Welcome from the Dean

Welcome to the ORU Graduate School of Theology and Ministry!

For more than 50 years, ORU has led the field of Spirit-empowered theology and ministry training institutions. For this reason, the Graduate School of Theology and Ministry—also known as the ORU Seminary—offers graduate students a one-of-a-kind global seminary experience that is virtually unrivaled today.

If you are seeking a graduate divinity education that will equip you to fulfill your utmost personal and professional potential, that will help you become the leader our world so desperately needs, I sincerely hope you will pursue your education with us.

You will learn from our esteemed and experienced graduate faculty who will instruct and mentor you on your journey to becoming a pastor, teacher, ministry leader, theologian, counselor, chaplain, or academician. If you require the flexibility of distance education, our school was the first in the nation approved by the Association of Theological Schools (ATS) to offer half its courses for the M.Div. and M.A. in Practical Theology through online/blended modular courses.

Get ready to fulfill your calling and to take your place of leadership. The ORU Graduate School of Theology and Ministry is ready to help. ORU graduate admissions representatives are available to assist at any point during the application process. Don't hesitate to call or email with any questions you may have.

May God bless you as you seek His will for your future!

Dr. Thomson Mathew