"We're trying to take seriously the call to learn from Jesus. So that’s about becoming a disciple, which has the possibility, the potential to turn our world upside down." — Valerie Rempel, Ph.D.
Certificate in Mennonite Brethren Studies
Our certificate in Mennonite Brethren studies gives you an orientation to the Mennonite Brethren church and its Anabaptist heritage. It is designed for pastors who are being credentialed by the MB denomination as well as students who are interested in their own personal enrichment. The focus is on biblical theology with an evangelical Anabaptist orientation.
Composed of courses designed by a team of MB scholars, our curriculum has been approved by MB leaders for orientation to the church.
There is a 100 percent discount for Mennonite Brethren pastors and members.
- Faculty teaches in a personal and hands-on manner
- Fully online format
- Free to all Mennonite Brethren pastors and members
- Commitment to and desire for Christian ministry and service
- Application form and fee
- Official transcript of BA/BS degree from an accredited college or university (minimum 2.5 GPA*)
- Personal profile statement and short answer questions
- Three references
- Writing sample from undergraduate education
*Lower GPA may be considered under special circumstances
Cost: $420 per unit (Financial aid is available.)
- 25 percent discount for Mennonite, Mennonite Brethren and BIC church members
- 75 percent additional discount for Mennonite Brethren pastors and members
Units: 9 - 24
All courses are transferable into a master's degree program.