Common Ground Camp & Retreat Certification Courses

Who May Apply

Drew University offers the coursework required for Camp and Retreat Ministries Certification in The United Methodist Church. However, people from all denominations may to apply to the program, whether or not they are seeking certification in The United Methodist Church. An undergraduate degree is required.

How to Apply

Online application form is available through the Theological Admission page.

Note: For Common Ground: The Camp and Retreat Certification program, use the Non-Degree Application.

  • *Apply by July 15 to begin with an October course.
  • *Apply by November 1 to begin with a January course.

For more information on the Camp/Retreat Certification Program, contact Amy Jones, Drew Theological School at or (973) 408-3084.