Processing requirements to upgrade your credential is 4 months, depending on the timing for application submission. Plan your timeline around the district credential interview dates, listed on the Credentialing Calendar page.
Ordination Candidates: Completed upgrade ordination application materials must be received in our office by September 15th for ordination at District Council held each May.
The initiative to upgrade your credential must be taken by you, the credential holder. Once you meet the education requirements, please contact us to request credential upgrade application materials.
The application process to upgrade your credential shares similarities with the application process for a new credential. Once your completed application packet is received and processed, you will be contacted regarding scheduling your credential upgrade written exam for the level of credential you are pursuing and subsequently be interviewed by the credentials committee.
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