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Our certificate in integration helps you integrate your faith and ministry into your vocation. Offering you practical skills and an understanding of the theology of missional living, this kind of training is invaluable in today's missional church context. 


  • Purposeful community of learners and leaders
  • Experienced and published faculty
  • Theologically diverse student body
  • MFT and ministry students integrated in foundational courses
  • Option to study in Israel each summer
  • Option to attend the Hispanic Summer Program
  • Diverse practicum opportunities
  • Online courses available
  • Fully accredited by the Association of Theological Schools (ATS) and the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)

Career opportunities

With a range of theology and practical courses, this certificate prepares you to become a minister in your world—your job, your neighborhood, your community.


mark baker
Mark Baker, Ph.D.

Professor of Mission and Theology

Tim Geddert, Ph.D.
Tim Geddert, Ph.D.

Professor of New Testament

Lynn Jost, Ph.D.
Lynn Jost, Ph.D.

Professor of Old Testament and Preaching, Director of the Anabaptist Center

David Bruce Rose
David Bruce Rose, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Marriage and Family Therapy

Admission requirements

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited university 
  • Minimum GPA of 2.5
  • Completion of FPBS application materials

Course listing

Required Courses (30 Units)

BIB 720The Church and God's Mission in the World3
BIB 725Biblical Interpretation I3
BIB 790
or COUN 790
Senior Seminar
or Advanced Family Studies
COUN 738Person, Family, and Culture2
COUN 793APracticum I3
MIN 705Mentoring/Connecting1
MIN 710Spiritual Formation2
MIN 770Ministry Discernment0
THEO 730Discipleship and Ethics *3


 Bible elective3
 Theology elective3
 Free electives4-5

* Course must be taken as number of units listed here