At the St. Athanasius and St. Cyril Coptic Orthodox Theological School we invite all to partake in the fullness of faith. Do you have a hunger to increase your knowledge on Orthodox religion and theology? Then take classes online or at our Claremont, California campus and earn a Certificate of Orthodox Theological Studies. We offer a variety of course styles to match the busy schedules of our students. Through the Grace of God, the guidance of the Holy Spirit, and the blessing of the saints, the Theological School aspires to be the premier center of Orthodox Christian scholarship, pastoral education, Orthodox ministry and mission throughout the world.
Our two-year Certificate of Orthodox Theological Studies program is designed to offer a general introduction to Christian Orthodox theology. Our students take classes online or at our Claremont, California to learn more about the history of the Coptic Church and various other topics pertaining to religion and theology. We recommend this certificate for prospective students, laity, clergy, or scholars.
Students who earn a Certificate of Orthodox Theological Studies at the St. Athanasius and St. Cyril Coptic Orthodox Theological School can advance into our Master of Divinity program if they choose to apply.
The St. Athanasius and St. Cyril Coptic Orthodox Theological School seeks to establish a model for Coptic Orthodox Christian institutions abroad. As one of the best divinity schools in California we prepare students to become Christian leaders who are spiritually mature, biblically and theologically responsible, professionally competent, intellectually astute, and deeply dedicated to sharing the truth of our lord Jesus Christ.