24 Quarter Units
This certificate provides a way for students who may not be able to commit to a full degree an opportunity to study some basic insights into the dynamics of addiction and abuse and help them respond in productive ways to persons struggling with these issues.
Some students have personal experiences with recovery or come from families where addiction or abuse was an issue, but others do not.
The Certificate in Recovery Ministry can be earned in a year of part-time study.
This certificate will prepare students to better understand addiction and/or abuse in their church, parachurch, or in the marketplace.
Classes taken for this certificate can be used toward a master's degree.
The complete Certificate in Recovery Ministry can be earned in Pasadena.
Students may take one of the courses (NS500) in this certificate through Distributed Learning.