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Christian Leaders Institute Admission Process

1. Complete the Getting Started Scholar Orientation Class – Then your courses are free.

These free classes are funded by the donations of students vision partners and other Christian Vision Partners.  This approach to funding makes all classes free and allows CLI to offer college-level course free for Christian Leaders everywhere. CLI offers this education for the possibility of reaching millions.  At the Award level, certificate and diploma levels, students can print out Mission credentials.

2. Order Collegiate Credentials

You may want or need Collegiate Credentials. Collegiate Credentials adhere to the standardized practices of accredited colleges and seminaries, you are welcome to check out the Collegiate Credential options available to you after you complete the Scholar Orientation class and the Christian Leaders Connection Class (3 Credits)

3. Degree Program

Christian Leaders Institute offers you our degree program that includes A list of associate and bachelor degrees.

Note: All Collegiate Credentials are granted from our Florida headquarters even if they are processed out our Michigan Process center.

How Do I Enroll?

1. Enroll free of charge with your name, email address, and country. When you do this you have started college-level training.

2. Receive an email from Christian Leaders Institute and a password (Check your junk mail if you do not get the email).

3. Log in with your email and password and begin the required getting started class. Complete this class and you can take other classes free.

4. Pick your track of study. Enroll in the Degree program if you want a bachelor degree.

Published Fees/Donations For Track Two Official ID Cards, Certificates, Diplomas, and Ordination

Administration Donations for all Tiers Nations

Official Student ID Card:

Administration Fee: $30

Official Collegiate  Credentials Embossed Awards

Administration Fee $50 (without case)

Official Collegiate  Credential Embossed Certificates:

Administration Fee $75 (without Case)

Official Collegiate  Credentials Embossed Diplomas:  

Administration Fee: $100  ((without Case)

Official Embossed Ordination Certificates:

Including a letter of Good Standing, Clergy Parking Pass with Ordination ID Card:

Administration Fee: $125 without Caseimage11

Collegiate Credentials Degree Program Fee/Donation for Associate and Bachelor
Associates Degree:  $1,250
Bachelor Degree: $1,250

Global Mission Fund for Tier 1 Nations  (Collegiate Credentials are not sent in Custom Covers)
Global Mission Fund for Tier 1  Degree Programs 

Associates Degree:  $120
Bachelor Degree: $120

Global Mission Fund for Tier 2 Nations (Collegiate Credentials are not sent in Custom Covers)

Global Mission Fund for Tier 2 Degree Programs 
Associates Degree:  $300
Bachelor Degree: $300

Global Mission Fund for Tier 3 Nations (Collegiate Credentials are not sent in Custom Covers)

Global Mission Fund for Tier 3 Degree Programs 
Associates Degree:  $420
Bachelor Degree: $420

Transfer Policy


A student desiring to transfer from another college may just begin the Getting Started Scholar orientation class: Christian Leaders Connection class. Transfer credits will be accepted into the degree program.

Christian Leaders Institute will accept traditional or non-traditional accredited courses if our registrar can verify that the previous college(s) attended are providers of quality higher education. Christian Leaders Institute will also receive college-level examinations such as CLEP.

Request  your transcript in a sealed envelope to:

Christian Leaders Institute
Attn: Brianna Prince, Registrar
17771 West Spring Lake Rd
Spring Lake, Michigan  49456

Or the educational institution can email your transcripts directly to


Christian Leaders Institute will review all credits from acceptable schools and will transfer in as many as are comparable to our programs.  The tuition-free credits official or unofficial earned at Christian Leaders Institute and transferred to another school are done so at the discretion of the receiving school.  There is no guarantee that Christian Leaders Institute will accept transfer credits from other schools, nor is there any guarantee that other schools will accept transfer credits earned at Christian Leaders Institute.  The student should contact each school of interest regarding that school’s policy of transferring credits. Christian Leaders Institute is developing relationships with other colleges and seminaries willing to recognize Christian Leaders Institute graduates and coursework for transfer and admission purposes.

Online Ministry Training Admission Policy Disclosures

Withdrawal Policy: Fees/Donations for Awards and Administration are not refundable.

See the Terms and Conditions of enrollment that explains the many CLI policies including such things as cheating, plagiarism, appeals, privacy policy and conflict resolution.

Accreditation Disclosures

Christian Leaders Institute grants religious awards, certificates, diplomas, and degrees. These are permitted by the State of Flordia, the official president, and academic headquarters.

Christian Leaders Institute operates through the authorization, as a degree-granting institution through an exemption, by the Florida State Board of Independent Colleges and Universities under Section 1005.06 (1) (f), FLA Statutes. This state, like other states, does not require US Department of Education accreditation or theological accreditation for our religious education.

Christian Leaders Institute is currently not accredited by any US Department of Education accrediting organization at this time. We are steadily complying to the 22 standards of a USDE accredited college.

Christian Leaders Institute is in the early stages of applying for US Department of Education Accreditation.

However, Christian Leaders Institute’s academic programs are recognized by several organizations, such as the Association of Bible Colleges and Seminaries,  ACEA and a growing list of other schools.

Many U.S. Department of Education accredited schools accept CLI Graduates on their individual acceptance policies. Here are three examples of school that accept CLI Bachelor Divinity Degree graduates.

Christian Leaders Institute have graduates in all fifty states and over 170 other countries in the world.

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