If you’re looking for real-world training and experience in ministry services, without the standards and time commitment of a fully-accredited degree, Elevate College offers two different certificate programs which include a two-year certificate in Ministry Leadership. The certificate program is your opportunity to grow in numerous areas. Students will have an opportunity to gain leadership experience that’s applicable in both for-profit and non-profit environments while they experience what it’s like to be in full-time ministry. Students will have increasing opportunities to lead at a high level in a fast-growing church that’s changing lives.

MINISTRY LEADERSHIP FUNDAMENTALS

Our Ministry Leadership Fundamentals certificate program offers students the option of pursuing ministry through our Ministry Leadership Courses. If you’ve got a busy schedule, Fundamentals program is perfect for you. Students in this program will participate in the following weekly activities :

  • Four 20 week semesters (Spring / Fall)
  • Ministry Leadership Courses
  • Chapel Experience
  • Weekend Serve

Tuition : $950 Per Semester

** Scholarships are not available for our Fundamentals program at this time. 

MINISTRY LEADERSHIP COMPREHENSIVE

Our Ministry Leadership Comprehensive certificate program offers students the option of pursuing ministry through our Ministry Leadership courses as well as Practicum Leadership Courses. Our Comprehensive program is perfect for students looking to grow in ministry within a specified area. Check out our practicums list for more info on each area of study. Comprehensive students will participate in the following activities throughout the semester : 

  • Four 20 week semesters (Spring / Fall)
  • Ministry Leadership Courses
  • Practicum Leadership Courses
  • Chapel Experience
  • Weekend Serve
  • Missions Trips
  • Small Groups
  • Athletics

Tuition : $1,500 Per Semester

** Scholarships available. 

ADMISSIONS REQUIREMENTS
  • High school completion or GED
  • Be a committed follower of Christ
  • Be a regular and active member of Elevate Life Church
  • Understanding of our Tuition and Fees as well as sufficient financial resources to cover tuition , fees, accomodations, etc.

In some cases, applicants will be asked to provide detail about their background or history.

APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS
  • Completed Application
  • Cleared Background Check
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

What is the difference between the Certificate Program and the Degree Program?

Both programs have similar experiences, however degree seeking students will be taking fully accredited courses through Northwest University alongside their choice of Ministry Leadership Program.

What certificates are offered?

Elevate College offers two different Ministry Leadership certificates.

Our Ministry Leadership Fundamentals certificate includes weekly chapel experiences and Ministry Leadership courses.

Our Ministry Leadership Comprehensive certificate includes weekly chapel experiences and Ministry Leadership courses as well as practicum courses.

Both of these certificates are desgined to fit into your schedule! These certificates give our graduates leadership skills in ministry as well as the workplace.

Is there an application fee?

At this time, there is no application fee!

 

What is the cost of the two certificate programs?

The price varies between certificate, degree, evening, and day programs. For more information see tuition & fees.

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