Associate of Ministry


High school diploma or equivalent.


  • Minimum of 60 credit hours
  • Maximum Advanced Standing: 8 hours


Our goal is to see to it that no student will be denied access to biblical higher education due to financial constraints. American Bible University does not charge tuition based on credit hours, or program of study. Tuition is charged per term, and varies depending on Degree program.

  • Onetime application fee: $50
  • Graduation Fees: $175
  • Transcript: $20
  • Tuition Cost:  $2,400 (All fees are non-refundable)
  • Students take one course a month
  • Textbooks: Not included in Tuition
    • American Bible University is part of the Open Educational Resources (OER) movement. We take Open Educational Resources and incorporate them into our curriculum learning modules. Additionally, the textbooks our students use are OER as well. Open Educational Resources are teaching, learning, and research resources that reside in the public domain or have been released under an intellectual property license that permits their free use or re-purposing by others for academic purposes.

Associate Courses

Term Courses
Term 1:
8 weeks

  • PMS110 Praying With Power
  • PMS100 Ministry and Spiritual Mentorship
Term 2:
8 weeks
  • BIS100 Introduction to the Bible
  • GES111 Writing to Communicate the Gospel
  • PMS101 Ministry and Spiritual Mentorship
Term 3:
8 weeks
  • OTS100 Old Testament Survey I
  • PMS112 Personal Evangelism
  • PMS102 Ministry and Spiritual Mentorship
Term 4:
8 weeks
  • NTS100 New Testament Survey
  • BIS109 Basics of Biblical Interpretation
  • PMS103 Ministry and Spiritual Mentorship
Term 5:
8 weeks
  • OTS200 Old Testament Survey II
  • PMS200 Preparing a Bible Study Lesson
  • PMS200 Ministry and Spiritual Mentorship
Term 6:
8 weeks
  • PMS201 Starting and Leading a Small Group
  • NTS200 New Testament Studies I
  • PMS201 Ministry and Spiritual Mentorship
Term 7:
8 weeks
  • PMS212 Public Speaking and Preaching
  • PMS213 Principles of Bible Teaching
  • PMS202 Ministry and Spiritual Mentorship
Term 8:
8 weeks
  • BIS211 Capstone Project I
  • BIS212 Capstone Project II
  • PMS203 Ministry and Spiritual Mentorship