How to Enroll
Levels of enrollment:
There are three diploma programs approved by the seminary. These are designed to provide Biblical, theological, vocational, educational and Christian leadership training in a contextualized setting. A high school diploma or its equivalent is required for admission to the program.
- Diploma in Biblical Studies:
A 30-semester-hour college-level program consisting of 15 hours of foundational core courses and 15 hours of Biblical Studies concentration courses. The purpose of the Biblical Studies is to equip church leaders with introductory Biblical, theological and historical study.
- Diploma in Church Planting:
A 30-semester-hour college-level program consisting of 15 hours of foundational core courses and 15 hours of church planting concentration courses, including a practicum. The purpose of the church planting diploma program is to equip church leaders with introductory Biblical, theological and practical ministry skills to start and grow healthy reproducing congregations.
- Diploma in Church Ministry:
A 39-semester-hour college-level program consisting of 15 hours of foundational core courses and 24 hours of Christian ministry concentration courses. The purpose of the diploma in church ministry is to provide students with introductory educational skills and knowledge for leading churches and other Christian organizations. The learning outcomes of this diploma emphasize an understanding of the Christian faith through Biblical, theological, historical, and ministry study. The Dip-CM also encourages the development of personhood, as well as skills and excellence in ministry performance.
2. Continuing Education
Those not interested in pursuing a degree may enroll in individual classes. This can benefit churches by helping to train their teachers and other leaders. It can help individuals who want to sharpen their ministry skills and grow deeper in their understanding of the Bible and ministry.
What is the cost?
Students will be required to pay a one-time application fee of $50. Each course will cost $100. Students will have to purchase all required books and materials. Because of this low cost, all diploma and continuing education students will pay the same.
Download Diploma Program Enrollment Forms here.
Returning Students: Form M only
Download Continuing Education Enrollment Forms here.
Returning Students: Form L only