TCN Virtual Certification Center

Church Administration Certification - Offering Core Modules A & B


$600 per module

CANCELLATION/REFUND POLICY: There is a $25 cancellation fee if request is received before the first class begins. Once classes begin, there is no refund.


Online seminars will meet once a week for eight weeks in the fall (Core Module A) and eight weeks in the spring (Core Module B).

Core Module A: 

Sep 7, 2023 - Oct 26, 2023 

*Dates are subject to change

Online seminars will be offered during the day, 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. Eastern Time.

Registration for Module A 2023 is open

The Virtual Certification Center is now approaching it's 5th year of operation, beginning in the fall of 2019! This virtual center is an additional to TCN two in-person seminars which will take place during the summer.

The current Module A class has 87 participants. Classes meet on Thursdays, from noon to 3 p.m. Eastern Time.  The first two hours are instruction from an experienced practitioner, with participants in small groups (five or six to a group) for the third hour to discuss questions provided by the instructor.  There is a small amount of homework each week in addition to the online class.

We encourage you to sign up for Module A 2023 and secure your place. Modules can be taken in any order.

Since September, 2019, The Church Network has offered Core Curriculum seminars leading toward certification in an online platform.  This has expanded the reach of The Church Network as well as allowing those interested in furthering their knowledge, credibility, and employability through certification to obtain this education without the added factors of travel, time away from work and family, and cost. 

For equivalence with residential requirements, the eight core seminars each consist of 7.5 hours of education, including live online teaching, online discussion in groups, homework, and practical application in the place of ministry.

Eight core courses –

  • Strategic Planning Issues
  • Human Resources Issues – Legal
  • Human Resources Issues – Personnel
  • Communications Issues
  • Financial Issues – Accounting
  • Financial Issues – Budgeting
  • Legal and Tax Issues
  • Facilities and Property Issues

Virtual Certification Center - Module A 2023 Registration

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9/7/2023 - 10/26/2023