Ministry Certificate Requirements

Advance Your Calling with a Ministry Certificate

Each certificate program contains five online courses (a total of 15 credit hours) that you can select from using the ministry course options listed or your course selection can be customized to meet your specific interests and ministry education goals.

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How Long Will it Take Me to Complete My Ministry Certificate?

Your Time. Your Terms.

Our online courses are designed with busy, adult learners in mind. Begin your courses right away and complete them at the pace that fits your lifestyle. How quickly you complete each course depends on your schedule.

Online Ministry Certificate Programs

Our flexible, online ministry certificate programs are designed to equip you with specialized knowledge to help you accomplish your Kingdom calling.

Each of our online ministry certificates is designed to help you fulfill your Kingdom calling – wherever that might be. The thousands of students who have benefited from our courses use the specialized knowledge they gain in churches, ministries, classrooms and even in the marketplace. Ministry is wherever you are. Earning a ministry certificate will help you on your journey to “go and make disciples of all nations (Matthew 28:19)” however the Lord has called you to accomplish this Kingdom mission.

Online Ministry Certificate Benefits

  • Gain in-depth, specialized ministry knowledge.
  • Learn practical ministry applications to use wherever the Lord has positioned you to build His Kingdom – churches, ministry organizations, classrooms, government or even the marketplace.
  • Complete this online ministry certificate while balancing your work and family commitments.
Spiritual Fathering (PT213)
Apostolic Ministry (PT528)
Contemporary Christian Issues (PT587)
The Apostle and the Church (PT645)
Leadership Principles III (PT685)
Introduction to Biblical Counseling (CC150)
Foundations of Christian Counseling (CC176)
Interpersonal Relationships and Personality Patterns (CC511)
Resolving Conflict and Anger God’s Way (CC520)
Journey Toward Wholeness (CC960)
You Can Be Emotionally Healed (PT251)
The Road to Restoration (CC303)
Healing the Wounded Heart (PT663)
Experiencing the Father’s Embrace (CC510)
No Longer a Victim (PT661)
Biblical Languages: Greek I: Lexical Greek (NT516)
Biblical Languages: Greek II: New Test. Exegesis (NT517)
Biblical Languages: Hebrew I: Lexical Hebrew (OT638)
Biblical Languages: Hebrew II: Lexical Hebrew II (OT641)
Introduction to Biblical Studies (BT505)
Survey of the Old Testament I (OT115)
Survey of the Old Testament II (OT120)
Survey of the New Testament I (NT115)
Survey of the New Testament II (NT120)
Introduction to Chaplaincy (PT402)
Christian Ethics (BT355)
Engaging the Culture with a Biblical Worldview (BT800)
Dynamics of Effective Communication (PT340)
Reaching a Post-Modern World (PT643)
Introduction to Coaching (PT730)
The Theology of Relationships (PT403)
Resolving Conflict and Anger God’s Way (CC520)
Leadership Principles II (PT555)
Beyond Great: An Introduction (PT522)
History of Christianity in America I (HT445)
The History of the Early Church (HT510)
Our Full-Gospel Heritage (HT530)
Heresy and the Development of Christian Doctrine (HT630)
The Apostles’ Creed (HT720)
Christian Life and Witness II (PT120)
First Corinthians 13: The Love Chapter (PT510)
A Theology of Success (PT500)
Biblical Discipleship (PT545)
The Theology of Spiritual Development (PT580)
Equipping for Evangelism (PT301)
The Theology of Relationships (PT403)
New Strategies for Evangelism (PT415)
Theology of Missions (PT502)
Reaching a Postmodern World (PT643)
The Book of Hebrews (NT225)
The Letters of John (NT525)
Studies in the Book of James (NT626)
The Book of Jude (NT670)
