Briercrest Seminary

An innovative centre for graduate level ministry training, leadership development, and theological education in Canada. Our approach is both unique and intensive, allowing for meaningful and in-depth study in our modular format. Smaller classes allow for catalytic dialogue and learning and share a fundamental commitment to make biblical and theoretical truths practical and life-related.


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I was interning and volunteering at a lot of different places in the hopes of figuring out where my passions were. What I kept saying was that I wanted to help people and counselling fits that really well.
Brianna Matchett
Master of Counselling 2019

Centre for Leadership Studies

Briercrest Seminary is offering a flexible new approach to leadership training. Through the Centre for Leadership Studies, students will be able to maximize their ministry and career opportunities by taking leadership certifications designed to equip



Leadership Centre

Why Christian higher education?

In a time when young adults are leaving the faith in overwhelming numbers, what is the role of Christian higher education? President Michael Pawelke describes the difference Christian education can make for students.



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3 ways to help our kids grow up

Will my kids ever reach adulthood? What can I do to help? Sid Koop tackles the questions parents ask with the help of recent Canadian research.

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  • The Lord, He is God - Briercrest Chapel

    Posted: November 20, 2019
    Guest speaker, Caleb Willems | (1 Kings 18:16–46)
  • Men fall short to Lethbridge

    Posted: November 16, 2019
    Men's volleyball were defeated by Lethbridge College in their first match against the Kodiaks.
  • Live Differently

    Posted: November 13, 2019
    Briercrest Chapel with Michael Pawelke (1 Peter 1:13–25) Truth changes thinking, it changes motivation, and it changes behavior. So let’s live holy, let’s live differently.
  • And the Emmy goes to...

    Posted: November 8, 2019
    Alumnus Erwin Lutzer (BCA '59) hosted and executive produced A Call for Freedom, a documentary about the life of Martin Luther. The film won three Emmys from the Chicago/Midwest Emmy chapter.
  • The Briercrest Fund

    Gifts to the annual Briercrest Fund help keep tuition fees lower and make it possible for more students to afford a Christian education.

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  • Keeping The Faith

    Students who attended Christian higher education were more likely to remain connected with the Church and with their faith.

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  • Your Legacy

    We invite you to prayerfully consider joining the growing group of friends who desire to do great things for God through Briercrest.

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Briercrest has been an oasis in my world. Each modular class seemed to meet me exactly where I was in my journey.
Erin Wiens