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Professional Certifications in Theology


Professional Certification in Catechetics

Certification is offered through the Division of Religious Education, Archdiocese of Baltimore, in conformity with Faith Lived—Faith Shared: Regulations for the Formation and Certification of Catechists, Archdiocese of Baltimore (2001).

Note: These courses would fulfill the following areas of growth, according to the guidelines of the Baltimore Archdiocese:

  1. Area A: The Catechist as a Person of Faith (3 credits);

  2. Area B: Understanding the Person Being Catechized (2 or 3 credits);

  3. Area C: Context and Process of Catechesis (3 or 4 credits);

  4. Area D: Message or Content of Catechesis (9 credits).

Certification requirements include:

Professional Certification in Youth Ministry 

Certification is offered through the Division of Youth and Young Adult Ministry, Archdiocese of Baltimore, in conformity with Rooted in the Vision: Regulations for the Formation and Certification of Youth Ministers Serving in Parishes, Schools and Other Institutions in the Archdiocese of Baltimore (2001).

Note: These courses fulfill the following areas of growth, according to the guidelines of the Baltimore Archdiocese:

  1. Area A: The Youth Minister as Adult Believer (4 credits);

  2. Area B: Understanding Adolescents (3 or 4 credits);

  3. Area C: Methodology of Youth Ministry (2 or 3 credits);

  4. Area D: Message of Youth Ministry (8 credits).

Certification requirements include: 

 
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