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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.

Program director

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Mark Baker, Ph.D.

Professor of Mission and Theology


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Tim Geddert, Ph.D.

Professor, Program Director, New Testament

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Lynn Jost, Ph.D.

Professor, Program Director, Old Testament, Director of the Center for Anabaptist Studies

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Brian Ross, D.Min.

Associate Professor, Program Director, Christian Ministry, Master of Divinity & Ministry Leadership and Culture

Admission requirements

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Course listing

Required Courses (30 Units)

BIB 709Bible Knowledge Requirement Seminar0
BIB 720The Church and God’s Mission in the World3
BIB 725Understanding, Interpreting and Teaching Scripture2-3

Must be taken as a 3 unit course

COUN 790Advanced Family Studies3
COUN 738Person, Family, and Culture2
COUN 793APracticum I3
MIN 704Discerning Vocation and Calling1
MIN 714Spirit, Character, and Transformation2-3

At least 2 units required

MIN 770Ministry Discernment :0–0
THEO 730Discipleship and Ethics2-3

Must be taken as a 3 unit course


 Bible elective3
 Theology elective3
 Free electives4-5