Our mission is to equip students to discover and develop their divine design through an accessible and affordable educational experience.
- Pastor Aaron Rhodes
WHY CHOOSE NORTH CENTRAL UNIVERSITY WITH WILLMAR AG?
When seeking higher education opportunities, students are often faced with a choice of learning in the classroom or online.
WHAT IF THERE WAS A THIRD OPTION?
If you’re looking for the opportunity to get a respected, fully-accredited education in a supportive learning environment that is more than just a classroom, then Willmar AG in partnership with North Central University is the choice for you.
This fully immersive, hands-on experience is ideal for students who want to learn from nationally-recognized professors while being mentored by church leaders who will help them apply their new skills to real life.
WHAT IS NCU?
North Central University is a Christian university with a Bible-based and Pentecostal foundation and a commitment to academic excellence. North Central prepares students to fulfill biblical models of leadership and ministry throughout the world. North Central University is partnering with Willmar Assembly of God to host an instructional site on the church's campus. North Central University offers excellent college education for an affordable price. With regional accreditation with the Higher Learning Commission*, North Central University is well established and proud to offer students opportunities to discover their divine design, all while having access to federal aid and campus resources.
YOUR ACADEMIC EXPERIENCE
Willmar AG, in partnership with North Central, will provide you with the opportunity to gain hands-on practical experience while also pursuing a fully-accredited degree from North Central. These programs are designed to equip students with the tools they need to succeed in ministry or in the workplace.
Online Associate of Arts in Church Leadership—Gain ministry and leadership skills to become more effective in your local church.
Online Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration—Develop your business expertise in a flexible online environment so that you can meet your career goals.
Online Bachelor of Arts in Church Leadership—Gain ministry and leadership skills while earning your undergraduate degree. Be prepared to serve in your local church or ministry organization.
INTEGRATIVE LEARNING TRACKS
CHILDREN’S MINISTRY TRACK—This track is designed for you to learn the practical application of children’s ministry. You will learn what it means to minister to children and how to connect with their parents. You will discover the power of leadership and how to lead and invest in amazing volunteer teams.
STUDENT MINISTRY TRACK—In this track you will be challenged to co-lead small groups, help coordinate and execute weekly worship experiences, develop your public speaking skills, and learn how to organize the people side of ministry.
WORSHIP MINISTRY TRACK—With a focus on spiritual formation, we help students grow in their connections with, and expression towards God in view of who he is and what he has done. You will learn about the daily and weekly operations of a large church worship department.
North Central Tuition—$10,900
*Program costs are estimates and are subject to change based on number of credits enrolled in per semester.