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Certificate in Advanced Graduate Studies
The Certificate in Advanced Graduate Studies is designed to follow the first theological degree (MAR or MDiv), and to enable the candidate to engage in serious study in applied theology. It may be combined with study for either the Master of Sacred Theology or the Doctor of Ministry degrees.
The Certificate requires completion of 8 STM/DMin level courses in applied theology with a GPA of at least 2.75 in a 4.0 scale. Courses are in such areas as worship/liturgy, preaching, education, ethics, public theology, world religions, administration, evangelism, pastoral care, communication, collegial ministry, church and society, and stewardship.