The Seminary’s Metro-Urban Institute grants the Graduate Certificate in Urban Ministry to Pittsburgh community leaders, professionals, and leaders of the church who are interested in educational opportunities for deeper engagement in the urban community. An bachelor's degree is required. This program is structured to equip leaders with tools of ministry in the multicultural atmosphere of the inner city and surrounding areas.
Students seeking the Graduate Certificate in Urban Ministry must
attain 18 hours of course work related to urban ministry with a grade of B or better in each course of the urban-focus;
complete the Introduction to Urban Ministry course as well as a practicum course
maintain a 2.5 or above overall GPA.
Environmental Justice in the City
Theology and Race
Interfaith Relations and Religious Pluralism
Christology and Culture
Public Theology and the City
Preaching in the African-American Tradition
Church and Society
Introduction to Urban Ministry
Urban Ministry Practicum
APPLY NOW by clicking here! Click on the link to apply to a master's program and select "Graduate Certificate in Urban Ministry" from the drop-down menu. $60 application fee applies.
For more information, contact the Metro-Urban Institute office at 412-924-1449.