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About SUM

SUM Bible College and Theological Seminary (SUM) equips indigenous leaders from America and the nations of the world by offering an affordable theological education combining academic instruction with practical hands-on ministry and personal mentorship. Our mission empowers these leaders to be instruments of change in their communities.

"Empowering Leaders for the Fivefold Ministry"

All SUM faculty and staff members are expected to be committed to Jesus Christ, to SUM’s vision, purpose and values and to affirm the SUM’s Statement of Faith.

The SUM Experience

There is nothing like experiencing the weight of God's glory and love. From the classrooms, to streets, to the churches, to the Oakland and Mardi Gras outreaches, the touch of God is unmistakable.

Working at SUM is exciting, precisely because it is fulfilling the call of God on our lives, and it allows us to participate in the mission of God. We invite you to join us in this incredible privilege. 

Job Openings

Interested candidates should submit all required documents on the Application Upload page.

Position Description Qualifications Duration Location
Adjunct Faculty Application Teach up to 40 students on applied theology, biblical studies, biblical languages, general education and/or theology. Completed Master's and/or terminal degree from an accredited institution, and agreement with SUM's statement of faith. 11-week contract El Dorado Hills Campus or Online
Director of Admissions The main responsibility of the Director of Admissions is to accurately review and process all incoming enrollment information. Minimum Bachelor’s degree, Proficiency in Microsoft Office, Google Drive and SalesForce products and ability to learn other software programs. Superior organization and administrative ability. Full-Time El Dorado Hills Campus
Business Office / Accounting Manager Manage the financial and business administration of the college under the direction of the CFO. BS in Business Administration/Accounting or equivalent experience; proficiency in QuickBooks, MS Office; Managerial Experience. Full-Time El Dorado Hills, CA, USA
Cohort Advisor Oversee, advise, and recruit for one of SUM's cohort sites. Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution, and willingness to relocate. Full-Time Any one of SUM's Cohorts
Cohort Department Administrative Assistant The Cohort Department Administrative Assistant works with the VP of Cohort Development to implement procedures to facilitate the development and maintenance of health cohorts and competent cohort advisors. The Cohort Department Administrative Assistant should have or be working towards an earned graduate degree from an accredited institution recognized by the U. S. Department of Education. The preferred degree would be in Biblical Studies or Education. Part-Time El Dorado Hills Campus