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Lead on. We're with you.

For those who’ve heard God’s call to leadership, we’re here to make the journey with you, connecting you with what you need to flourish as difference-makers. That’s our commitment as the General Board of Higher Education and Ministry. GBHEM.

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Methodist Global Education Associations

More than 800 higher education institutions worldwide are affiliated with the International Association of Methodist Schools, Colleges, and Universities (IAMSCU). GBHEM’s Regional Hubs assist in partnering the smaller, regional associations of Methodist-related educational institutions to expertise and support from the agency, as well as to other associations.


International Association of Methodist-related Schools, Colleges, and Universities (IAMSCU)

Methodist International Student Exchange Network (MISEN)


Africa Association of Methodist Institutions of Higher Education (AAMIHE)

Africa Association of United Methodist-related Theological Institutions (AAUMTI)


Asia-Pacific Association of Methodist Educational Institutions (APAMEI)

Philippine Association of Methodist Schools, Colleges, Universities and Seminaries (PAMSCUS)


Methodist Theological Schools in Europe (MTSE)

Latin America

Latin American Association of Methodist Educational Institutions (ALAMEI)

North America

Association of United Methodist Theological School (AUMTS)

National Association of Schools and Colleges of The United Methodist Church (NASCUMC)


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