Feel free to bookmark this page and/or download these forms for future use.

  1. 2016-17 DMin Handbook – The Doctor of Ministry Student Handbook provides orientation to current policy and procedure information for DTS D.Min. and D.Ed.Min. students.
  2. Topic Approval Form (TAF) – This form guides the student through his or her applied research topic. This form must receive final approved by the Doctor of Ministry Committee.
  3. Advisor & Second Reader Roles – This document outlines the basic responsibilities of a DMin applied research project advisor and second reader.
  4. MDiv Equivalence Template for DMin Ministry Leadership Emphasis – This template provides a grid to process a master’s degree in reaching MDiv equivalence for selected ministry leadership emphases and cohorts (Rev 10-18-18).
  5. MDiv Equivalence Template for DMin Other Ministry Emphases – This template provides a grid to process a master’s degree in reaching MDiv equivalence for selected emphases and cohorts such as Marriage and Family Ministry, Spiritual Formation and Women in Ministry.
  6. MA/CE Equivalence Template for DEdMin Program Pre-Requisites (Rev 3-8-17) – This template provides the grid to process a master’s degree in reaching MA/CE equivalence for entrance into the DTS DEdMin program.
  7. DMin Non-Senior Ministry Leadership MDiv Equivalence Template (Rev 10-18-18)
  8. Final Draft Instructions – Please download and read this important document once the final draft of your applied research project is complete.
  9. Independent Study Request – Please download, complete and email this DM901 independent study form to the D.Min. office (dmin@dts.edu) for final approval and registration.
  10. DTS Turabian 8th Edition Supplement – This document compliments the Turabian 7th Edition (8th Edition Forthcoming). Helpful input is provided on formatting the applied research project.
  11. Turabian templates (DMin thesis and paper) and common Turabian Mistakes. There is also a template in Spanish (Plantilla turabian para un ensayo para DTS).
  12. Dissertation Workflow – The Doctor of Ministry dissertation workflow document guides the student through a step by step process in writing and reviewing the applied research project at it various stages.
  13. Leave of Absence – See page 11 in the DTS DMin Handbook under Academic Policies and Procedures. For quick reference it can be downloaded here.
  14. Proposal Template – This research proposal template is designed to provide a Turabian 8th Ed. framework.