UMST - Certificate in United Methodist Studies
The United Methodist Studies certificate provides training in history, doctrine, mission, polity, and practices of the Wesleyan Methodist tradition, with particular attention to the worldwide United Methodist Church. The curriculum meets all the requirements for those seeking ordination in the United Methodist Church. This certificate can be combined with the Certificate in Graduate Theological Studies to meet the Basic Graduate Theological Studies requirements for Deacon’s orders in the United Methodist Church.
Students in the United Methodist Studies Certificate program (UMST) complete 15 credit hours through the following courses:
I. Required Courses (13 credits)
II. Electives (2 credits)