The Graduate Certificate in Theological Studies is a 20 credit hour program. It offers opportunities for both personal and professional growth. With no specific course requirements, the program allows for maximum flexibility. Students can structure the Graduate Certificate in Theological Studies in a number of ways, including an intense year of theological study; continuing education in an area(s) of choice; or training for lay leaders, pastors, counselors, parish nurses, and others.
The program can be taken in Sioux Falls or from a distance. By building the program through courses of their choice, students determine how and where they complete the program requirements. All or part of the Graduate Certificate in Theological Studies program can be completed through the use of online courses.