Formal Training Resources

Cafe 1040

If you’re considering a life of missions, you probably have questions about the process of calling, training, and getting overseas. Spend three months being mentored by an experienced missionary while living among an unreached people group overseas. Check out these links to discover your role in the Great Commission.

Cedarville University Graduate School

Cedarville’s Christian graduate programs are designed to equip you for career success and ministry impact. Our exceptional coursework will prepare you to excel professionally while supporting your desire to honor Christ.
You’ll graduate as an accomplished professional, equipped to serve and lead in business, pharmacy, nursing, or ministry. You’ll be fully prepared. For His purpose.

The Master’s Academy International

TMAI is committed to fulfilling the Great Commission by training indigenous church leaders to be approved pastor-teachers, able to equip their churches to make biblically sound disciples. TMAI partners with individuals, churches, and organizations in supporting 17 training centers, equipping over 2,000 students across 20 languages worldwide.

Midwestern Seminary & Spurgeon College

We live in a world with increasing, not decreasing, ministry needs. Midwestern Seminary and Spurgeon College exist to train and equip students to meet these needs within the local church, on the mission field, at home, and in the marketplace. The call to Christian ministry is too high to enter into it ill-prepared. Come study with us for the Kingdom and for the Church.


Radical exists to serve the church for the cause of Christ—to glorify God by making disciples and multiplying churches among all the nations. We are an international ministry that mobilizes and equips the church to meet urgent spiritual and physical needs. We do this in five ways:
– Resources
– Events
– Training
– Mission Strategy
– Urgent Needs

Radius International

Radius International is a 10-month training school for church planters seeking to take the gospel where it has never been. Radius training is like no other in that it is very challenging but comprehensive. The easy places have been reached, it’s the hard ones that remain. Radius training is for those churches and individuals going to those hard places.

Reaching & Teaching International Ministries

Reaching & Teaching seeks to advance the gospel by making mature disciples, establishing healthy churches, and training local leaders around the world.

Reformed Theological Seminary

Reformed Theological Seminary exists to glorify the Triune God and to serve his Church by providing Reformed graduate theological education that is globally accessible. RTS equips its students for ministry to be servant leaders marked by “a mind for truth, a heart for God.”

The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary

Southern Seminary equips God-called individuals for theologically grounded service in the local church as pastors, missionaries, evangelists, church planters, biblical counselors, worship leaders, and lay leaders. These links connect you to admissions, The Billy Graham School, and stories about SBTS graduates who are making their lives count by making His Name known.