Certificate in Pastoral Ministry
Join the conversations that will expose you to new ideas, deepen your commitments, and give insights on how to minister in a changing world. The Center for Ministry and Lay Training's online program allows you to explore your call to ministry or even earn a Certificate in Pastoral Ministry. Click here to apply.
Phillips is the only Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) seminary offering this Certificate in Pastoral Ministry. Since 1906, Phillips has been educating those who serve the church and is pleased to continue the 120-year legacy of the Bible College of Missouri through the Center for Ministry and Lay Training.
As a student, you’ll not only learn from our top-notch faculty, but you’ll also build a network of others engaged in ministry. The Center for Ministry and Lay Training is not designed for those who want to do ministry the way it’s always been done. If you want to make a difference in this changing world, we’ll help you push beyond your comfort zone.
Center for Ministry and Lay Training Highlights:
- Affordable at $75 per course
- Entire program online
- Fits into your schedule
- Each course lasts eight weeks
- High-quality instructors (Master’s degree minimum with significant pastoral experience)
- Program fully supported by Phillips Seminary
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For questions, please contact Leslie LeSieur at 918.270.6471.