Requirements for Acceptance

Minimum of a bachelor’s degree

At least five years of ministry experience

A love for the local church and her leaders


$2,650 for the complete training. Student may choose to pay $250 for acceptance and then 12 monthly installments of $200. Student also has the option to pay in full.

Refund Policy

Student may get a 100% refund for any reason within 30 days of the first payment.


The student must meet with a mentor via video conference call at the conclusion of course 7 and course 14.


Church Consultation University makes no promises for the certified consultant to get clients. We do, however, provide proven ways for the consultant to find his or her own clients. Most first-year certified consultants can get two clients the first year.

Certification Cycle

Church Consultation University offers registration twice a year. The next cycle date is TBD.


Upon completion, the student will receive a bound diploma designation his or her certification as a church consultant.

Church Answers

Church Consultation University is a ministry of Church Answers. Students and certified consultants are required to subscribe to Church Answers at least at the Silver level, though we recommend the Gold or Platinum levels for the best ongoing training.

Length of Time

The video courses are designed for the student to go at his or her own pace. Most students can complete the certification in nine months or less. If the student needs time beyond twelve months, he or she can request an extension up to another six months.

On the Field Training

During the training process, the student is given assignments to interact with church leaders offering advice and input at Church Answers Central forum. When the student is certified, he or she can use the certification designation in the forum. This designation can provide the consultant a path to secure clients at the forum itself.