Programs of Study
Christian Ministerial Studies (CMS)
“All Scripture is breathed out by God and profitable for teaching, for reproof, for correction, and for training in righteousness, that the man of God may be competent, equipped for every good work” (2 Timothy 3:16-17). Students who are interested in becoming ministers in the Body of Christ are certified within this program. Read more about this program here
Christian Evangelists Training (CET)
In Matthew 9: 37-38, Jesus said to his disciples, “The harvest is plentiful, but the laborers are few; therefore pray earnestly to the Lord of the harvest to send out laborers into his harvest.” Students will learn to effectively evangelize in this present age. Read more about this program here. 
Christian Deacon Certification (CDC)
This program was specifically designed to inspire and train ministry helpers through the office of deaconship. This  comprehensive deacon’s training program prepares deacons to excel in the many important roles they serve.                           Read more about the program here.
Christian Teacher Certification (CTC)
This program provides the Biblical foundation of the Teaching Ministry. Students are expected to gain a good understanding of the teaching ministry and what it takes to be an effective ambassador of the Gospel. Its primary focus is on how to use the Bible to develop curriculum and employ effective strategies to teach others. Read more about this program here.
Christian Pastoral Certification (CPC)
This Pastoral Training Program is for men who have already been ordained as ministers. It helps candidates prepare for the variety of roles they will serve as the head of various congregations. Students will gain proficiency in the area of homiletics, counseling, evangelism and planting new churches.                     Read more about this program here.

8 Responses to “Programs”

  1. deontae Brown says:

    I do I a minister of church of God by Faith

  2. Monica Edwards says:

    Hello have a question do you offer classes for missionary.

    • Dean McFadden says:

      Thank you for your question. The Church of God by Theological Institute currently does not offer classes for missionaries.

  3. Deacon Charlie McBride says:

    Yes the majority of the classes are on line, some during the week and a few on Saturday mornings. a few classes maybe offered during the Summer and Winter Conventions.

  4. Ladrigues Styles says:

    Do you offer pastorial classes to people outside of the cogbf organization

    • Dean McFadden says:


      Thank you for your question. All courses taught at CTI are opened to the public. If you are interested, please submit an application and enroll for our next series of classes. We would love to have you as a student.

      If you have additional questions and need them answered immediately, please contact our Registrar at 904-777-1027.

      God bless you,

      Dean McFadden

  5. Florine Blackshear says:

    I was looking for a description of the courses. The actually one that I would love to look at is – Introducing to Writing. Thank you.

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