Welcome to Wartburg Seminary Learning for Life!

Building on the core belief that theological education and formation are for the whole church, Wartburg is creating new ways for all the baptized, of all vocations, and from all locations to access theological education. Knowing that people have different learning needs and learning goals, Wartburg is looking to create multiple options for people on their formation journey.  Learning is for Life. Seminary is for Everyone.
Wartburg offers certificate programs for those interested in general biblical, theological studies and specialized areas including:
  • Certificate in Hispanic Studies
  • Certificate in Theological Studies
  • Advanced Certificate in Rural Ministry
  • Advanced Certificate in Youth and Family Ministry
  • Advanced Certificate in Theology and Congregational Leadership
For those that are interested in taking one or two classes, gaining a deeper theological understanding may apply into the “Individual Certificate/Continuing Education Course”.

You need to have filled out a WTS Certificate Application to take any of these courses.  If you have already been through the admissions process but cannot remember your login information to access registration, please see the Help tab for password recovery information.


YearTermTerm DescriptionCourse #Course TitleInstructorStart DateEnd DateLocation
2022302021-2022 Academic Year - January InterimTM 041W ST 1: Fund/Christian Theology Persaud, Winston2022-01-242022-01-27Wartburg - Dubuque
2022302021-2022 Academic Year - January InterimTM 083W Pastoral Care in Context Frambach, Nathan2022-01-282022-01-29Wartburg - Dubuque
2022402021-2022 Academic Year - Spring SemesterTM 021E OL Engaging the Gospels Troftgruben, Troy2022-02-072022-04-24Online
2022402021-2022 Academic Year - Spring SemesterTM 035E OL Lutheran Confessions Lohrmann, Martin2022-02-072022-04-03Online
2022402021-2022 Academic Year - Spring SemesterTM 092E2 OL Art of Leadership in Rural Parish Yackel-Juleen, Mark2022-02-072022-04-03Online