Correctional Ministries and
Chaplains Association

Certificate in Correctional Ministries


The Institute for Prison Ministries (IPM) offers a Certificate in Correctional Ministries in partnership with Christian University GlobalNet (CUGN).

The Summer Term begins July 3, 2017. Classes are eight weeks long. Take for credit or audit. Registration is now open for the following 3 credit classes:

CM302, Dynamics of Working with Offenders
This course will examine the common characteristics of offenders, the specialized approaches to ministering within a correctional facility, and the biblical corollaries for transformation as they pertain to offenders.

CM402, Correctional Ministries Program Development and Evaluation
This course equips those ministering within correctional settings to research, plan, and administer a ministry program that provides learning experiences to help offenders and ex-offenders encounter the person of God, the truths of His Word, and the power of His Holy Spirit, and to transform their thinking and behavior while developing basic life skills.

CM405, Case Management and Mentoring in Re-Entry
This course will examine theories and practices in case management and mentoring for successful reentry of offenders. Assessment and program development will be discussed as well as opportunities for developing skills. 

Registration Information and Information About the Certificate in Correctional Ministries Program

For more information, email info@cmcainternational.org.