Deaconess Dual-Degree Program

Masters in Social Work—Masters of Arts (M.A.) with Major in Spiritual Care

Concordia Seminary, together with Saint Louis University, offers a Master of Social Work and a Master of Arts with a major in spiritual care in order to foster ongoing collaboration between the Church and the community, especially through the ministries and service organizations recognized by The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod. The program provides the framework, skills, and resources for church workers to engage in practical social work, including internships that may be fulfilled in connection with a Lutheran social service agency.

For additional information, please contact Gillian Bond, Director of Deaconess Studies, at 314-505-7114;