Masters of Divinity (74 credits)

In the course of your study you will work your way through the bible three times, twice in English and once in the original languages – increasing in depth with each pass. The leadership side of the degree provides experiential learning while measuring result in real time.

MDiv Program Map

Master of Arts in Contextual Leadership (47 credits)

The MA includes all of the same Bible and leadership classes as the MDiv, but without original language study.

MA Program Map

Certificate in Contextual Leadership (11 credits)

The certificate includes both of our Biblical Narrative courses and our Spiritual Autobiography course. 


Due to demands of ministry (particularly during the Christmas season), Pillar runs on the following semester schedule*:

  • Fall: August 1 – November 30 (no classes Dec.–Jan)

  • Spring: February 1 – May 31 (no classes June – July)


Dates for the Fall 2018 Semester are as follows:

Classes Start: July 31, 2018
Midterms: September 18-20, 2018
Fall Break: November 12-23, 2018
Finals to be Scheduled: November 26-30, 2018 


Download the Fall 2018 schedule

*Dates can fluctuate slightly depending on when holidays fall in a given calendar year