SALT Program

SALT Program Curriculum

Courses are offered online in a streamlined format that is conducive to busy schedules, along with threaded discussions or face-to-face group meetings facilitated by the on-site mentor.

Each SALT course typically consists of audio or video lectures with PowerPoint, online discussions, readings, written assignments, and extensive learning resources. Clasess are taught via eCollege™, the premiere online educational platform and the most state-of-the-art and user-friendly technology on the market. HIU has ben at the forefront of online education for more than a decade and is recognized as a leader in innovative online programs that are accessible anytime and anywhere.

Certificate of Ministry

After completing 12 units in the SALT program, each student will receive a Certificate of Ministry from Hope International University.


Up to 12 units of study may be taken for credit at HIU and may be applied to an undergraduate or graduate degree program in ministry. All courses are regionally accredited the Western Association of Schools and Colleges and the Association for Biblical Higher Education and may be transferred to other colleges or universities subject to their respective transfer policies.