|
|MACE||MA in Christian Education||66||33|
|MACL||MA in Christian Leadership||66||33|
|MACM||MA in Cross-cultural Ministry||64||43|
|MAMW||MA in Media Arts & Worship||66||45|
|MABC||MA in Biblical Counseling||90||70|
|MACS||MA (Christian Studies)||62||41|
|MBTS||Master of Biblical and Theological Studies||36||24|
* After TVC Institute and Ministry Residency
Note: MABC students receive 21 hours of credit distributed over ten 2-hour courses (and 1 extra PM hour) rather seven 3-hour courses. MBTS students recieve 12 hours of credit.