Impacting Eternity - winning the lost and training the found - everywhere!

Global University is a fully accredited non profit Christian University, in the Pentecostal tradition, based out of Springfield, Missouri, and founded by a merger of the former ICI University and Berean University. As a worldwide distance learning pioneer, the university integrates education and service through a network in 150 countries, including the United States.

Its three main languages of instruction are English, Spanish and French. Many courses have already been translated into various languages.

Four schools comprise Global University: School for Evangelism and Discipleship, Berean School of the Bible, Undergraduate School of Bible and Theology and Graduate School of Theology.

​The vision of Global University is to impact eternity by reaching the lost and training the found, everywhere.

Ditmar Mittelstaedt

National Representative

Graduate Studies

Christine Kopytek

National Representative

Undergraduate Studies, BSB, SED, Graduate Studies

Mission Statement


Global University is a Christian university that:

  • integrates education and service through a worldwide network for student support.

  • provides access to ministerial training from adult continuing education to the graduate level.

  • produces curricular materials in multiple languages.

  • serves the local church and Christian community through evangelism, discipleship, and leadership training through nonresidential distributed learning methods.

Global University Germany

Our National Office serves students in Germany and some other European countries and helps them reach their academic goals. Our focus is on Evangelism, Discipleship, and training you for your ministry, as well as academic degrees.

We provide study material for self-study or study groups as well as various study programs from certificates to academic degrees. You're welcome to contact us!

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