Bachelor of

Ecclesiastical Administration


Course Description

Our Bachelor of Ecclesiastical Administration program is a specialized and comprehensive course of study designed to prepare individuals for leadership roles within religious organizations and institutions. Rooted in faith and guided by principles of religious stewardship, this program equips students with the knowledge and skills needed to effectively manage and administer the affairs of religious communities.

Throughout the program, students will engage in coursework that covers a wide range of topics, including ecclesiastical law, church finance and budgeting, pastoral leadership, and organizational management within a religious context. Students will also gain valuable hands-on experience through internships and practical training within religious institutions.

Our dedicated faculty, who are experienced in ecclesiastical leadership and administration, provide mentorship and guidance to students, ensuring they are well-prepared to take on leadership roles within religious organizations. Graduates of our program go on to serve as church administrators, parish managers, religious educators, and leaders in various religious institutions.

If you are called to serve and lead within the context of religious organizations, our Bachelor of Ecclesiastical Administration program will provide you with the knowledge and skills to excel in this important and fulfilling role.

Course Features

Modality: Virtual

Duration: 10 semesters

Aimed at: People interested in Theology or Church


At the end of the academic process and whenever the student does not owe or has not approved (or) any subject, may request their respective certificates of study. The studies of the Program lead to the Academic Degree of BACHELOR IN Ecclesiastical Administration. To obtain the Diploma the graduate must comply with the requirements and academic requirements, following the procedure established by the University.

Registration requirements:

Registration requirements:

>  Pass the admission exam

>  Photocopy of Certificate of studies of regular basic education

> Simple photocopy of the National Identity Document or passport

>  Fill out the registration forms

>  Payment of Admission Rights

Methodological Guidelines:

– Theoretical: it includes thematic exhibitions, the analysis of cases, essays, discussion, report of readings, group work for the analysis of the modular contents and their tools.

– Practice: includes thematic dynamics, field work, development of academic days.

Educational materials:

– Reading material.

– Data display-slide in power-point.

– Overhead projector and transparencies.

– Acrylic board and markers.

– Paper and cardboard.

Methodological Guidelines:

– Group work all modules 25%

– Two exams (partial and final) 10%

– Exhibition of academic subjects 10%

– Thematic essays 5%

– Design of an administrative department 25%

– Development of an academic day 25%

TOTAL 100%



American Pontifical Catholic University is a university private, non profit, interdenominational, with spiritual emphasis and Christian values, which offers following degrees: Associate, Bachelor, Master and Doctor with religious modifier.