Program Description

The Certificate of Theology in Anglican Studies (C.Th.AS) is a 10 course undergraduate program in theology offered through Newman Theological College ( It is designed to form one part of a ministry formation program in preparation for various lay and ordained ministries in the Diocese of Edmonton. Additional experiential, formational, and ordination requirements may apply, as determined by the Bishop of the Diocese of Edmonton. The Certificate may be taken on a part time basis over two or more years, and may be completed either entirely online or through a combination of online and on campus courses.

During the course of their studies Anglican students will be supervised by the Newman College Faculty Advisor for Anglican Studies: the Rev. Dr. Scott Sharman (

Program Outline

Anglican Studies

FND 118 – The Anglican Tradition

MPS 282 – Ritual in the Anglican Tradition

MPS 283 – Preaching in the Anglican Tradition

MPS *** – Missional Ministry in the Anglican Tradition (offered off site and approved for transfer credit)


SCR 100 – Introduction to Sacred Scripture

SCR 154 – Synoptic Gospels

Church History

FND 100 or 102 – Early or Modern Church History

Systematic Theology

SYT 100 – Introduction to Theology

SYT 184 – Christology

Pastoral Theology

MPS 100 – Introduction to Pastoral Theology