Graduate Academics

Our graduate programs are designed to accommodate your busy professional and family schedule. We have several convenient locations staffed with dedicated, passionate teachers who are devoted to making sure you get the best education. Our graduate classes are all Christian based and meant to instill a love for learning and truth that we hope you will pass on in your service to the community. MBU’s commitment to your success without compromising your faith will shine in your professional and personal life.

Graduate Forms

Division Descriptions

Doctor of Education (Ed.D.)

The Doctor of Education program at Missouri Baptist University seeks to prepare students for visionary leadership in an ever-changing professional education setting. The need for outstanding administrative leaders in P-12 schools continues at an increasing rate, and MBU prepares students to meet this need in ways that consider the busy schedule of the working professional. This advanced degree builds on an earned Specialist Degree or its equivalent,providing students the opportunity to incorporate their teaching and learning experience, preparing them for leadership positions in the field of education. Learn More

Graduate Counseling

The Graduate Program in Counselor Education at Missouri Baptist University is CACREP-accredited and offers programs in Clinical Mental Health Counseling and School Counseling. Learn More

Graduate Health & Sport Sciences Division

The Division of Health and Sport Sciences at Missouri Baptist University is committed to promoting intellectual, spiritual and professional development; striving to enhance the quality of life through the advancement of knowledge in health, sport management and human performance; and forming responsive and collaborative relationships with faculty, staff, students, alumni, schools and business and industry leaders. Learn More

Graduate Humanities Division

Missouri Baptist University’s Humanities Division provides curricula leading to professional certificates, general education and degree requirements in an environment where academic excellence is emphasized and a Christian perspective is maintained. Learn More

Graduate School of Business

The Master of Business Administration program is intended for “middle managers” who have basic experience in small business or corporate settings. Although the curriculum is designed to accommodate students without a specific background in management or business administration, students will be expected to perform at a graduate level in these courses. Learn More

Graduate Social & Behavioral Sciences Division

In keeping with the Mission of Missouri Baptist University, the Mission of the Master of Science in Criminal Justice Degree Program is to develop students into leaders and innovators in all Criminal Justice Fields of Expertise based upon proven methods, best practices and validated research. Learn More

Play Therapy Certificate

The goal of a play therapist is to bring understanding and help develop a variety of skills in children through playing. Learn More

School of Education Graduate Programs

The Education Division at Missouri Baptist University seeks to develop reflective, problem-solving, professional educators of excellence from a Christian perspective; to enhance the lives of students in the classroom intellectually, spiritually, physically, and socially; and to significantly influence students through the demonstrated integration of Christian faith and learning in the classroom, so that they may become positive change agents in a globally and culturally diverse society. Learn More