Lay and Professional Certificates
Lay/Professional Continuing Education Certificates
Perkins School of Theology, through its office of Advanced Ministerial Studies offers a variety of continuing education programs for lay persons and church professionals who are seeking to rigorously engage topics of theology and ministry in order to deepen their discipleship and enhance their vocational effectiveness. Our programs develop the skills and leadership of those who desire to better serve the church in these specialized ministries:
• Children’s Ministry
• Christian Education
• Church Music
• Ministry with Older Adults
• Spiritual Formation
• Youth Ministry
Continuing Education Certificate Program
Open to laity and church professionals from all denominations, this program does not offer academic credit or denominational certification but does offer those who serve the church an opportunity to grow in competence and creativity and enrich and enhance their ministry. Students are awarded a Continuing Education Certificate for each course completed.
Ways to enroll in Certificate Program for Children's Ministry, Christian Education or Older Adult Ministry, June 15-22, 2012: follow instructions on Tuition and Registration page.