Certificate and Non-Degree Programs

Programs offered by Chaminade University

Certificate in Pastoral Ministry
Provides training for ministry in the Church, this certificate is designed for individuals who are currently serving in ministry or wish to serve in ministry but do not wish to earn a degree.

Certificate of Spiritual Direction & Pastoral Counseling
Enhance skills and broaden perspectives on issues and ideas affecting the Church and society. The Master in Pastoral Theology (MPT) program awards certificates of study in both of it’s degree concentrations.

Graduate Certificate in Business Administration
Designed for professionals who want to develop a new area of expertise.  The Certificate Program provides an efficient way to advance knowledge and skills, enhance professional networks, and advance marketability and career prospects.

Hogan Entrepreneurs Program
Learn first-hand from experienced Hawai’i business leaders and entrepreneurs about the business of getting a new idea up and running.

Montessori Certificate Program
The non-degree Montessori Certificate Program is for students seeking Montessori training without a degree. Upon successful completion of the program, students will receive a Chaminade University Montessori Certificate which may be used towards the recommendation of an AMS Montessori Credential at the Early Childhood Level. Courses are delivered through both online and on-campus summer intensive sessions.

Montessori Summer Institute
A unique professional growth opportunity for teachers of children ages three to nine years. This intensive two-week enrichment program demonstrates how to use the resources of the child’s own culture and environment for meaningful, ideal growth and development.

Underwater Investigation Summer Institute
Debunk the myths associated with underwater crime scene recovery. Learn and practice the scientific protocol that can and should be applied to underwater crime scenes.

Veterans Entrepreneur Training Support (VETS) Program Workshop
Presented by Kina’ole Foundation, Native Hawaiian Veterans, LLC, and Chaminade University, this is available to Veterans and Disabled Veterans, who are interested in learning more about how to start, grow and/or sustain a business within the federal marketplace.

Programs offered by partners of Chaminade University

Paralegal Certificates Course | The Center for Legal Studies
Interested in starting a career in law? Learn how to prepare legal documents and conduct legal investigations in the Paralegal Certificate Course.

Professional Development Hours for K-12 Educators | VESi
For individuals interested in improving their teaching and classroom management skills. Advance your career today with non-degree course offerings for K-12 educators.