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MC Online

Do you want a quality, accredited college education in a convenient way? Messenger College Online is a great avenue to gain a degree in ministry or counseling! 

MC Online offers a cohesive course design, lecture videos, live virtual meetings with professors, a flexible learning environment, detailed class discussions, and a set course rhythm. 

Now enrolling for Fall 2023!

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Associate of Arts: Christian Ministry 

The Associate of Arts in Christian Ministry provides essential, foundational biblical and leadership knowledge and serves as the educational equivalent for ordination with the Pentecostal Church of God. This degree is 60 credit hours. 

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Bachelor of Arts: Christian Ministry 

The Bachelor of Arts in Christian Ministry provides advanced study of the Bible, leadership development, and practical techniques in ministry so that you will be prepared to authoritatively and effectively respond to the ministerial need of the church and the world in which we live.  This degree is 129 credit hours total. 

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Bachelor of Arts: Counseling 

The Counseling program focuses on preparing students for a career in counseling. At the end of the program, you will be equipped to provide pastoral care in a congregational setting and for future graduate work in the field of counseling to become a Licensed Professional Counselor, Marriage and Family Therapist, and other advanced careers in mental health care and social work. This degree is 129 credit hours total.

Notice Concerning Counseling Degree and Licensure: The Bachelor of Arts in Counseling is not intended to lead to licensure/certification


“Distance Learning students have unique needs. MC is committed to providing the highest quality distance education learning experience to meet these needs.”
-Michael West, Director of Online Development 


Messenger College participates in the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements.

International Online Students 

International online students must complete all Domestic Online Admissions requirements as outlined above. However, International online students may also be required to submit transcript translation/evaluation(s) and/or proof of English proficiency as outlined in the International Residential Admissions Policy and as required by the Academic Office.


International Online Disclaimer: International students desiring to attend Messenger College must recognize it is the students' responsibility to understand the specific and current rules, regulations, and requirements of their home country. Students are advised that Messenger College does not certify that their degrees will meet any licensure or certification requirements or be recognized by the students' home country. This may be an issue if the student desires to continue their education in their home country and/or with employers requiring specific requirements in their home country. In the event the government of a students' home country contacts Messenger College to indicate a lack of compliance, enrollment from the home country will stop immediately. As a result, international students enroll at their own risk, and accept this responsibility prior to enrolling. 


Please note, the Bachelor of Arts in Counseling is not intended to lead to licensure in the United States.


International Online Students are not currently accepted from Canada. 

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