TELL is a digital program, taking place online only.
TELL is connected with national pastors around the globe, as well as some churches in select countries. Please contact your instructor if you are interested in learning more.
TELL offers Certificates for each TELL LIVE Course you complete. You will also receive an Academic Record to track your progress through the TELL Program.
TELL is not accredited by the state, but TELL is connected with seminaries around the world. After completing the TELL program, you may be connected to one of these seminaries. Read more at www.wisluthsem.org/pastoral-studies-institute/.
The entire TELL Program consists of 21 courses - each about 6 weeks long. This means that the entire TELL Program takes about 2 and 1/2 years.
You may choose to take every class back-to-back, or take a break for a while. Learn at your own pace!
The entire TELL Program is always free-of-charge. Please be aware of anyone asking for money on behalf of TELL; TELL will never request money from you.
TELL is a ministry of the Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod. You can read more about the beliefs of TELL and WELS at www.wels.net/about-wels/what-we-believe/.
TELL trains leaders for Christ. While TELL does not offer physical or monetary support, TELL will give you the knowledge to begin shepherding souls in your local community.