PROGRAMS

Earn your degree online at your own pace, with the option to continuing working your full-time job and fulfilling your daily obligations. All of our classes are held in an online format. We meet in virtual classrooms via Microsoft Teams. ILT students and faculty are able to interact with one another, hold open discussions, ask questions and ultimately learn just as if they were in a normal classroom.

Faith And Life Certificate

Faith and Life Certificate

The Faith and Life Certificate is a six-course program designed to provide instruction in basic Christian theological understandings and practice. This program is best suited for Christians seeking to be thoroughly equipped to carry out their call to ministry within their Christian lives. It can be used as ministry preparation for short term missionaries or anyone who wants to be better equipped in the basic teachings of the Bible and Christian theology.

Program Overview

Zero Student Debt

Our goal is for every student to graduate with no debt. Our donor-sponsored financial assistance makes that possible.

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Total: $0.00

Tuition

$400 per Credit Hour
*Tuition cost is subject to change. Additional costs may apply.

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Total: $7,200

Requirements

6 courses in the areas of biblical theology, historical and systematic theology, and pastoral theology.

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Total: 18 Credits

Expected Timeline

Full-time students can finish this degree in 1 year taking 3 courses a semester.

Total: 1 Year

*Additional costs may apply. (Application fee, books, costs associated with researching and producing the independent projects or the final project or thesis, etc.) are also the responsibility of the participant.

Course of Study

This program lays a foundation of the Bible and Lutheran theology for lay people who wish to know more about the teachings of historical Lutheranism.

Course Requirements Credit Hours
BT 221: Principles of Biblical Interpretation 3 Credits
BT 311: Old Testament Theology and History 3 Credits
BT 321: New Testament Theology and History 3 Credits
PTE 241: Christian Apologetics 3 Credits
HST 321: Luther and His Catechisms 3 Credits
PT 411: Lutheran Worship 3 Credits

*All work must be in the student’s field of study. 

After completing this program, students will be able to:

  • Demonstrate knowledge of Scripture and theology, including exegetical skills and tools to discern God’s Word as law and gospel.

  • Completion of the online application.
  • Non-Refundable Application Fee
  • Copy of an official photo identification.
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