Winebrenner awards one credit hour for 12 hours of actual class engagement and an additional 24 hours of student work outside the classroom setting, which may include but is not limited to reading, research, written assignments, and other academic exercises deemed appropriate to the subject matter. Additional hours may also include practical ministry assignments which are directly related to the subject matter of the course.
The MAPT is offered exclusively through distance delivery and the MDiv is also available fully online. The D.Min. degree is offered primarily through distance delivery with an annual summer intensive. The M.Div. and MACC degrees make use of distance delivery for certain courses.