NACC certification requires a completed graduate-level Theological Degree in theology, divinity, religious studies, pastoral ministry, pastoral studies, or spirituality from an accredited academic institution.
NACC Education Institution Members
Graduate schools can choose to become Education Institution members of the NACC. You can be assured that these schools have degree programs that satisfy NACC requirements and that certified members of the NACC have received degrees from these programs/institutions:
Fordham University Graduate School of Religion and Religious Education
Institute of Pastoral Studies, Loyola University Chicago
Santa Clara University Graduate Program in Pastoral Ministries
St. Norbert College