Instruction from every level
Advance your skill and knowledge through unique classes, theology and ministry training, and world-class instruction. Our instructors are selected for their educational expertise, sound biblical theology, concern for students, and years of proven ministry experience. SUM is accredited through WASC and ABHE and our commitment is to help students graduate within 3 years, with a ministry placement, and little to no college debt.
How will SUM prepare you for a life of ministry?
Each student has the opportunity to work with SUM faculty, local pastors, and ministries through Practicums, SUM’s annual Mardi Gras outreach, Internships, Special Events, and Student-led mission trips. Mentors come alongside you to encourage you in many areas of life including, academics, relationships, spiritual and personal development, and leadership.
What transformative skills will you acquire?
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.
Learn, Lead and Serve at SUM
The future is looking bright for SUM graduates! *86% of SUM graduates are fulfilling their call to ministry. With the need for pastors and leaders in all areas, the world is your church.This could be the perfect place to take your next steps to a future in ministry. See what it takes to get started today!