Certificate in Anglican Studies

Fuller now offers a six-course, fully online Certificate in Anglican Studies. If you are preparing for ordination, considering discernment or simply want to deepen your understanding of Anglicanism/Episcopalianism, this program may be right for you. Taught by a team of scholars from around the world, courses will emphasize the practical implications of Anglican Studies as well as their academic basis. There is no requirement or expectation that participants must be Anglicans/Episcopalians, and classes to date have enjoyed an ecumenical membership.

Certificate Description

24 Quarter Units


This online certificate provides the opportunity for students who may not be able to commit to a full degree to gain a deeper understanding about Anglicanism.

Typical Students

Students in this program may have an Anglican/Episcopal church background or may come from different theological backgrounds.

Normal Progression

The Certificate in Anglican Studies may be completed within two years online


Any lay person will be better prepared to serve in the Anglican church.

Further Studies

Classes taken for this certificate can be used toward a master's degree and the Anglican Studies emphasis.

Online Options

Students may take all six courses through Distributed Learning.

Curriculum (24 Units)

TH560 Anglican Theology

SP526 Anglican Spirituality

DP516 Anglican History and Polity

WS523 Anglican Liturgy and Worship

PM546 Pastoral Theology, Ministry, and Ethics from an Anglican Perspective

TM531 Anglican Mission in a Global Context

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