TMU Online Programs
Dr. John Hughes, Director
The Master’s University Online provides an opportunity for conservative evangelical believers worldwide to experience
the academic excellence and spiritual influence consistent with the University’s on-campus programs. TMU Online
offers both complete degree programs in selected academic fields and a variety of online courses that can be used to
fulfill General Education (G.E.) and elective requirements at TMU and for transfer to other colleges and universities.
All online courses are taught from a distinctively biblical worldview and provide the options of enrollment for credit or
on an audit-only basis.
Courses are offered in two eight-week sessions during each semester (Fall, Spring, and Summer). Consequently, TMU
Online courses are eligible for federal and state financial aid for qualifying individuals. Students may take one or two
courses each session depending on their personal schedule.
TMU Online courses contain a variety of proven online instructional approaches, including brief video lectures, topical
videos from the Internet or other resources, interactive exercises, and lessons. In addition, students engage each other
and the instructor in online discussion forums, chat and video conferencing sessions, and instant messaging. Student
assessments include online quizzes and exams, written papers, online speeches, role-play, and presentations, depending
on the program.
ONLINE DEGREE PROGRAMS
TMU Online currently offers complete online Bachelor of Arts degree programs in
The Christian Ministries and Organizational Management programs
are geared for adult learners (generally 23 years or older) who have experience in a work environment. At the graduate
level, TMU Online offers a
Master of Business Administration
(MBA) degree program. The University is currently
seeking WASC Senior College & University Commission (WSCUC) approval to offer
Bachelor of Arts in Biblical
Master of Arts in Biblical Studies
online degrees beginning in Oct/Nov 2016.
The Master’s University welcomes applications from all individuals who have a testimony of personal faith in Jesus
Christ as Lord and Savior. The University is committed to a policy of non-discrimination on the basis of ethnic origin
or sex in its admission policies.
Undergraduate Programs Admission Requirements
An individual must meet the following requirements to be admitted as an undergraduate, degree-seeking student in
TMU Online’s degree program:
Have a clear profession of faith in Jesus Christ as his/her personal Savior
Be a high school graduate or have a GED certificate
Demonstrate college-level writing ability as part of the application process
Submit official transcripts from all other colleges and universities attended
Submit a recommendation from a Christian leader (pastor, elder, etc.)
Demonstrate the ability to successfully complete college-level academic work through one of the following:
Have graduated with a high school cumulative GPA of at least 2.75
Have earned at least 24 semester units of transferable college credit with a minimum GPA of 2.5 on all
Have a composite SAT 1 (reading & math) score of at least 1000 or ACT score of at least 19
All applicants must meet requirements 1 through 5 to be admitted to an online degree program. Any individual
seeking a bachelor’s degree who does not satisfy requirement 6 may be admitted on a conditional status. However,