The mission of Urshan College is to prepare apostolic men and women through higher education for service in the church and to the world. Our distance learning program bridges the gap brought on by geographic distance by allowing students across the globe to be educated, equipped, and empowered for kingdom work.
The mission of the distance learning department is to utilize effective technologies, to provide affordable, accessible, and effective learning opportunities to Apostolic men and women worldwide who are unable to embrace the traditional method of education.
Online Learning Objectives
Provide training and development for those already situated within leadership roles in a local church context
Embrace the mandate for global mission by maximizing opportunities for a diverse community of learners
Challenge faculty, staff, and students to develop innovative methods appropriate to a 21st-century context without sacrificing content
Ensure that online learners needs are included in the development and provision of student services
Expanding learning resource options in order to best meet the various online learning situations
Whether you want to learn more about the Word of God, sharpen your leadership skills, or supplement your ministry experience, distance learning at Urshan College makes it easy to encounter excellence in Apostolic education delivered in a method convenient for you.
Students who study online benefit from the same dedicated credentialed faculty, student services, and Apostolic environment as our on-campus students. Urshan College’s distance learning program makes it possible for you to complete your college degree by accepting transfer credit from previous college courses and degree programs.
Many individuals have continued to enhance their ministry education through Purpose Institute. Urshan College values this ministry education and accepts most credits from your Purpose Institute training.
The 8-Week or 16-Week Courses
Online courses at Urshan College are designed specifically with you, the student in mind. 8-week and 16-week long courses are convenient and provide comparable education to our Face-to-face courses on campus. Students interact with the professor and the entire class by engaging in discussions, participating in projects and assignments.
Urshan College regularly verifies its eligibility to offer Distance Learning courses in states other than Missouri. Information on individual state approvals is made available upon request from the distance learning office as posted on the website. Information on individual state approvals is made available upon request from the distance learning office.