For questions regarding the program, admissions requirements, or the application process, please contact Roni Zimmerman, Graduate Recruiting Coordinator, at 325-674-3735 or

Application materials should be sent to:

Abilene Christian University 
Doctor of Ministry Program
ACU Box 29405
Abilene, TX 79699-9405

Phone: 325-674-3732
Toll Free: 855-822-3267
Fax: 325-674-6716

If you have specific questions for the department, please contact:

Dr. Carson Reed
Director, Doctor of Ministry Program
Assistant Professor of Practical Theology
Karissa Herchenroeder
Assistant Director
Doctor of Ministry Program

"The ACU D.Min. program is to be commended for the way it prepares ministers and leaders to work in a changing world and congregational environment. I highly recommend this program to anyone who wants to better serve their congregation and lead people toward Christ."

--Mark Henry, class of 1996

    Application Deadline:
 Summer 2015
  • January 31, 2015

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For some, the journey to victory can be pretty grueling. Such was the case for Danny Mercer, preaching minister for Friendswood Church of Christ near Houston. After suffering from a cancerous brain tumor, he beat the disease and completed his Doctor of Ministry degree at ACU in 2013.


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