The Seven Churches of Asia (NT840)
The Beatitudes (NT113)
Synoptic Gospels I (NT531)
Synoptic Gospels II (NT532)
The Book of Acts (NT555)
The Lord’s Prayer (NT636)
You Can Be Emotionally Healed (PT251)
Advanced Deliverance I (PT521)
Divine Health and Healing Principles (PT551)
Healing the Wounded Heart (PT663)
Restoring the Foundations I (PT668)
Leaders Under Construction (PT136)
A Biblical Understanding of Leadership (PT235)
Leadership Principles VII (PT322)
Courage to Lead (PT350)
21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership (PT511)
Leadership Principles I (PT255)
Strengthening Leaders (PT420)
Leadership Principles II (PT555)
Cultivating Kingdom Champions (PT675)
Leadership Principles V (PT705)
Seven Basic Biblical Principles for Success in the Marketplace (PT507)
Financial Wisdom to Create True Wealth (PT597)
God’s Systems on Success (PT633)
Kingdom Business Leadership I (PT667)
Kingdom Business Leadership II (PT687)
A Study of Christian Marriage and Child-Training (CC310)
Portrait of Christian Marriage and Family (CC451)
Biblical Building Blocks for Marriage and Family (CC525)
Godly Foundations for Parenting (CC555)
You Can Have a Happy Family (CC660)
Survey of the New Testament I (NT115)
Survey of the New Testament II (NT120)
New Testament Theology (NT511)
Paul: The Man (NT560)
Peter: The Man and His Ministry (NT510)
The Book of Esther (OT113)
Training for Reigning I (OT250)
The Book of Nehemiah (OT414)
Training for Reigning II (OT450)
The Book of Joshua (OT561)
The Book of Proverbs (OT542)
Psalms: A Hebrew History (OT527)
The Twenty-Third Psalm OT529)
Song of Solomon I (OT570)
Pearls of Wisdom from the Proverbs (OT611)
The Minor Prophets (OT350)
The Book of Isaiah (OT399)
The Book of Jeremiah (OT541 )
The Book of Daniel (OT610)
The Anointing: It’s Nature and How to Receive It (OT645)
Survey of the Old Testament I (OT115)
Survey of the Old Testament II (OT120)
The Bible As a Whole (OT401)
Old Testament Theology (OT525)
The Minor Prophets (OT350)
The Bible and Hospitality (PT519)
Practical Ministry Principles (PT535)
The Emerging Missional Church (PT595)
Relational Teambuilding (PT690)
Building Churches That Last (PT727)
The Book of Galatians (NT124)
Romans I (NT211)
The Book of Ephesians (NT313)
The Pastoral Letters (NT421)
Paul: His Letters (NT561)
The Ten Commandments (OT314)
The Tabernacle of Moses (OT410)
Genesis and the Grace of God (OT660)
The Pentateuch I (OT670)
The Pentateuch II (OT675)
Prayer: Its Power and Purpose (BT225)
How to Pray the Father’s Heart (BT623)
The Praying Church (PT125)
Prayer In Another Dimension (PT623)
How to Hear the Voice of God (PT816)
Developing Sound Hermeneutics (BT451)
Preaching (PT201)
Dynamics of Effective Communication (PT340)
Expository Preaching (PT501)
Teaching: A Biblical Perspective (PT590)
Holy Spirit I (BT805)
God’s Manifest Presence (PT330)
Experiencing and Encountering the Holy Spirit (PT335)
God Hedge: The Fruit of the Spirit (PT446)
The Glory of God (HT680)
The Believer’s Authority (PT526)
The Theology of Spiritual Authority (PT606)
Spiritual Warfare (PT616)
Freer Than You Ever Dreamed (PT640)
Spiritual Deception: A Biblical Study (PT641)
Theology: The Nature, Essence and Attributes of God (BT108)
Christology (BT321)
Systematic Theology I (BT502)
Systematic Theology II (BT503)
Ecclesiology II (BT945)
Back to Basics (BT105)
God’s Eternal Plan (BT440)
Laying the Foundation (BT510)
A New Testament Study of Grace (BT571)
Biblical Theology of the Kingdom (BT726)
Christian Ethics (BT355)
Apologetics (BT425)
Historical Christianity and Other Worldviews (BT602)
Philosophy I (BT725)
Introduction to Christian Evidences (BT901)
A Theology of Worship (BT545)
Davidic Worship: Tabernacle of David (OT214)
The Priority of Praise and Worship (PT508)
A Study of Biblical Worship (PT540)
The Philosophy of Worship (PT605)