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Church Management

The Institute for Pastoral Studies offers a Certificate in Church Management. This fifteen-credit advanced graduate certificate program provides individuals with the education, training, and skills associated with courses in areas such as business administration, accounting, marketing, organizational development, human resources, and more. The program requires two IPS courses (6 credit hours) and three Quinlan courses (9 credit hours). A graduate degree is required for entry into this program.

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Loyola University Chicago is registered as a private institution with the Minnesota Office of Higher Education pursuant to sections 136A.61 to 136A.71. Registration is not an endorsement of the institution. Credits earned at the institution may not transfer to all other institutions.