Certificate in Christian Education
New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary

Program Details

The online Certificate in Christian Education is available from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary’s Leavell College.  This certificate can be used as ministerial training for those not currently enrolled in seminary programs.  Since the program is comprised of courses found in the associates and bachelor’s degrees, the credits can be transferred without losing hours.  You can also choose to just complete this certificate which focuses on Christian Education courses and helps prepare those called into educational ministry

The courses in this certification are:

  • Intro to Christian Education 
  • Human Development
  • Teaching Methods 
  • Life Span Christian Education 
  • Church Leadership and Administration 
  • Introduction to Ministry


  • Must have been a Christian for at least one year
  • Minimum age of 18
  • Official transcripts, if available
  • Church statement
  • Statement of conversion and call
  • References

School Accreditation Statement

Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges