This Certificate is designed for clergy and laity who want to strengthen their ministry leadership. The Certificate program consists of twelve courses, combining foundational subjects such as Bible, theology, and church history with two courses in the area of specialty. Program requirements are completed through a combination of online and intensive courses, allowing students the flexibility to work at their own pace, taking one, two, or three courses at a time.
Twelve courses across six content areas are required for the Advanced Certificate in Theology & Congregational Leadership:
History & Confessions
Theology 2 or Ethics
Leadership & Faith Formation
Education & Discipleship
Ministry Specialization Elective (2)