CIP codes for Columbia Theological Seminary Degrees

The Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) provides a taxonomic scheme that supports the accurate tracking and reporting of fields of study and program completions activity. CIP codes for programs are used by the National Center for Educational Statistics and other educational agencies.  The following codes are related to the degree programs offered at Columbia Theological Seminary:


39.0401 Religious Education(Doctor’s degree, Professional practice): Doctor of Educational Ministry

39.0601 Theology/Theological Studies (Master’s degree): Masters of Arts (Theological Studies) and Masters of Theology

39.0602 Divinity/Ministry (Master’s degree): Master of Divinity and Master of Arts in Practical Theology

39.0602 Divinity/Ministry (Doctor’s degree, Professional practice): Doctor of Ministry

39.0701 Pastoral Studies/Counseling (Doctor’s degree- research/scholarship) Doctor of Theology in Pastoral Counseling.  This program is currently in Teach-out.