DEPARTMENTS & PROGRAMS.
Our programs prepare disciples of Jesus Christ to be servant-leaders both in church and society. Our faculty is committed to a passionate and accurate study of God’s Word, to living out our faith with dynamic spirituality, and to thoughtful engagement with the world around us.
URBAN PERFORMING ARTS
The Urban Performing Arts Program offers study in music, rap, hip-hop, writing, and mixing. You’ll also connect with other leaders and experts in the field through partners in the Hip-Hop industry. Learn how to be an ally and change agent in the community through internships, independent projects outside the classroom, and community collaborations.
This program will give you the opportunity to explore multiple facets of performing arts. This includes dance, step, stomp, drama, improv, public speaking, spoken word, sign language, and more. You’ll have the chance to learn how to use these tools for the purposes of God. With classes and lessons focused on each skill, you will have the opportunity to be creative and produce arts with a community of people who desire to do the same.
An extra-curricular opportunity, the travel team gives missionary students the opportunity to travel the nation preaching the gospel through performing arts and worship. Missionary students may audition upon enrollment into ASOM. Those who are accepted participate in weekly practices and ministry preparation in all forms of music and performing arts.
The worship program is designed to not only show you how to personally access the Father through music,but also how to allow the Father to use you in congregational worship, recording, songwriting, and so much more. You can also have the opportunity to grow as a musician and leader which can lead to job and ministry opportunities all over the country.
The Production program is built to equip you in Audio, Lights, Media, and Event Coordination. you will be trained to serve and lead in various styles of production in any avenue, while overcoming the diversity of environments and being adaptable to different setups and systems.
This program will develop trained musicians and vocalist for professional service in the church and music industry. This in-depth experience provides opportunities for students to gain daily practical training through classes, lessons and band application.
This program will prepare student missionaries like you with the knowledge and skills needed to be the world changers of tomorrow. This program provides leadership, communication skills and techniques for guiding, directing, and evaluating administrative situations. Learn the essentials needed to lead in any field.
This program is for those who desire to lead as Christians across a variety of settings both in ministry and in secular fields. It will equip you academically, spiritually and professionally to serve and lead with confidence.
The Pastoral Ministry Program equips you through biblical foundations in ministry skills, counseling, and theological studies. This program will prepare you to be a servant leader in the church and in the community.
This program will equip you with the tools and essential skills needed to minister to the next generation. Through multicultural and multiethnic avenues, leaders receive a wide range of opportunities for ministry activation.
MISSIONS & OUTREACH
This area of focus is designed to provide you with the opportunity for intensive study of the Great Commission. This program will give you the essential skills and knowledge in cross-cultural ministry to serve in missions and outreach to both stateside and foreign fields.