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May, 2012 Archive

New Certification Will Lift Up Best Practices

Vicki Brown, GBHEM

Certification for collegiate ministry will lift up best practices with a vital ministry that differs in key ways from local church work, according to campus ministers, agency staff, and seminary administrators.

The General Board of Higher Education and Ministry’s Board of Directors approved a certification track for certifying those working in collegiate ministries at the March meeting in Nashville, Tenn., and several United Methodist theological schools are already working on course offerings that will fulfill the educational requirements.