Certificate of Graduate Studies in Worship & Media
The Certificate in Worship & Media, offered online, is a graduate-level certificate that will give you a deeper understanding of key aspects of worship ministry and of the tools and technology that support authentic worship in contemporary contexts. This certificate is for non-degree-seeking students only. Whether you’re a pastor, worship leader or Christian music artist looking to enhance your knowledge in music, media and creative storytelling, this program will help you develop creative approaches to worship while gaining sound theological and ministerial training.
Courses offer training in:
- Integrating software and web-based tools in contemporary worship.
- Incorporating psalms, hymns and spiritual songs.
- Leading an effective worship team.
- Developing meaningful and purposeful liturgy. You’ll also explore Internet, social media and mobile media marketing theories, strategies and tools to help you widen the impact of your worship opportunities.
Please complete the Request Information form on this page to learn more about this program.
This certificate may help you grow as an expert in your field and advance your calling as a lay minister, pastor or nonprofit team member.
2023-24 Semester Check-In Deadlines
All students are expected to check-in for the semester two weeks before the session start date. Students should apply, be accepted, enroll in their first courses, and confirm a plan to pay for their courses prior to this date.
|Session||Semester Check-In||Session Start Date|
|Session A||Friday, August 11||Monday, August 21|
|Session M||Friday, September 8||Monday, September 18|
|Session B||Friday, October 13||Monday, October 23|
|Session C||Thursday, January 4||Monday, January 8|
|Session T||Friday, January 26||Monday, February 5|
|Session D||Friday, March 1||Monday, March 11|
|Session E||Friday, April 26||Monday, May 6|
|Session F||Friday, June 7||Monday, June 17|
Certificate programs are designed for those seeking professional development through continuing education for ministers and pastors. Students earn graduate credit that can be applied toward a ministry degree program if further study is desired. Certificate students wishing to earn an academic degree must apply separately to that degree program and meet full admission requirements. Acceptance into a certificate program does not guarantee acceptance into a degree program.
Step 1: Apply to Regent University
Submit your application at www.regent.edu/apply.
Step 2: Submit Your Transcripts
Submit your unofficial college transcripts to regent.edu/items.
Upon submitting your application, you will receive an email requesting authorization for Regent University to obtain your official transcripts from your U.S. degree-granting institution. International transcripts must be evaluated by a NACES-approved company.
Step 3: Submit Your Government-Issued ID
Submit a photo of your government-issued ID to regent.edu/items.
Please note that all items submitted as part of the application process become the property of Regent University and cannot be returned.
|Certificate of Graduate Studies||Tuition Cost Per Credit Hour||Total Credits||Tuition Cost for Certificate|
|Worship & Media||$515||12||$6,180|
Student Fees Per Semester
|University Services Fee (On-Campus Students)||$850|
|University Services Fee (Online Students)||$700|
*Rates are subject to change at any time.