Denominational and Other Programs

Candler offers programs of study in several denominations and other interest areas. Some of these programs also offer certificates. Certificate details can be found under the MDiv and MTS pages in the Academics section of the website.

Episcopal Studies

Prepares students for ministry in the Episcopal Church.

Baptist Studies

Prepares students for ordination in Baptist churches.

Black Church Studies

A theoretical and practical exploration of the black church tradition and its role in contemporary society.

Methodist Studies

Promotes the ethos of the Wesleyan heritage through courses and programs for United Methodists and the pan-Methodist community, including mentoring for candidates seeking ordination.

Religious Education Ministries

Equips students for ministries related to teaching and learning in faith communities, schools, and wider society.

Women, Theology, and Ministry

In-depth study of the impact of gender on church and society and specific focus on issues relevant to women in theology and ministry.