Course Schedule

The course schedule lists all the courses offered at Fuller DMin (Pasadena campus, regional campuses, online, and directed studies). It represents the most accurate course information available at any given time. 

Unless indicated otherwise, all cohort track courses are 12 units and all personalized track courses are 8-units. Contact Julia Speck at julia@fuller.edu for information on how to submit a petition if you hope to take personalized track courses for 4 or 12 units.

Please note the following courses which are offered regularly throughout the year:

Exploring the Contours of Ministry (DM711, 4 units), the DMin orientation course, is offered online three times a year beginning in January, April, and September. 

Developing the Doctoral Project Proposal (DM710, 2 units) is offered online twice a year beginning in September and March. 

DMin Mentoring Groups (CF704, 4 units) is offered each quarter.

To place your name on the distribution list to receive the syllabus and further information for a particular course, email our office!

Looking for another topic not seen here or get DMin credit for a conference or other training? Check out our Independent Studies page!

DMin Writing Retreat is coming! April 15-22, 2016. Stay tuned for more information.

Personalized Track
Start DateEnd DateCourseProfessorPlaceTopic
March 15, 2016 March 20, 2016 SXSW Immersion Course (4 units) Barry Taylor Austin, TX SXSW Music Festival, Culture 
March 28, 2016 June 10, 2016 Innovations in Healthcare Chaplaincy Joseph S. Spidell Online  
April 4, 2016 April 8, 2016 Transforming Your Leadership Development Bob Logan Pasadena Leadership Development, Ministry Management 
April 11, 2016 April 15, 2016 Managing Conflict David Augsberger Pasadena Leadership, Conflict Resolution 
April 11, 2016 April 15, 2016 Church in the Public Square  Charles Gutenson Washington, D.C.  
April 25, 2016 April 29, 2016 Church Rising: A New Season for the Church Kurt Fredrickson and Dave Gibbons Pasadena Church, Global Leadership 
June 6, 2016 June 10, 2016 Spirituality and Ministry  Keith Matthews and Todd Hunter  Retreat Center near Pasadena   
June 10, 2016 June 12, 2016 The Practice of Hearing & Noticing God Keith Matthews Retreat Center near Pasadena  
June 20, 2016 June 22, 2016 Mental Health and the Church (4 units) Brad Strawn Pasadena  
July 11, 2016 July 15, 2016 Fundamentals of Chaplaincy Alan Baker Pasadena  
July 11, 2016 July 15, 2016 Missional Engagement in Asian American Contexts Ken Fong and Kevin Doi Pasadena  
August 1, 2016 August 5, 2016 The Gospel and Cultural Renewal Richard Mouw and David Kim New York City  
August 1, 2016 August 5, 2016 Theology and the Practice of Preaching Will Willimon Atlanta, GA Preaching 
August 15, 2016 August 19, 2016 Movements of the Spirit in World Christianity Amos Yong Pasadena   
August 22, 2016 August 26, 2016 Kingdom-Focused Leadership Reggie McNeal Pasadena  
September 12, 2016 September 16, 2016 Missional Ecclesiology  David Fitch Pasadena  
September 19, 2016 September 26, 2016 C.S. Lewis as Model and Mentor  Robert Banks Oxford/Cambridge, England  
October 10, 2016 October 14, 2016 Personal Health of a Leader Arch Hart, Catherine Hart-Weber, and Chris Adams Pasadena  
October 24, 2016 October 28, 2016 Understanding and Engaging a Post-Christian World  Clint Schnekloth Pasadena  
October 31, 2016 November 4, 2016 Reinventing Evangelism Richard Peace Pasadena  
November 7, 2016 November 11, 2016 Visionary Leadership for the Church Rich Kannwischer and Will Mancini Pasadena  
January 9, 2017 January 13, 2017 Growing Effective Discipling Cultures Mike Johnson Houston  
January 16, 2017 January 20, 2017 Leading Self, People, and Organizations Peter Chao and John Ng Pasadena Leadership 
January 30, 2017 February 3, 2017 New Testament Greek and Exegesis for Ministry Peter Hintzoglou Pasadena  
February 20, 2017 February 24, 2017 Pastors, Congregations, and Sexuality Richard Mouw, Steve Yamaguchi, and Dean Given Pasadena  
April 24, 2017 April 28, 2017 Leading Others and Managing Yourself David McKechnie and David Peterson Houston  
April 24, 2017 April 28, 2017 Mission of God in Local Contexts Kurt Fredrickson and John Franke Pasadena  
April 24, 2017 April 28, 2017 Exploring the Celtic Heritage  John Drane Lindisfarne, Scotland  
May 1, 2017 May 5, 2017 Theological and Biblical Foundations of Recovery Ministry Dale Ryan and Matt Russell Pasadena  
May 8, 2017 May 12, 2017 Interpretive Leadership  Craig Detweiler Pasadena  
May 8, 2017 May 12, 2017 Spiritual Formation and Discipleship in a Postmodern World Richard Peace Pasadena Spiritual Formation and Discipleship 
June 12, 2017 June 16, 2017 Preaching and Teaching the Old Testament John Goldingay Pasadena  
June 19, 2017 June 23, 2017 Strengthening Marriages in the Church Terry and Sharon Hargrave Pasadena  
June 26, 2017 June 30, 2017 Leaders as Spiritual Mentors Tom Schwanda and Gary Sattler Pasadena Leadership, Mentoring 
July 10, 2017 July 14, 2017 Kingdom Issues in Planting Multi-Ethnic Churches Soong Chan Rah and Brenda Salter McNeil Seattle Church Planting Track - Year 1 
July 10, 2017 July 14, 2017 Organizational Leadership in Urban Contexts Michael Mata Pasadena  
August 7, 2017 August 11, 2017 The Call to Hospitality Richard Beck Pasadena Hospitality/Culture 
September 25, 2017 September 29, 2017 Organic Leadership Development Terry Walling Pasadena Leadership 
September 25, 2017 September 29, 2017 Organic Leadership Development Terry Walling and Mark Sayers Pasadena Leadership 
September 25, 2017 December 8, 2017 Military Ethics Alan Baker Online  
November 6, 2017 November 10, 2017 Deepening Spiritual Formation and Soul Care for the Church in Mission Chuck DeGroat Pasadena  
March 12, 2018 March 16, 2018 The Theology and Practice of Place: Engaging Neighborhoods and Social Space Lance Ford and Brad Brisco Pasadena Culture, Missional Leadership 
July 2, 2018 July 6, 2018 Church Planting Movements Alan Hirsch Pasadena Church Planting Track Year 2 
August 6, 2018 August 10, 2018 Dietrich Bonhoeffer as Minister Andrew Root Berlin Bonhoeffer 
July 8, 2019 July 12, 2019 Leadership for Church Plants Aaron Graham and Dharius Daniels Washington, D.C. Church Planting Track Year 3 
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Cohort Track

