Statement of Educational Effectiveness

Master of Divinity

The following data are from respondents to the ATS Graduating Student Questionnaire for the five academic years 2007-2008 through 2011-2012.  During that period, Perkins School of Theology awarded 266 Master of Divinity degrees. There were 197 responses to the questionnaire during those years, yielding an overall response rate of 74%.


How satisfied are you with your progress in skills that relate to your future work?


Pie Chart - Ability to Use and Interpret Scripture


Pie Chart - Knowledge of Church Doctrine and History 


Pie Chart - Ability to Relate Social Issues to Faith 


Pie Chart - Ability to Think Theologically 


Pie Chart - Ability to Conduct Worship/Liturgy 

Pie Chart - Ability to Preach Well