Doctor of Ministry

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The Doctor of Ministry (DMin) degree is available for faith leaders who have a Masters degree in a ministry related area (or equivalency through coursework and/or life experience) and who desire a higher level of competence in the practice of ministry. Designed to increase the ability of servant leaders to analyze and reform ministry and to empower constituents for discipleship in the world, it is the highest degree in the practice of ministry.

Doctor of Ministry Tracks
Memphis Theological Seminary offers TEN tracks (or cohorts) for the DMin program. Click ‘LEARN MORE’ for more information.


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for some of our DMIN Cohorts

Important Cohort Dates 


First Day of Fall 2021 Cohort
June 1, 2021
Fall 2021 Residency
June 15-19, 2021 (LFF Only)
July 12-16, 2021
July 19-23, 2021 (Leadership Only)
First Day of Spring 2022 Cohort
December 1, 2021
Spring 2022 Residency
January 10-14, 2022
First Day of Fall 2022 Cohort
June 1, 2022
Fall 2022 Residency
June 6-10, 2022 (LFF Only)
July 11-15, 2022
First Day of Spring 2023 Cohort
December 1, 2022
Spring 2023 Residency
January 16-20, 2023
First Day of Fall 2023 Cohort
June 1, 2023
Fall 2023 Residency
June -, 2023 (LFF Only)
July 10-14, 2023
First Day of Spring 2024 Cohort
December 1, 2023
Spring 2024 Residency
January 15-19, 2024


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Rev. Fekecia Gunn

(901) 334-5887

Rev. Dr. Felecia LaVant

(901) 334-5804

Luke Waters

(901) 334-5841