The Advanced Ministerial Development (AMD) Committee seeks the best-qualified Ministry Context Mentors for partnership in the AMD Program.

Qualifications for Ministry Context Mentor (MCM):

  • Possesses a master’s degree in a ministry related field or has 10 years of competent ministry experience in lieu of a Master’s degree.*
  • Has served in a full-time ministry position for at least three years.*
  • Has served in their current position for at least one year.*
  • Will commit to participate in required MCM Orientation and Training Sessions.
  • Commits to being a supportive and confidential person with whom the student can share openly and honestly.
  • Adheres to Andrews University standards regarding sexual harassment and misconduct and exhibits ethical behavior and respect for boundaries at all times.
  • Has a deep interest in being a mentor and time to devote to mentoring responsibilities.
  • Commits to the seminarian’s spiritual, professional, and personal growth.
  • Commits to completing required reports in a timely manner.
  • May not be a relative of the student     

*Requests for exceptions to the AMD Mentor Qualifications should be brought to the Advanced Ministerial Development Committee for consideration.