Doctor of Ministry at Tyndale showing a man and a woman looking at the left

About Doctor of Ministry (DMin)

The vibrancy of the church in Canada and the world depends on effective leaders in all areas of ministry. Tyndale’s Doctor of Ministry (DMin) program is designed to improve your capacity and depth in your God-given vocation.

The program seeks to provide candidates with a collegial, academic and professional milieu in which you will advance your understanding of the nature, purposes, and practice of ministry; enhance your leadership and formational competencies in discernment, theological reflection, and in-ministry research; gain opportunities for personal and spiritual growth.


  • Leadership, which emphasizes your character and competencies as a Christian leader, organizational culture, facilitating change, and developing others as leaders. DMin students in the Leadership Track may choose to complete their program with a concentration in areas such as Preaching and Non-Profit Organizational Leadership.
  • Spiritual Formation, which focuses on your spiritual life and practices, the study of Christian spirituality, and facilitating the formation of others.