Aug 18, 2019  

Christian Discipleship Certificate

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This program is designed for students desiring limited studies in Christian Discipleship. 

Certificate Description

The Christian Discipleship Certificate prepares Christians to better connect with God, self, and others, through a deeper understanding of biblical foundations, applied to their vocational calling and specific ministries. The certificate requires academic study and service learning in an internship ministry experience, with a portfolio as evidence of completing all certificate outcomes.

All courses may be counted towards other religion associates/baccalaureate degrees. 

This certificate is available on the main campus and online.

Online delivery: This program is also offered in a self-paced online format (see School of Distance Education and International Partnerships  Definitions). Some courses may also be available in an interactive online format. This program does not require any on-campus time, unless one is enrolled in the on-campus delivery.

Additional Requirements


The certificate requires a practical ministry component.

Program Outcomes

At the end of the program the students should be able to:

  1. Demonstrate understanding of human spiritual development
  2. Apply biblical themes and key theological doctrines to fundamentals of discipleship
  3. Exhibit fundamental principles of biblical discipleship through personal faith journey
  4. Document discipleship initiative through applied, practical service

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