Duke Divinity School's approach to theological education combines excellence in scholarship with a strong commitment to the church. Come be a part of all that God is doing in and through us.

Duke Divinity School will prepare you for transformational and innovative leadership in ministry to serve God, the church, and the world. Our graduates serve in more than three dozen countries and all 50 states. They serve in parish-based ministry as pastors, music ministers, Christian educators, mission coordinators, youth ministers, and church planters. Others serve in ministries such as teaching, counseling, faith-based advocacy, nonprofit organizations, university presses, and academic positions.

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Learn from World-Renowned Faculty

Professors Who Serve the Academy and the Church

At Duke Divinity School, you'll be immersed in robust theological inquiry with divinity school faculty recognized around the world for their scholarship and service to the church. Drawn from all over the globe and a broad spectrum of Christian traditions, these men and women share a commitment to teaching and to forming students for ministry.

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Explore the Heart of North Carolina

Life in Durham

From our temperate climate and our twists on classic Southern cuisine to our vibrant and varied religious communities, Durham is a multifaceted gem in the heart of North Carolina. The diverse setting makes it an excellent area for ministry and participation in the community. And you’ll also find your pick of sports, a flourishing arts scene, free and low-cost entertainment, an eclectic mix of restaurants, and affordable housing options.

Connect with Us

We look forward to meeting with you and telling you more about our programs. Connect with Office of Admissions representatives through events on campus in Durham, N.C., or on the road near you.
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