Ministers of Religion

(NOC 4154)


Educational requirements vary, depending on the religion, and range from the completion of a college or other program in religious studies to a master's of divinity degree.

A period of study with a senior minister is usually required.

Progression to senior positions within a religious order is possible with experience.

Degrees Associated with This Career


Useful Experience/Skills

Communication skills
Client/customer needs assessment
Community service work

Useful Secondary School Subjects

Social Studies (Law)
A second language
Keyboarding/Computer-related courses
Family Studies

Cape Breton University
Sydney, Nova Scotia, CA

Related Program(s):
Religious Studies Bachelor
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Tyndale University
Toronto, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Bachelor of Religious Education - Degree Completion Program Bachelor
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The University of Queensland
Brisbane, AU

Related Program(s):
Studies in Religion Bachelor; Honours
Advanced Humanities - Studies in Religion Bachelor; Honours
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University of Waterloo
Waterloo, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Religious Studies Bachelor; Co-op; Honours
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Carleton University
Ottawa, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Religion Bachelor; Honours
Religion Bachelor
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Modified on December 15, 2023