Certificate Program

Olivet Seminary Certificate in Christian Studies

Olivet Seminary offers a range of learning opportunities to beginning students of the Bible, mission, and theology. Besides individual courses and non-certificate programs run by each local campus all Olivet Seminaries offer one or more certificate programs for students contemplating to serve at their churches in capacities with greater responsibilities.

These certificates and courses are aiming for a college-level depth and quality. Education at Olivet Seminary is rooted in a strong Biblical foundation. All courses come from the fields of biblical studies, theology/history, and missiology. They are grouped into certificate programs by fields and difficulty. This means a student need to complete the basic courses in for example biblical studies.

Olivet Seminary offers the following basic certificate programs in preparation for more advanced studies in these fields.


Olivet Seminary Certificate in Christian Studies


Total: 10 courses

Theology and History


History of Christianity 1

History of Christianity 1

Introduction to Missions



Bible-Centered Worship

How to Start a Church

History of Christianity 2

Old & New Testament


Remember the Heart of the Bible

A Biography of Jesus

The Epistle the Romans 1

The Epistle the Romans 2


Obtain an outline of Bible, Theology and Ministry

Certificate in Christian Studies

Courses of essential biblical, historical, theological knowledge for Christians on the globe.

Certificate in Bible and Theology

Courses of foundational biblical and theological knowledge for aspiring Bible teachers and lay leaders.

Certificate in Mission and Ministry

Everything the evangelist and church planter needs to lay the foundation for a lasting, fruitful ministry.

Certificate in World Christianity

Courses for the understanding of the historical expansion of Christianity and indigenous Christian communities.