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Advanced Certificate in Student 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.

This program is designed to enable student ministers to remain on the cutting edge of student ministry paradigm shifts with the theological and educational foundations necessary to provide credibility and vision to equip the next generation of Christian young adults.

REQUIRED COURSES (excluding requisites)


MAEML 5310 - Small Group Ministry Design and Practice

MAEML 5313 - Ministry with Students

MAEML 6304 - Principles for Bible Teaching

MAEML 6351 - Student Cultural Issues

THEO 5313 - Applied Hermeneutics


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