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Advanced Certificate in Christian Ministry

(15 hours – excluding requisites)

Note: Church Membership Requirement (for admission into the Master’s Ministry Degrees, Advanced Ministry Certificate Programs, EDD in Educational Leadership—all concentrations, and PHD in Leadership Studies’ Ministry Concentration): Within the last 12 months, the applicant must have been an active member of a Christian church that holds Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior and who holds solely the Old Testament and the New Testament as sacred Scripture.

The Advanced Certificate in Christian Ministry is designed to offer students introductory concepts of ministry to equip them for a lifetime of service in a variety of church or church-related contexts.

REQUIRED COURSES (excluding requisites)


MACM 5301 - Foundations of Christian Ministry

MACM 6309 - Pastoral Care

MAFM 6316 - Faith Formation in the Life Stages

THEO 5307 - Old Testament Literature and Interpretation

THEO 5308 - New Testament Literature and Interpretation


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