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Are you wrestling with the possibility that God may have called you to the ministry? If you are confused, or not sure, call me today to discuss how you can be certain of God's calling. Failing to respond to God's call, will make you miserable each day for the rest of your life. You can know!

Dr. Robert Shigley: 386-405-7866

BA Accelerated Acclerated MA Acclerated MDIV Degree Program Fees

Your bachelor's degree qualifies you for the revised Ph.D. model. Along with other universities, Atlantic Coast Seminary has eliminated the masters degree previously required to begin the PhD degree program. Please complete the Free Evaluation Form, or call 386-405-7866 for complete details.

You can be awarded the honorary D.Div. for your Christian ministry experience. The D.Div. is awarded based upon your service for Christ, not upon your educational history. The internationally recognized Doctor of Divinity is a positive addition to your Christian ministry.
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Listen to course lectures and read the free course textbooks as you complete the degree requirements using your mobile device. Study anytime, anywhere. Leisure time and coffee time will become productive. The Bible centered lectures and online textbooks will accelerate your completion time.

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PhD Thesis Options

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  • College of the Bible Degree Programs
    The Bachelor of Arts is available in five Concentrations. With no prior college credits, the B.A. can be earned in the Accelerated B.A. Majors and Minors degree program. Read More
  • The Doctor of Pastoral Counseling
    The Doctor of Pastoral Counseling is designed to provide you with the skills necessary for legitimacy and competency in the counseling field. The Doctor of Pastoral Ministry can be earned in combination with either the M.A. or M.Div. Read More
  • The Master of Science
    in Christian Administration

    Step up to Management! Investigate the personal benefits of earning the Master of Science in Christian Administration degree to have a more effective ministry, business, or as an educational additive to your current vocation or profession. Read More
  • M.A. and Accelerated M.Div. Programs
    Atlantic Coast Seminary offers M.A. courses in: Biblical Studies; Christian Counseling; Counseling Women; Pastoral Ministry; Pastoral Ministry for Women in Ministry; and Theology. The M.Div. is offered as a terminal degree, or D.Min. prerequisite. Read More
  • Doctor of Ministry Degree Program
    The Atlantic Coast Theological Seminary Doctor of Ministry degree program is practical, flexible, and designed to provide you with Bible and ministry focused courses and audio lectures which will fine tune and broaden your ministry skills. Read More
  • Doctor of Philosophy Degree Program
    Atlantic Coast Theological Seminary has adopted the British Model for the awarding of the Ph.D. degree. British Universities award the Ph.D. on the basis of an acceptable thesis. At universities in the U.K., the term thesis is usually associated with the Ph.D. Read More
  • Doctor of Theology Degree Program
    The Th.D. program is offered to pastors and adult learners who have a desire to enhance their theological knowledge, ministerial skills, and teaching competence. Its design gives it a stronger theological specialization than Read More


Essential Components In Our Online Degree Programs
by Dr. J. Robert Shigley, Director of Admissions
I have spoken with thousands of men and women about how to best accomplish their degree goals. In thinking about the topics we discussed in these conversations, there are degree program components which the majority of the students were seeking. These are Read More



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