Advanced Certificate in Christian Spirituality

18 Credits | Online

Manresa Scholars practicing a guided Ignatian meditation on the Urban Immersion Service Project

Manresa Scholars sorting clothes for the Midnight Run Service Project.

This 18 credit certificate program is for those who wish to deepen their understanding of Christian Spirituality. Students may complete the program for faith formation, personal enrichment, or to aid their ministry work in houses of worship. The certificate can also serve as an introduction to our Master of Arts and Doctor of Ministry degrees in Christian Spirituality or our programs in religious education, pastoral counseling and pastoral ministry. Successful completion of the certificate program will grant you admission to the Master of Arts in Christian Spirituality.

Course work may be completed on line or on site, or through a combination of both formats. 

Requirements: Bachelor's Degree and complete admission application

Curriculum Requirements:

  • SPGR 6702 History of Christian Spirituality I
  • SPGR 6703 History of Christian Spirituality II
  • SPGR-6830 Discernment in the Christian Tradition
  • One Old Testament or New Testament Class
  • One Spirituality Elective
  • One Free Elective
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