Religious Education Certificate Program Requirements

The CORE Certificate offers three possible sequences: Religion Teachers, Teachers in subjects other than religion, and school administrators. Each course module is delivered online over a period of 5 weeks.

Religion Teachers

Required courses (7 CEUs)

Catechesis: Theory and Practice

Understanding the Christian Creed

Sacraments: Rites, Roots, and Rituals

Catholic Christian Morality

Prayer in the Catholic Tradition

Two additional courses

Teachers

Required courses (4 CEUs)

Understanding the Christian Creed

Sacraments: Rites, Roots, and Rituals

Catholic Christian Morality

Prayer in the Catholic Tradition

Administrators

Required courses (7 CEUs) 

Catechesis: Theory and Practice

Understanding the Christian Creed

Sacraments: Rites, Roots, and Rituals

Catholic Christian Morality

Prayer in the Catholic Tradition

Supervising Religious Instruction

Evaluating the Religious Education Program and the School Climate

Catechists

Required courses (3 CEUs)

Catechesis: Theory and Practice

Understanding the Christian Creed

Sacraments: Rites, Roots, and Rituals

Are you new to Online Learning?

The CORE Program is an ONLINE Program that offers the convenience of studying from home or office. Because classes do not meet at regularly scheduled times, you must be prepared to devote time each week toward your classwork, to work independently, and to express yourself well in writing.

Here is more information about Online Learning

Resources

CORE Certificate of Completion Form (please fill out the form and mail or bring in to the SCE Office)