Frequently Asked Questions

  • What do you believe?

    Standing in the tradition of historic evangelical confessionalism, Grimké College and Seminary affirm the Foundation Documents of the Gospel Coalition.

  • Who can attend Grimké College?

    Grimké College is for all Christian men and women who want to become more effective disciple-makers in their local churches. Learn more about Grimké College here.

  • What degrees do you offer?

    We offer a range of certificates and degree programs for Grimké College students. Complete four courses in either Biblical Studies, Christian Ministry, or Theology, and receive a corresponding certificate. Complete four more courses (eight total) and receive our Bachelor of Christian Ministry (BCM). Complete all twelve courses and we will award you with a Master of Christian Ministry (MCM). Learn more about our programs here.

  • What if I don’t have a bachelor’s degree?

    There are no academic prerequisites for any of our degrees or certificate programs. In other words, every student may pursue our Master of Christian Ministry (MCM) degree. Learn more about our commitment to accessibility here.

  • What is the cost of tuition?

    The tuition rate for Grimké College is $695 per course, or roughly $231 a credit hour. Learn more about our programs here.

  • When are classes offered?

    Grimké College offers classes year-round and on demand, starting every Monday. Each class lasts eight weeks and may be taken à la carte. Learn more about the course experience here.

  • How long does it take to finish the full Master of Christian Ministry (MCM)?

    Students can complete the full MCM program in two years of full-time study. Students have the flexibility to extend the timeline of their program as needed. Each course takes eight weeks to complete. After completing a course, students can choose to start the next course immediately or wait until a later date. Learn more about the MCM here.

  • How do the classes work?

    We host our classes on Canvas, the leading online learning management system (LMS). Students complete weekly modules that consist of reading and video content with corresponding practical ministry assignments, quizzes, and exams. Each course is eight weeks long with eight, corresponding modules. Learn more about the course experience here.

  • How does church partnership and mentoring work?

    ​​The local church is the ultimate context for thoughtful Christian ministry. Churches partner with Grimké College and provide personal discipleship, support, and ministry opportunities to students while enrolled in our program. As a part of their coursework requirements, students must interview a church-appointed mentor twice per course to discuss content and application points. Learn more about how it works here.

  • What if I’m not part of a local church now?

    The Christian life is not a solo endeavor; we are saved from sin specifically for life with Christ and his people (Titus 2:14). Therefore, all students applying to Grimké Europe must be local church members. However, we would be happy to help you find a local church in your context. Contact us to learn more.

  • How do I apply?

    Click here to apply. Once enrolled, you can start as soon as the following Monday.

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