New Course Requirements

Approved by the Assemblies of God General Council - Effective January 2021

Previous course names listed in parenthesis

Level One: Certified
A/G History, Missions, & Governance
A Spirit-Empowered Church: An Acts 2 Ministry Model
Christ in the Synoptic Gospels (The Life & Teachings of Christ)
Introduction to Hermeneutics (How to Interpret the Bible)
Introduction to Pentecostal Doctrine (Introduction to Pentecostal Theology)
Introduction to Theology (Bible Doctrines)
Ministerial Practicum: Level One
New Testament Survey
Old Testament Survey (Combines Old Testament 1 & Old Testament 2)
Relationships & Ethics in Ministry

Level Two: Licensed
Acts: The Holy Spirit at Work in Believers
Conflict Management for Church Leaders
Effective Church Leadership
Eschatology: A Study of Things to Come
Introduction to A/G Missions
Introduction to Homiletics (Homiletics 1: Introduction)
Ministerial Practicum: Level 2 (Homiletics 2: Preaching Practicum)
Prison Epistles
Romans: Justification by Faith
The Local Church in Evangelism

Level Three: Ordained
Church Administration, Finance, and Law
Pentateuch (Equivalent to/Replaces Judges)
Ministerial Practicum: Level Three (Ministerial Practicum 3: Pastoral Counseling)
Pastoral Ministry (Pastoral Theology)
Prayer and Worship (Theology of Prayer and Worship)
Preaching in the Contemporary World (Preaching in the 21st Century)
Corinthian Correspondence (1 & 2 Corinthians)
The Poetic Books (Introduction to Wisdom Literature)

Because of the restrictions in the state of California, it is necessary to make adjustments to the schedule for SOM/CDM.  We will be modifying each semester, until the restrictions are lifted and we can meet again on our campuses for classes. Our office staff is still open to answer any questions or concerns that you may have. Please email us at schoolofministry@socalnetwork.org or call our office at 949-252-8400.