If you have any questions about applying, please contact the Office of Continuing Education.

Certificate Program Application

Certificate Program Information

Biographical Information

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You need to be a current member of a WELS or ELS congregation to apply for this certificate. Please email chaplaincert@wels.net if you have questions.
You need to be a current member of a WELS or ELS congregation to apply for this certificate. Please email continuinged@mlc-wels.edu if you have questions.
Please include dates, location, and positions for the last eight years of employment/calls.

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Higher Education Information

Please include all of the institutions you have taken classes/courses with.

Written Statement

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As part of the application process you must include with this application a written statement of your goals and expectations for this program. This statement should be between 100 and 200 words in length. You can also upload your written statement as a document.
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Certificate Program Agreement

I state that the information provided in this application is accurate and complete to the best of my knowledge. I acknowledge Martin Luther College Office of Graduate Studies and Continuing Education will seek and require a recommendation from my district president and my circuit pastor, if applicable. I give permission to Martin Luther College Office of Graduate Studies and Continuing Education to contact any of the people I have used as references.

Martin Luther College's Annual Security Report is public safety information about our campus and can be accessed by visiting https://mlc-wels.edu/student-life/annual-security-and fire-report/.

If you are not a WELS pastor, WELS staff minister, or a staff ministry certification student please contact your pastor and ask him to send in a pastor’s recommendation. It can either be emailed to continuinged@mlc-wels.edu or mailed to:
Martin Luther College
ATTN: Office of Continuing Education
1995 Luther Ct.
New Ulm, MN 56073
You need to be a current member of a WELS or ELS congregation to apply for this certificate. Please email continuinged@mlc-wels.edu if you have questions.
You need to be a current member of a WELS or ELS congregation to apply for this certificate. Please email chaplaincert@wels.net if you have questions.
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Martin Luther College is accredited with the Higher Learning Commission of North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. (www.ncahigherlearningcommission.org; 312-263-0456)

Martin Luther College
Office of Graduate Studies and Continuing Education
1995 Luther Court
New Ulm, MN 56073