Concordia Theological Seminary – Fort Wayne, IN


Concordia Theological Seminary – Fort Wayne, IN

Doctor of Philosophy in Missiology

Doctor of Philosophy in Missiology

Professor Detlev Schulz
Professor Detlev Schulz is the director of the Doctor of Philosophy in Missiology program at Concordia Theological Seminary.

Do you desire to engage some of the most challenging questions facing the Church today? That’s what students in the Ph.D. program at CTSFW do every day. By combining the theological resources with our world-class faculty, CTSFW has created a Ph.D. program that is recognized as one of the best in the world. Students from across the globe come to CTSFW to study, discuss, research and develop effective ways to proclaim the Gospel to the very ends of the earth.

The Church today is facing challenges never before seen and thirsty souls need to hear the Gospel. We all need to play our part in creating the solutions. By enrolling in the Ph.D. program you will embark on a lifetime of scholarship throughout which you will contribute in substantive, meaningful ways to the methods and ideas that contribute to the spread of the Gospel around the world.

Program Details

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Select from one of our five areas of concentration to ensure your studies match your passion and interests.

Program Structure

Here you’ll find the full list of courses you’ll need to earn your degree. Sample schedules are available.

Admission Information

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