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The Distance Learning Program of ATS aims to provide quality theological education through fully online degree programs that will allow Christian workers who are unable to enroll in traditional ATS residential program due to geographical distance and conflicting personal work schedules. ATS is committed to provide quality online education that is student-centered and equal to the best that traditional residential education can provide.


Together with other online courses, ATS is now offering two fully online programs. eGraduate Diploma in Christian Education is designed for those seeking a stronger background in education from a Christian perspective. See course description below. Meanwhile, eMBA in Biblical Stewardship and Christian Management is a professional degree program for pastors, administrators, and leaders of parachurch and non-profit organizations as well as professionals and business people who desire an MBA from a Christian perspective. Please visit this link for the eMBA details.

Program Description

The Graduate Diploma in Christian Education is designed for those students who are seeking a stronger background in education from a Christian perspective. It is a practitioner’s course for pastors, teachers, or church leaders those involved in the planning, management, and delivery of educational services of church and para-church organizations. This is a stepping stone for CHED recognized Master of Arts in Christian Education.



Pre-requisite courses (6 units)
Writing Academic Papers
Introduction to the Bible

Core courses (9 units)
Hermeneutics and Theological Reflection
Spiritual Formation and Professional Growth
Theology 1

Focus courses (18 units)

Educational Principles and Methods
History, Philosophy and Theology of CE
Psychology and Sociology of Learning
Educational Leadership and Management
Christian Nurture and Development of Adults
CE Elective (Youth or Children’s Ministry)

Joanna Feliciano-Soberano, PhD
Fernando Lua, DMin
Adonis Gorospe, PhD
Irene Yang, EdD
Bessie Rios, PhD
Noli Mendoza, ThM, PhD in process
Leonides Son, PhD
Alvin Bailon, MDiv
Patricia Ruth Cristobal, MBA in process
Paolo Guicho Go, MA candidate

Program Cost

Php 6,600.00 / Course
Php 5,500.00 Miscellaneous Fee (One-time payment for the whole program)