Continuing Education/Life Long Learning Courses at NNU

Because Lifelong Learning shouldn't be a once-in-a-lifetime experience.

Enhance your life and ministry with Northwest Nazarene University's low cost, fully online catalog of continuing education courses and fulfill your denomination's continuing education requirements.  

You are dedicated to improving your ministry.  And we're committed to your leadership growth.  Taught by NNU's gifted faculty and leading-edge practitioners in the field, our easy-to-navigate online courses feature a fresh design that is also mobile-friendly for those on the go.

Explore our expanding catalog of ministry courses: each one carrying 10 lifelong learning units (1.0 CEU) for just $29 per course.  Expand your biblical and theological knowledge.  Enhance your ministry skills.  Log in at whatever time of day works for you using your desktop, tablet, laptop, or smartphone.  Do it all in a week, just a couple of hours per day.  All content is imbedded in each course, with no textbooks required.  Courses are limited to 15 people to maximize interactive learning.

All courses are for continuing education and are not designed specifically to meet particular ordination outcomes.  For more information or to register for a course, please contact Stacey Bullard at

Upcoming CEU Courses at NNU

November 9 - 13

  • Church Board Finances & Development, Dr. Stephen Borger
    An overview of principles, procedures and best practices relating to the leadership and development of the local church board.  The course will explore ways to create functionally effective church boards and the personal development of board members.  The goal is that every church board will fulfill its fiduciary responsibility and give spiritual leadership.
  • Exploring Preaching Today, Dr. Jay Akkerman
    An exploratory study of preaching and worship trends for those in ministry, including various methodologies for communicating the gospel in contemporary contexts.  This course is for continuing education and is not designed specifically to meet particular ordination outcomes.