Students who desire to earn graduate-level academic credit or the Graduate Certificate in Apologetics from Evangelical Seminary must complete all three of the following steps:

  • Register, pay, and successfully complete RZIM Academy courses (most courses are $149 per course)
  • Apply and receive graduate program acceptance to Evangelical Seminary.
  • Make payment to Evangelical Seminary ($430 per course or $2,150 for all five courses).

There are four options which dictate the order in which you might choose to complete the three steps listed above:

Option 1: Earn Graduate Certificate
Gain graduate program acceptance to Evangelical Seminary, pay transcript fee per course ($430) to Evangelical Seminary after all 5 courses have been completed through RZIM Academy, and earn a graduate-level certificate in Christian Apologetics.

Option 2: Transfer Credit Hours
Gain graduate program acceptance to Evangelical Seminary, pay transcript fee per course ($430) to Evangelical Seminary each time an RZIM Academy course is successfully completed, and transfer awarded credit hours to another academic institution.

Option 3: Earn Graduate Certification AND Transfer Credit Hours
Gain graduate program acceptance to Evangelical Seminary, pay transcript fee per course ($430) to Evangelical Seminary after all 5 courses have been completed through RZIM Academy, earn a Graduate Certificate in Apologetics, and apply credit hours toward a masters-level degree at another academic institution; acceptance to another academic institution is required and credit hours transferred is subject to individual academic institutions approval

Option 4: Apply Credit Hours toward Master’s Level Program at Evangelical Seminary
Gain graduate program acceptance to Evangelical Seminary, pay transcript fee per course ($430) to Evangelical Seminary each time an RZIM Academy course is successfully completed, and apply credit hours toward Master of Divinity or Master of Religion at Evangelical Seminary; acceptance to masters-level degree program required.

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