Pastoral Ministry - Certificate

Academic requirements include a total of 20 theology credits and a four-credit practicum.

Core Courses:12
Scriptural
Historical
Systematic Theology
Additional Required Courses:
THEO 6020Pastoral Theology4
THEO 6060Issues in Pastoral Theology4
THEO 7764Practicum - Off Site 14
Total Credits24
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THEO 7764 Practicum - Off Site requirements include a learning contract, field education internship, the ministry portfolio and the spiritual development component. 

Transfer of Credit

Students who have already completed a Master of Divinity degree, a Master of Arts in Theology degree, or the equivalent of either of these degrees from a regionally accredited institution may, with the approval of the program coordinator, transfer the three core courses to the certificate program.

Students who have not already completed a Master of Divinity degree, a Master of Arts in Theology degree, or the equivalent of either of these degrees may, with the approval of the program coordinator, transfer two of the three core courses to the certificate program.

For additional information about the certificate programs, call the MAT department at 651-690-6017. Contact the Graduate Admissions Office at 651-690-6933 for a brochure and application forms.

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Pastoral Ministry Certificate