Certificate in Christian Ministry
New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary

Program Details

The online Certificate in Christian Ministry is available from Leavell College at New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary.  This certificate is composed of courses also found in the Associates and bachelor’s degrees allowing students to transfer their credits and continue their studies without losing hours.  Of course, you can also choose to just complete this certificate and gain a foundation of ministry training for a wide variety of callings. 

The courses in this certificate are:

  • Introduction to Christian Education
  • Church Leadership and Administration
  • Introduction to Ministry
  • Worship Perspectives
  • Old Testament or New Testament Survey
  • Southern Baptist Life


  • 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