Certificate in Christian Ministry | Knox Theological Seminary

Certificate in Christian Ministry

Certificate in Christian Ministry

Program Description

The Certificate in Christian Ministry at Knox Theological Seminary is a program specifically designed for individuals who are interested in pursuing theological training without the commitment to a master’s program. The program is well suited for lay leaders in the church, missionaries who require a year of formal theological training, or individuals desiring to both broaden and deepen their understanding in the Christian faith. The 24-hour program is designed with flexibility in mind. Certificate students may take courses as desired in any master’s level department of the school and the program can be completed fully online. To receive maximum benefit, the following course track is recommended below.

Learning Outcomes

  • To faithfully interpret, appreciate, and work with the English Bible
  • To serve the Church by interpreting and applying Scripture

Admission to Program

Application to the Certificate program at Knox is open to students who have completed a bachelor’s degree or beyond. Interested students should contact us using our online inquiry form. The admission requirements include a completed application, application fee, transcripts from all previous institutions attended, personal testimony, and a pastoral reference.

Core Curriculum

CHRISTIAN MINISTRY 12 CREDIT HOURS

 
New Testament Survey 1 — Gospels and
Acts
3 Credit Hours
New Testament Survey 2 — Epistles and
Revelation
3 Credit Hours
Old Testament Survey 1 3 Credit Hours
Old Testament Survey 2 3 Credit Hours
BIBLICAL STUDIES 9 CREDIT HOURS

 
Systematic Theology 1 — God and Creation 3 Credit Hours
Systematic Theology 2 — Christ and the
Church
3 Credit Hours
Systematic Theology 3 — Salvation and
Eschatology
3 Credit Hours
ELECTIVES  3 CREDIT HOURS

TOTAL 24 CREDIT HOURS

Learn About our Other Certificate Programs

The Certificate in Christian Ministry is just the beginning! Knox offers four other Certificate Programs that can jump-start your theological education and hep train you for a lifetime of effective gospel ministry.

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