Practical training for lay leaders and ministry staff of Converge Worldwide.

The School of Church Leadership is a partnership between Converge Worldwide and Bethel University Graduate School. It’s our goal to provide practical ministry training for lay leaders and church staff at the graduate level.

We offer accredited, remote learning opportunities delivered by gifted Bethel professors to make it easy for students to enroll no matter where they’re located.

Certificate Program

Bethel instructors offer courses through the School of Church Leadership program to lay leaders and church staff, qualifying them for the Certificate in Church Leadership offered by Converge Worldwide. They can then apply their credits towards a Bethel master's program.

Earn Your M.A. at Bethel University

Qualified students who successfully complete the courses in the School of Church Leadership certificate program for credit and who apply successfully to Bethel University may enroll in a master’s program:

Enrolled Student Info

Beginning in April 2012, students will have access to the Bethel University Library, Moodle Course Management System, and other resources.