Graduate Certificate in Ministry Education
Grand Canyon University

Program Details

This 100% online Graduate Certificate in Ministry Education from Grand Canyon University can help you develop the skills to become an effective minister within your church community.  In this program, you will study religious history and biblical principles.  You will also improve your ability to communicate effectively to a wide-ranging audience within the context of the gospel.
Coursework usually runs for 8-weeks and GCU’s online platform enables you to study when it is convenient to your schedule.  Subjects within this Graduate Certificate in Ministry Education usually include:

  • Ministerial ethics
  • Biblical hermeneutics
  • Christian character formation
  • Systematic theology

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Grand Canyon University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Grand Canyon University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (, an institutional accreditation agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s)


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