Start DateEnd DateCourseProfessorPlace
February 22, 2016 March 1, 2016 Youth, Family and Culture Cohort - Year 3 Chap Clark Pasadena 
June 20, 2016 June 24, 2016 Urban Ministry Cohort - Year 3  Soong-Chan Rah Atlanta 
June 20, 2016 June 24, 2016 Leading Change Cohort - Year 2 Todd Bolsinger Pasadena 
July 4, 2016 July 15, 2016 Ministry and Leadership in Asian Contexts Cohort - Year 3 Peter Chao Thailand 
August 8, 2016 August 12, 2016 Transformational African-American Church Leadership Cohort - Year 1 Efrem Smith and Daniel Hodge Pasadena 
August 15, 2016 August 19, 2016 Lifelong Leadership Formation Cohort - Year 2  Terry Walling Pasadena 
September 6, 2016 September 16, 2016 Latino Ministry Cohort - Year 1 Garcia-Johnson, Ramirez-Johnson, and Juan Martinez Pasadena 
September 19, 2016 September 28, 2016 Spiritual Direction Cohort - Year 2 Gary Moon, Trevor Hudson, Chris Hall, and Renovare Staff Serra Retreat, Malibu 
October 24, 2016 October 28, 2016 Youth, Family and Culture - Year 2 Chap Clark Pasadena 
June 14, 2017 June 23, 2017 Spiritual Direction Cohort - Year 1 Tom Schwanda and Laura Harbert Retreat Center near Pasadena 
June 19, 2017 June 23, 2017 Leading Change Cohort - Year 3 Todd Bolsinger Pasadena 
July 10, 2017 July 14, 2017 Missional Engagement in Asian-American Contexts - Year 1 Ken Fon and Kevin Doi Pasadena 
August 7, 2017 August 11, 2017 Transformational African-American Church Leadership - Year 2 Efrem Smith and Daniel Hodge Chicago 
August 14, 2017 August 17, 2017 Lifelong Leadership Formation Cohort - Year 3 Terry Walling Pasadena 
September 5, 2017 September 15, 2017 Latino Ministry Cohort - Year 2 Garcia-Johnson, Ramirez-Johnson, and Juan Martinez Pasadena 
September 18, 2017 September 27, 2017 Spiritual Direction Cohort - Year 3 Gary Moon, Trevor Hudson, Chris Hall, and Renovare Staff Serra Retreat, Malibu 
October 2, 2017 October 11, 2017 Faith, Work, Economics, and Vocation Cohort - Year 1 Mark Roberts Pasadena 
October 23, 2017 October 31, 2017 Youth, Family and Culture - Year 3 Chap Clark Pasadena 
August 6, 2018 August 10, 2018 Transformational African-American Church Leadership - Year 3 Efrem Smith and Daniel Hodge Newark 
September 4, 2018 September 14, 2018 Latino Ministry Cohort - Year 3 Garcia-Johnson, Ramirez-Johnson, and Juan Martinez Pasadena 
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