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
2022202021-2022 Academic Year - Fall SemesterTM 022E OL Engaging the Epistles: Paul & Ltrs Troftgruben, Troy2021-09-132021-11-21Online
2022202021-2022 Academic Year - Fall SemesterTM 030E OL Intro to History of Christianity Taylor, Benjamin2021-09-132021-11-07Online
2022202021-2022 Academic Year - Fall SemesterTM 042E OL ST 2: God & the World in Christ Cummings, Orin2021-09-132021-11-07Online
2022202021-2022 Academic Year - Fall SemesterTM 062W Preaching 2 Giere, Samuel2021-09-242021-09-26Wartburg - Dubuque
2022202021-2022 Academic Year - Fall SemesterTM 065W Lutheran Worship Rippentrop Schnell, Jan2021-10-012021-10-03Wartburg - Dubuque
2022202021-2022 Academic Year - Fall SemesterTM 285E L2 Clinical Program of WTS (CPW) Cauthon, Roger2021-08-262021-11-11Wartburg - Dubuque