The Certificate of Advanced Graduate Studies in Leadership is offered via the Internet with two required on-campus residencies. Students must attend two ten-day residencies once each academic calendar year and always in the month of May. The Certificate of Advanced Graduate Studies in Leadership uses autonomous learning methods that require students to learn independently, but not alone. Our values-oriented educational perspective is based on a biblical foundation and Christian worldview, providing a substantive distinctive in this program.
In order to receive the Certificate of Advanced Graduate Studies, students must apply to and obtain acceptance in either the Ph.D. or the DSL program. Furthermore, students must complete 30 credit hours of core courses.