McMaster Divinity College

McMaster Divinity College

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Knowing the Word of God, Being transformed in Christ’s image, Doing the work of ministry

Why McMaster Divinity College?

Located in Hamilton, Ontario, the “city of waterfalls” and one of Ontario’s best food destinations, MDC is located on a diverse campus of a major university. We provide training that creates flexible and responsive graduates, equipped to serve wherever God calls them—pastoral ministry, counselling, chaplaincy, education, and beyond.


Top Five Programs

Specialized Graduate Certificates

Master of Divinity

Master of Theological Studies

Master of Arts (Christian Studies)

Doctor of Philosophy (Christian Theology)


Questions? Email us at or call us at 905.525.9140 x24402. We would love to chat with you!


School Overview

Student Population: 250
Average Class Size: 14
Student-Faculty Ratio: 15:1
Degrees Offered: Doctor of Philosophy (Christian Theology, Doctor of Practical Theology, Master of Arts (Christian Studies), Master of Divinity, Master of Theological Studies, Graduate Certificates
Affiliation: Evangelical
Type of School: Graduate School and Seminary
Founding Date: 1887


High School Deploma Required: Yes
Interview Required: No
Conditional Acceptance Offered: Yes
Early Admissions Offered: Yes
Application Fee: No
Application Deadline: June 1, 2022

Cost & Financial Aid

Tuition (per 3 credit hours amount): $689
Tuition (domestic full-time year amount): $6,201.63
Tuition (international per full-time year amount): $12,644.64
Textbook (yearly average cost): $500
Dorms (yearly average cost): N/A
Average Meal Plan (yearly average cost): N/A
Scholarships Available: Yes
Bursaries Available: Yes
Grants and Loans Available: Yes

Campus Life

Chapel Services: Yes
Student Jobs: Yes
Church on Campus: No
Cafe/Student Lounge: Yes
Varsity Sports: No
Campus Library: Yes
Spiritual Mentorship: Yes
Fitness Centre: No

Additional Info

Room and Board Offered: No
Online Courses: Yes
Study Abroad: No
Co-ops/Internships Offered: Yes

Contact Info

School Name: McMaster Divinity College
Location: 1280 Main Street West
City, Province: Hamilton, ON
Postal Code: L8S 4K1
Phone: 1-905.525.9140 x24401