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Graduate Studies Certificate

Program Details

The online Graduate Studies Certificate program from Western Seminary offers students with specific ministry interests a way to maximize their seminary training with a minimal commitment of time. Students may choose a specialization from the following options, or work with an advisor to build a specialization all their own via the Open Track:

  • Biblical Languages 
  • Biblical Studies
  • Theological Studies
  • Women's Transformational Leadership
  • Open Track


  • Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited undergraduate institution
  • Cumulative undergraduate GPA of 2.5 or higher

Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities