Certificate Programs

Choose from these Dynamic Online Certificate Programs!

Certificate Programs are issued by Christian Bible Institute & Seminary (CBIS) for completion of a collection of courses. Courses may transfer to a degree program at Christian Bible Institute & Seminary. Choose from any of the certificate programs below to get started!

Certificate in Church Administration

Do you want to earn a Certificate in Church Administration? Complete the following four courses to earn your Certificate of Completion. After completing the formal admission process for a degree program, you may also transfer credits to degree programs of Christian Bible Institute & Seminary (CBIS). Click ENROLL NOW to start your enrollment!

OL 450 Strategic Church Administration (3 credit hours)

RS 442 Church Growth and Development (3 credit hours)

GE 112 Introduction to Management (3 credit hours)

GE 220 Financial Integrity and Stewardship (3 credit hours)

Registration Fee: $50.00

Tuition Cost: $600.00

Program Total: 12 credit hours

Textbooks NOT included

Certificate in Christian Leadership

Do you want to earn a Certificate in Christian Leadership? Complete the following four courses to earn your Certificate of Completion. After completing the formal admission process for a degree program, you may also transfer credits to degree programs of Christian Bible Institute & Seminary (CBIS). Click ENROLL NOW to start your enrollment!

RS 304 Introduction to Leadership (3 credit hours)

RS 440 The Challenge of Leadership (3 credit hours)

RS 372 Christian Life and Ministry Leadership (3 credit hours)

GE 112 Introduction to Management (3 credit hours)

Registration Fee: $50.00

Tuition Cost: $600.00

Program Total: 12 credit hours

Textbooks NOT included

Certificate in Christian Chaplaincy

Do you want to earn a Certificate in Christian Chaplaincy? Complete the following four courses to earn your Certificate of Completion from the International Christian Chaplains Association (ICCA), a member of the Global Christian Schools Network (GCSN). After completing the formal admission process for a degree program, you may also transfer credits to degree programs of Christian Bible Institute & Seminary (CBIS). Click ENROLL NOW to start your enrollment!

RS 312 Aftercare: Discipling the Ex-Offender (3 credit hours)

CC 402 Crisis Counseling (3 credit hours)

RS 448 Ministry in Correctional Institutions (3 credit hours)

RS 451 Worship Leading (3 credit hours)

After the completion of each course, your exam will be graded and you will be notified of the results of via email. Your certificate will be mailed out to you after you complete all 4 courses with a passing grade of 70 or above. It will take about 30 days for you to receive your badge and your badge holder in the mail.

ICCA will transfer up to 12 credit hours towards a B.A. Degree with Christian Bible Institute & Seminary Students that complete this program will be eligible to volunteer as Chaplains with the following organizations in here in Houston, Texas.

One of the Harris County Hospital District Hospitals, and or one of its Community Health Centers.

Crisis Chaplaincy Care of Harris County which is a collaboration of:

Victim Assistance Centre

Crisis Chaplaincy Care

Emergency Response Network

The ‘On Call’ Chaplains Network International

Registration Fee: $50.00

Tuition Cost: $600.00

Annual Membership Fee: $50.00

Program Total: 12 credit hours

Textbooks NOT included

Certificate in Christian Counseling

Do you want to earn a Certificate in Christian Counseling? Complete the following four courses to become an NACC Board Certified Christian Counselor. After completing the formal admission process for a degree program, you may also transfer credits to degree programs of Christian Bible Institute & Seminary (CBIS). Click ENROLL NOW to start your enrollment!

CC 201 Introduction to Psychology: Christian Counseling Perspectives (3 credit hours)

CC 101 Marriage and Family Life (3 credit hours)

CC 402 Crisis Counseling (3 credit hours)

CC 414 Developing a Counseling Ministry (3 credit hours)

Registration Fee: $50.00

Tuition Cost: $600.00

Annual Membership Fee: $50.00

Program Total: 12 credit hours

Textbooks NOT included

Certificate in Marriage and Family Ministry

Do you want to earn a Certificate in Marriage and Family Ministry? Complete the following four courses to earn your Certificate of Completion. After completing the formal admission process for a degree program, you may also transfer credits to degree programs of Christian Bible Institute & Seminary (CBIS). Click ENROLL NOW to start your enrollment!

CC 101 Marriage and Family Life (3 credit hours)

CC 102 Marriage and Family Life II (3 credit hours)

CC 403 Biblical Manhood and Womanhood (3 credit hours)

CC 404 Counseling the Dysfunctional Family (3 credit hours)

Registration Fee: $50.00

Tuition Cost: $800.00

Annual Membership Fee: $50.00

Program Total: 12 credit hours

Textbooks NOT included

Certificate of Domestic Violence Counseling Ministry

The Save our Families (SOF) Domestic Violence Counseling Ministry course series have been designed for personal growth, marriage and family counseling, pastor counseling, and social work training. Developed by Dr. James Potter, many of the courses have been used in programs certified by state courts and probation departments for a number of years.

The Save Our Families Series provides life-changing answers to age-old problems that destroy families and individual’s lives. Each volume facilitates a growing personal relationship between the student and Jesus Christ, through a personal application of the Scriptures. Each Volume addresses specific barriers that stand in the way of oneness with our Creator, providing faith-based Scriptural keys for overcoming these barriers. Click ENROLL NOW to start your enrollment!

SOF501 Soul Care: An Introduction to Pastoral Care (3 contact hours)

SOF502 Mastery Over Anger: Using anger constructively (3 contact hours)

SOF503 Assertiveness, Individuation & Autonomy (Faith-based Assertiveness Training) (3 contact

hours)

SOF504 Conquering Codependency: Restoring Your Self-identity (3 contact hours)

SOF505 Arrested Development & Personality Disorders: Healing the Jekyll & Hyde Schism (3 contact

hours)

SOF506 Healing Inner-Child Wounds: Breaking Negative Life-Commandments (3 contact hours)

SOF507 Toxic Shame & The Journey Out: A 12-Step Journey (3 contact hours)

SOF508 Growing Beyond Our Genetics: Escaping Adolescence & Becoming An Adult (3 contact hours)

SOF509 Marriage Bonding vs. Relationship Bondage: Key to Affair-proofing Your Marriage (3 contact

hours)

SOF510 Counseling Addicts & Offenders: A Guide to Criminal Justice Counseling (3 contact hours)

Registration Fee: $50.00

Tuition Cost: $1,000.00

Annual Membership Fee: $50.00

Program Total: 30 contact hours

Textbooks NOT included

Certificate in Worship Leader Ministry

Do you want to earn a Certificate in Worship Leader Ministry? Complete the following four courses to earn your Certificate of Completion. After completing the formal admission process for a degree program, you may also transfer credits to degree programs of Christian Bible Institute & Seminary (CBIS). Click ENROLL NOW to start your enrollment!

RS 105 Theology of Worship (3 credit hours)

RS 451 Worship Leading (3 credit hours)

RS 453 Biblical Theology of Worship (3 credit hours)

RS 454 Theology of Music- A Biblical Perspective (3 credit hours)

Registration Fee: $50.00

Tuition Cost: $600.00

Annual Membership Fee: $50.00

Program Total: 12 credit hours

Textbooks NOT included

Ministry Preparation Program

The Ministry Preparation Program (MPP) exists to prepare men and women for ministry in the local Church through a series of courses that earn three semester hours of credit each. All work completed will be placed on an official CBIS transcript.

Each individual accepted into the CBIS Ministry Preparation Program will be enrolled as a CBIS student under the normal application qualifications and procedures. A Certificate of Completion will be given to those who successfully complete all 10 courses.

Students will be required to purchase textbooks for each class. These books will not only serve to enhance the learning for each course but will become a valuable personal library resource for future ministry. Your syllabus will explain what is required in terms of exams, quizzes, class projects or term papers. Take note of the course requirements presented in each syllabus.

Classes will typically require 10 to 15 hours a week of study for four to six weeks. Click ENROLL NOW to start your enrollment!

BI 101 Old Testament Survey

BI 102 New Testament Survey

BI 100 Hermeneutics: Introduction to Bible Study

RS 212 Speech and Communication: Homiletics

RS 419 Systematic Theology

RS 304 Introduction to Leadership

CC 201 Introduction to Psychology: Christian Counseling Perspectives

RS 301 Pastoral Ministry

RS 305 Introduction to World Missions

RS 200 History of Civilization I: Church History Perspectives

Registration Fee: $50.00

Tuition Cost: $1,000.00

Program Total: 30 credit hours

Textbooks NOT included

Prophetic Ministry Certificate Program

Do you want to earn a Certificate in Prophetic Ministry? Complete the following eight sessions with Dr. Demetrius Sinegal to earn your Certificate of Completion. After completing the formal admission process for a degree program, you may also transfer credits to degree programs of Christian Bible Institute & Seminary (CBIS). Click ENROLL NOW to start your enrollment!

Session #1: “Prophetic Foundations – Essential Concepts for Building a Strategic Level Prophetic Ministry”

Session #2: “Developing Your Prophetic Gift – Moving From a Personal Level to a Strategic Level Prophesier”

Session #3: “Hearing God Clearly – Seeing the Bigger Picture on a Strategic Level”

Session #4: “Prophetic Protocol – How to Speak on a Strategic Level”

Session #5: Prophetic Fundamentals – Shifting Prophetic Mindsets to

Session #6: Prophetic Team Leadership – The Selection of

Session #7: Team Concepts – Creating a Corporate Mindset among Your Prophesiers

Session #8: Governmental Concepts – Creating Unity and Function with Pastors and Apostles

Registration Fee: $50.00

Tuition Cost: $600.00

Program Total: 12 credit hours

Textbooks NOT needed for this program

*Students will be given academic credit for the completion of all Certification and or Certificate Programs*

 

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