Youth Ministry Certificate
The purpose of the youthministrycert1213 is to equip and empower college students for leadership in disciple-making youth ministry. This certificate involves 24 hours of course work in the Christian Formation and Ministry Department. Students who complete the certificate in youth ministry may choose to complete a major in Christian Education and Ministry or any other undergraduate major.
Adventure Ministry Leadership
The purpose of the Adventure Ministry Leadership Certificate is to equip and empower college students for leadership in adventure challenge ministry. This certificate involves 24 hours of course work in the Christian Formation and Ministry Department, 12 of which are taken during one summer semester at HoneyRock, Wheaton’s Northwoods campus.
Equipping and empowering for leadership must involve practice. As a result, students will have direct responsibility and interaction with campers in a variety of adventure challenge programs during the summer at HoneyRock. Students who complete the certificate in adventure ministry leadership may choose to complete a major in Christian Education and Ministry or any other undergraduate major.
Christian Spirituality Certificate
CE and non-CE majors may earn a certificate in Christian Spirituality. This program is offered in conjunction with the Biblical and Theological Studies Department (BITH) and is intended to provide training which is both academically challenging and spiritually renewing. Christian spirituality is an academic field that requires an interdisciplinary approach as we examine the lived experience of the Christian faith. Students will become acquainted with biblical and theological foundations, historical foundations and Christian spiritual practices.