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Music Ministry Certification At United Theological Seminary, Dayton, OH

The UMC Certification program at United Theological Seminary is a hybrid, retreat-oriented, intensive process for church leaders earning professional and paraprofessional certification in Children’s Ministry, Christian Education, Music Ministry, Older Adult, Spiritual Formation and Youth Ministries.


Registrations are being accepted for summer (June and August) classes. Offered are Core Courses, UMC Studies and Bible Survey (for all areas of certification) and also classes in Christian Education, Children’s Ministry, Music Ministry, Older Adult Ministry, Spiritual Formation and Youth Ministry.

For more information and details about housing and other costs, contact the Director of Admissions ([email protected], 937-529-2201) or IAT Coordinator, Laura Weber ([email protected], 937-529-2201).

*To become part of the UMC Certification Program:
1. Enroll through the General Board of Higher Education and Ministry, www.gbhem.org.
2. Complete the Quick Application to become a United student, at www.united.edu.
3. Register for a class or classes as instructed on the UMC Certification page of United’s website


UMC Certification Program at United

Laura Weber; IAT Coordinator
[email protected]

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