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APU’s Kern Center for Vocational Ministry offers guidance, resources, and scholarships designed to help students further explore and determine their calling to pastoral ministry.

Undergraduate students pursuing a call to ministry through APU’s School of Theology programs may receive a scholarship from the center to fund their education in Biblical Studies, Christian Ministries, Theology or Youth Ministry.

Learn more about the center and how we can help you today!

News & Features

  • Professional Conference Integrates Spirituality and Health Research

    The Third Annual Emerging Tools for Innovative Providers Conference: Spiritual Transformation Impact and Outcome runs July 27–31, 2015. Participants learn to integrate spirituality and health research into useful applications.

  • Intellectual Hospitality

    Diana Pavlac Glyer, Ph.D., professor in the Department of English, explores the concept of intellectual hospitality as a means to cultivate generosity, humility, and understanding among those with differing viewpoints and backgrounds.

  • Not of This World

    Amy Jung, director of forensics and assistant professor in the Department of Communication Studies, understands first-hand the challenges and advantages of growing up as a Third Culture Kid.