The degree in Global Mission and Intercultural Studies is designed to prepare you as a missional leader to engage in cross-cultural ministry locally and globally. This graduate-level training provides a range of applied and academic disciplines suitable for ministry and missions work in diversified world contexts. Our program is geared towards equipping church leaders to engage in holistic ministry in today’s multicultural world.
You will have the opportunity to study in Toronto, one of the most multicultural cities in the world, with direct access to the lives and worship styles of diversified churches that represent over one hundred cultures and languages. You will be trained with the skills necessary to minister in diversified cultures effectively and find solutions to cultural challenges. Our faculty will teach you topics such as cross-cultural communication, urban ministry¸ and the theology of mission.
The Master of Divinity in Global Mission and Intercultural Studies is one of the most comprehensive and contemporary programs that focuses on globalization and intercultural studies. You will be introduced to the latest studies on the effects of globalization on the life and ministry of the church in courses such as Perspectives on Global Mission and Globalization and the Church. Tyndale goes beyond denominational beliefs by bringing together all evangelical Christians into one community. Our student body represents over 40 different denominations and 30 ethnic groups.
Tyndale is a contemporary, multicultural, and denominationally-diverse Christian community. Our program addresses current global issues such as the relationship between Christianity and Islam, as well as the role of the church in ministering to our twenty first-century postmodern culture in courses such as Christianity and Islam: A Global Perspective and Gospel, Church and Culture. The global experiences of our professors bring significant value to their teaching and research. You will be enriched by their wide knowledge and firsthand experience in global ministries.
Our graduates are serving in countries such as:
- South Africa
- United Arab Emirates
- United States of America
Degree and Diploma Options
Master of Divinity
Master of Theological Studies
Applying to Tyndale Seminary as a full-time or part-time student can be done online and is free.
Visiting & Occasional Students
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You have multiple commitments; yet God has called you to further your studies, to gain new levels of expertise, and to deepen your commitment to Christian leadership in your ministry or profession. Tyndale Seminary understands. That is why we designed several ways for you to approach your course work:
You can interact with faculty, students, and visit our exhibit hall to speak with representatives from each academic program.
Seminary Preview Evening
This is your chance to interact with faculty, meet current and future students, tour the campus, attend a class, and meet with our admissions team. Dinner will also be provided.
Not able to make it to one of our campus visit events but you would like to check out our campus? No problem — to book a personal campus visit please email visit [at] tyndale [dot] ca to arrange a date. You may also complete the registration form and choose a personal visit.
Do you have questions? Connect with an Admissions Counsellor to discuss your options.
Areas of Study
- Biblical Studies
- Christian Education and Formation
- Christian Foundations
- Church in the City
- Global Mission and Intercultural Studies
- Pastoral and Chinese Ministry
- Pastoral Ministry
- Pentecostal Studies
- Salvation Army Studies
- Spiritual Formation
- Theological Studies
- Youth and Family Ministry