CGS in Cosmogony

College of Arts & Sciences

The Certificate of Graduate Studies in Cosmogony, offered exclusively online, will prepare you to methodically explain the origins of the world and universe based on the understanding of science and faith. You will study the foundations of scientific inquiry along with key theories, methods and models in both biology and chemistry. This program, delivered from a Christian perspective, interconnects with philosophy, biblical studies or the sciences. If you are a nondegree-seeking student, you may complete and earn one certificate without being admitted to a master’s program; and the certificate can later be applied towards an M.S. in Cosmogony degree or an M.A. in Practical Theology – Cosmogony. To discuss this program with an admissions counselor by phone or in person in Virginia Beach, call 800.373.5504.

  • Evaluate the assumptions and presuppositions of scientific methodologies, discoveries and applications. 
  • Explain scientific concepts, theories and applications in various disciplines.
  • Communicate biblically informed responses to faith-science inquiries.

Career Opportunities:
This certificate may help you grow as an expert in your field and advance your calling as a theoretician, pastor, scientist, researcher or cosmogonist.

Delivery Format: Online

Total Credit Hours Required: 12

Approved Degree Plan: Click to download PDF

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