Ministerial Institute of Pennsylvania Academy of Ministry at Lancaster Theological Seminary


PROGRAM STARTS JULY 21-28, 2019      APPLY HERE      FLYER

AFFORDABLE & ACCESSIBLE

Our new 3-year nondegree program is ideal for:

  • Lay Ministers already pastoring churches
  • Pastoral Leaders in part-time or bi-vocational ministries
  • Individuals in discernment
  • Laity serving Christian denominations and independent churches


BENEFITS

In addition to outstanding, relevant courses, you will receive:

  • Certificates for each completed unit (2.5 CEUs per unit)
  • Ministerial Institute Certificate of Completion (45 CEUs)
  • Bachelor's degree equivalency per the Lancaster Seminary standard
  • Fast track to master's level programs at Lancaster Seminary

     


DETAILS

  • 3-year, nondegree program
  • 18 total units, most online
  • One week on-campus intensive each July
  • Online classes are 6-week units with time off for holidays. Take one course at a time!
  • $3,000 per year or $600 per unit

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

  • Minimum of an associate degree (60 credits) or the equivalent
  • Current ministry placement
  • Our program requires attendance in a covenanted peer group
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THE 3-YEAR PROGRAM INCLUDES UNITS ON:

  • Christian Theology
  • Biblical Interpretation
  • Church History
  • Pastoral Care
  • Preaching & Worship
  • Denominational Polity
  • Religious Education
  • Spiritual & Personal Development
  • Church Administration
    • Adaptive Leadership
    • Innovation & New Models
    • Navigating Conflict & Crisis
    • Financial & Strategic Health


QUESTIONS?

For more information about the Ministerial Institute and courses, contact Dr. Darryl Stephens, Director of the Pennsylvania Academy of Ministry at Lancaster Theological Seminary, at (717) 290-8716 or dstephens@lancasterseminary.edu

For more information about applying to the program, contact our Admissions Team at (717) 290-8741 or admissions@lancasterseminary.edu

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