A first step toward biblical studies at the graduate level
If you have a heart for biblical studies but may not be ready to plunge in for your master's degree, consider the Graduate Certificate in Christian Studies.
The graduate Christian studies certificate is granted for completing five core courses of the Master of Arts in Theological Studies and serves as an introduction to graduate-level education.You'll expand your skills and knowledge in core theological subjects and be equipped for ministry.
Course of study
Students entering the program must have a bachelor’s degree and can complete coursework in approximately eight months. Course credit will fully transfer toward completion of the MATS or M.Div. at Northwestern College.
You can choose an online Christian studies certificate, or if you live in the area you can choose to take your biblical studies coursework on site on the Northwestern College campus.