School for Ministry Development

Associate of Arts in Church Ministries

Unlock Your Potential
in Ministry

Embark on a Transformative Journey

You have a calling and a passion to serve and make a difference. But you need the right tools and guidance to fulfill your calling. That is where we come in! Navigating the world of ministry training can be daunting. From understanding the Scriptures to effectively communicating them and from leading a congregation to discipling the next generation, the challenges are many.

The Associate of Arts in Church Ministries is a pathway to obtaining credentials through the General Council of the Assemblies of God, ensuring you receive the ministry training required for a life of impactful service. This degree meets all educational requirements for Assemblies of God credentials.

Why Choose the School for Ministry Development?

Our program is designed with you in mind. We understand that life can be busy, so we structured our classes in eight-week segments to allow you to study when it is most convenient for you. And the best part? You do not have to put your family or church commitments on hold.

Balancing Cost and Quality

We are mindful of the financial strain education can bring and believe in making quality Christian education accessible. Priced at $82.50 per credit hour, our courses are affordable and comprehensive, ensuring you get value for your investment.

Accreditation That Matters

Global University stands tall with regional accreditation from the Higher Learning Commission. Imagine earning a fully accredited degree from the comfort of your home or anywhere you choose!

100% Web-Based Degree

At Global University, we have always believed that quality education should be within everyone's reach, no matter where you are or what time it is. Our Associate of Arts in Church Ministries degree is entirely web-based and accessible worldwide.

Associate of Arts
in Church Ministries

If you want to delve deep into the ministry world, our degree might be the perfect fit for you. Spanning three years, this comprehensive program equips you with 60 credits, setting you on the path to ordination with the Assemblies of God. But that is not all. Alongside the rich knowledge and skills you will acquire, you will also be awarded a regionally accredited associate of arts degree.

This program is designed to prepare you for a life where you serve and lead with a profound understanding of ministry essentials.

Ministry Training for Credentials with the Assemblies of God.


Once you complete the Associate of Arts in Church Ministries Program, here is what you can expect:


You will be adept at Bible study methodologies, making your sermon preparation smoother and more insightful.


You will have a hands-on understanding of both the Old and New Testaments and a profound grasp of the theological principles that form the bedrock of the Pentecostal Christian faith.


You will be equipped to apply biblical and theological principles in real-world ministry settings, such as managing interpersonal conflicts, upholding the highest ethical standards, and wielding spiritual authority with a servant's heart.


Your leadership skills will also get a significant boost. Whether you are delivering a soul-stirring sermon, efficiently administering church activities or leading meetings, you will do it confidently and gracefully.

Remember, learning does not stop here!

We hope to instill love for lifelong learning ensuring you are always at the forefront of ministry best practices.

Ready to step into your calling?

Enroll now and begin your journey with us.