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The Canadian Baptist College is recognized by the Province of Alberta, and the Certificate of Christian Studies (CCS) degree is accredited by the Association for Biblical Higher Education (ABHE). This certificate is a Designated Learning Program and eligible to receive foreign nationals on a study permit under the DLI number 019256741082.

Certificate of Christian Studies (CCS)

The Certificate of Christian Studies is designed for those who want to mature as a follower of Christ, as well as deepen their understanding of the Bible and the teachings of Christ.




Students who complete the Certificate of Christian Studies will be better equipped to:


1. Serve the Lord from a solid foundation of Bible knowledge

2. Discern and follow God’s direction for their lives

3. Put into practice the principles of spiritual growth.




1. The prerequisite for this certificate is a high school diploma or GED equivalent.

2. A total of 24 credit hours is required for the completion of the certificate.


The following outlines the required courses that students must take in order to complete the Certificate of Christian Studies:


Certificate of Christian Studies (CCS)
Biblical and Theological Studies
Choose 3 courses from the following:
1B1311 Old Testament Survey 3
1B2311 New Testament Survey 3
1B3321 Bible Backgrounds 3
1B3331 Bible Interpretation 3
1H1312 Christian Heritage 3
1T1311 Christian Theology 3
Total 9
Applied Ministry
1P2151 Experiencing God Life Group I 1.5
1P2152 Experiencing God Life Group II 1.5
Choose 5 courses from the following:
1P3322 Principles of Leadership 3
1P3331 Spiritual Development 3
1P3301 Growing in Christlikeness 3
1P3302 Prayer 3
1B3301 God with Us: The Story of the Bible 3
1E2322 Teaching Christ-followers 3
1E1342 Living & Sharing the Gospel 3
1E1341 Missions & Church Planting 3
1T4311 World Religions 3
Total 12
General Studies
1L3311 English Composition 101 3
Total credits hours for Certificate of Christian Studies 24

Recognized by the Province of Alberta. Accredited by the Association of Theological Schools (ATS) and the Association for Biblical Higher Education (ABHE).


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