Pastoral Ministry Certificate

Carroll College students interested in preparing themselves for service to the Church in ministry positions may earn academic credit and a Certificate in Pastoral Ministry through participation in the program of formation of lay ministers offered by Carroll to the Diocese of Helena. The program is expressly designed for the spiritual and intellectual formation of those who are called by the Church to serve the Church as Lay Ministers. It is an intensive two-year program and involves 16 weekend sessions.

Required Courses (12 credits):

  • PM 110 PM/Theological Foundations
  • PM 111 PM/History of Christianity
  • PM 210 PM/Survey of Christian Ethics
  • PM 211 PM/Philosophy and Christianity

Students seeking application to the program should contact Dr. John Ries, theology department chair.