An intensely personalized educational experience. A 7:1 student-faculty ratio. The opportunity to explore the Bible and your Christian faith in small classes and the community. The chance to study, work or serve abroad. Knowing that you’ve found your life’s work.
The Certificate of Professional Studies (CPS) is designed as a continuing education opportunity for individuals who already hold a bachelor’s degree. Certificates are offered in:
Children, Youth & Family Studies
Early Childhood Education
A one-year undergraduate certificate program
A 20-credit certificate designed for working professionals in early childhood education
Trinity offers courses that may fulfill the theological education requirements for becoming an Associate in Ministry—a person recognized, commissioned, and called by the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) as a lay minister in the area of social service, the arts, Christian education, youth ministry, administration, or other area of specialized ministry.