Earn a Certificate of Distinction in Theology at Azusa Pacific University
Program at a Glance
The School of Theology at Azusa Pacific University trains students for effective ministry in the church and around the world through practical programs in a supportive Christ-centered community.
Gain Hands-on Experience
- Master topics in-depth that will prepare you for graduate school in theology.
- Study upper-division courses in theology, Church history, or the history of philosophy.
By the Numbers
Julia Stone: Re-imaging Church Worship Music
Julia Stone ’24 utilizes her theology minor in her calling to produce innovative worship music that honors God in new and beautiful ways.
The Certificate of Distinction in Theology acknowledges the achievement of theology majors who exhibit a mastery of theology coursework in preparation for graduate study by maintaining a GPA of 3.5 or better in 24 units of upper-division work in theology, Church history, or the history of philosophy from the following list:
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To view specific requirements and coursework information, visit the current academic catalog:
Azusa Pacific University is accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC).
Career Outlook and Outcomes
APU Receives $5 Million Lilly Endowment Grant in Partnership with LPU and LABI
APU recently received a $5 million grant from the Lilly Endowment in partnership with Life Pacific University and the Latin American Bible Institute that will strengthen pathways for theological education for Hispanic students.