PACE Adult Learning

PACE Degree Completion and Diploma Program is designed to meet the unique educational needs of adults.

Professional Adult Christian Education

"Genuine college program in 2 years"

Adult learners – Adults 25 years and older take night courses while pursuing careers

One night per week – Tuesday evenings, 6:00pm-10:00pm

One course at a time – 6-week modules, no juggling schedules

One curriculum format – Consistent course design and layout from module to module

One group of classmates – Encourage and support one another as you move through the program as a group

No memory exams – Focus on learning and applying what you learn, not reciting information

Collaborative learning – Share your rich diversity of life experience through class interaction

Credit by Demonstrated Competency – College credit for valuable life experience — ask us how

Two years to complete – Approximate duration of program in ideal circumstances

To equip people for effective service and witness for Christ is what we're about. Your educational experience will help you explore and develop areas of expertise which will be of value for personal, career and ministry opportunities.

“Going back to school is an investment in yourself and in your understanding of where you fit in God’s story, of where you fit in the service of loving God and people whether vocationally or voluntarily.”
– Ron Fraser, Director of Learning Resources

For more information email the pace@abccampus.ca Tel: 403.265.7223

Degrees (2 years)

B.A. Counselling and Ministry

This Bachelor of Arts degree is offered uniquely through the PACE (Professional Adult Christian Education) program and is designed to equip learners 25 years old and over with the biblical foundation and counselling skills/resources.

B.A. Leadership and Ministry

This Bachelor of Arts degree is offered uniquely through the PACE (Professional Adult Christian Education) program and is designed to equip learners 25 years old and over with the biblical foundation and leadership skills/resources to live a missional life. The program seeks to prepare people for professional leadership opportunities in the church or community and to prepare students for the possibility of advanced studies.

Diplomas (2 years)

Diploma Counselling and Ministry

This diploma is offered uniquely through the PACE (Professional Adult Christian Education) program and is designed to equip learners 25 years old and over with the biblical foundation and counselling skills/resources.

Diploma Leadership and Ministry

This diploma is offered uniquely through the PACE (Professional Adult Christian Education) program and is designed to equip learners 25 years old and over with the biblical foundation and leadership skills/resources to live a missional life. The program seeks to prepare people for professional leadership opportunities in the church or community and to prepare students for the possibility of advanced studies.