Certificate in Ministry and Theological Studies Program
Certificate in Ministry & Theological Studies Program is bachelor equvalency certificate program that is certified by the Association for Hispanic Theological Education (AETH). The CMTS program is 66 credit hours.
PROGRAM LEARNING OUTCOMES
Spirit & Life Seminary has identified a series of expected educational outcomes for its certificate students. These outcomes reflect the skills, knowledges, and appreciations expected of students who pursue their education through the certificate program:
- The ability to engage in critical thought processes.
- The ability to communicate clearly through reading, writing, listening, and speaking.
- The ability to demonstrate competencies in various ministry roles, such as pastor, teacher, evangelist, etc.
- A knowledge of Judeo-Christian tradition and Pentecostal tradition, and thought, and its ethical application to daily living.
- A knowledge of the Church of God of Prophecy’s history, polity, and doctrine.
* Recommended sequence of courses for full time course of study
|FALL – YEAR ONE|
|TS125||Applied Theology in Research and Writing||3|
|PM125||Church Administration and Leadership||3|
|PM100||Spiritual and Ministerial Formation||3|
|SPRING – YEAR ONE|
|BI150||Survey of the New Testament||3|
|TS100||Introduction to Christian Doctrine||3|
|CH125||COGOP History, Polity, and Doctrine||3|
|PM200||Discipleship in the Local Church||3|
|SUMMER – YEAR ONE|
|CH100||History of the Christian Church||3|
|FALL – YEAR TWO|
|TS200||Development of Pentecostal Spirituality||3|
|PM300||Pastoral Care and Counseling||3|
|PM250||Pentecostal Worship and Ministry||3|
|BI200||Book Study: Luke—Acts||3|
|SPRING – YEAR TWO|
|CM100||Cross-Cultural Missions and Evangelism||3|
Contextual Ministries Elective Course
|BI125||Survey of the Old Testament||3|
|SUMMER – YEAR TWO|
|CM2**||Contextual Ministries Elective Course||3|
|FALL – YEAR THREE|
|TS325||The Church, Culture, and Social Action||3|
|PM325||Preaching and Teaching Ministry||3|
|BI225||Book Study: Genesis||3|