Chaplaincy Program

We have an amazing program at an e-learning faith-based University called Global Oved Dei Seminary and University GODSU. Our Earned Degreed Programs as well as Chaplaincy Programs have impacted lives.

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Global Oved Dei Seminary and University (GODSU), is a 501(c)(3) Interfaith E-learning Global Florida Department Of Education Commission of Independent Studies approved degree-issuing Religious Institution of Higher Learning under Florida Statute 1005.06 (1)(f) in Miramar (Ft. Lauderdale, suburbs), Florida.

GODSU has the most diverse Chaplaincy program offerings in the world with FIFTEEN (15) Chaplaincy Diploma Programs:

Medical, Health, & Wellness chaplaincy in GODSU is a specialized program within the broader context of spiritual and physical care courses that focus on providing support and comfort to individuals facing health challenges. Chaplains in this field work in various healthcare settings, such as hospitals, hospices, and long-term care facilities, offering spiritual and emotional guidance to patients, their families, and healthcare staff. The program and courses play a crucial role in addressing the spiritual and existential needs of individuals coping with illness, trauma, or end-of-life issues. The chaplains of this program often collaborate with healthcare teams to ensure holistic care for patients, recognizing the interconnectedness of physical, emotional, and spiritual dimensions of health. GODSU aims to enhance the overall well-being of individuals by providing a compassionate and empathetic presence during times of medical crises and promoting a sense of hope, peace, and meaning in the face of health challenges.

Christian Faith Chaplaincy is a GODSU program for spiritual care that centers on providing pastoral assistant support within a Christian context. Chaplains in this program are typically affiliated with Christian denominations and serve in diverse settings such as hospitals, hospices, schools, military, prisons, and universities. GODSU offer the students courses for spiritual guidance, prayer, and counseling while, emphasizing the teachings and beliefs of the Christian faith. Chaplains of Christian Faith often collaborate with other healthcare professionals to address the spiritual needs of those they serve, fostering a sense of hope, comfort, and connection to faith traditions. Christian Faith Chaplaincy role extends beyond crisis intervention to encompass ongoing pastoral assistance care, religious rituals, and support for individuals navigating challenges within the framework of Christian beliefs and values.

Islamic Faith Chaplaincy is a GODSU program for spiritual care that focuses on providing support and guidance within the Islamic tradition. Chaplains in this program typically serve in diverse settings, including hospitals, hospices, schools, prisons, universities, correctional facilities, and the military. They offer spiritual counseling, prayer, and assistance to individuals, respecting the principles and teachings of Islam. Islamic Faith Chaplains work to meet the religious and emotional needs of Muslims in various life circumstances, collaborating with other professionals to ensure holistic care. Islamic Faith Chaplaincy role is beyond crisis intervention, which also involves fostering a sense of spiritual well-being, helping individuals navigate challenges within the framework of Islamic ethics and values, and facilitating religious practices such as prayer and ritual observances. Islamic Faith Chaplains contribute to the overall well-being of individuals by offering culturally sensitive and faith-based support.

C-Suite Chaplaincy is an emerging GODSU program that involves providing spiritual and ethical guidance to executives and leaders in the corporate world, commonly referred to as the C-Suite. Chaplains in this role work within organizations to support top-level executives in navigating the complex challenges of leadership. They offer confidential counseling, moral guidance, and a space for reflection on ethical decision-making. C-Suite Chaplains aim to foster a sense of purpose, values, and well-being among leaders, recognizing the impact of ethical leadership on both organizational culture and individual fulfillment. GODSU C- Suite chaplaincy acknowledges the spiritual and moral dimensions of leadership, assisting executives in maintaining a balance between professional responsibilities and personal values, ultimately contributing to a more ethically grounded and purpose-driven corporate environment.

Corporate Chaplaincy is a GODSU specialized program of workplace support that involves providing emotional, spiritual, and pastoral assistant care to employees within a corporate setting. Chaplains in this role operate within companies and organizations, offering a confidential and compassionate presence to employees facing personal or professional challenges. Corporate Chaplains may assist with issues such as stress, grief, and work-life balance, fostering a supportive environment that acknowledges the holistic well-being of individuals. Chaplains often engage in active listening, counseling, and facilitating resources to address the diverse needs of employees. GODSU Corporate Chaplaincy recognizes the importance of addressing the spiritual and emotional dimensions of individuals within the workplace, contributing to a more caring and resilient organizational culture.

Multifaith Chaplaincy is a diverse and inclusive GODSU program to spiritual care that acknowledges and respects the religious beliefs and practices of individuals from various faith traditions. Chaplains in this program are trained to provide support and guidance in settings such as hospitals, hospices, universities, prisons, and the military, where individuals of different faiths come together. The primary focus of this program is on creating an environment that accommodates the religious diversity of the community, offering pastoral assistant care that is sensitive and inclusive. Multifaith Chaplains work to bridge cultural and religious gaps, facilitating meaningful conversations, rituals, and ceremonies while fostering understanding and respect among individuals of different faith backgrounds. Multifaith Chaplaincy role is to promote a sense of unity, harmony, and spiritual well-being within diverse communities, recognizing the richness that comes from embracing a multitude of religious perspectives.

Entrepreneurship Chaplaincy is an innovative and evolving GODSU program of support tailored for individuals engaged in entrepreneurial pursuits and business ventures. Chaplains in this field work to provide holistic guidance to entrepreneurs, acknowledging the unique challenges and pressures they face in the dynamic world of business. They offer a blend of spiritual, emotional, and practical support, assisting entrepreneurs in navigating the complexities of decision-making, ethical considerations, and work-life balance. Entrepreneurship Chaplains may engage in coaching, mentorship, and spiritual counsel to foster resilience, ethical leadership, and a sense of purpose among those involved in entrepreneurial endeavors. This form of chaplaincy recognizes the interconnectedness of personal values and professional success, contributing to the well-being and ethical foundation of individuals within the entrepreneurial landscape.

Marriage and Family Life Chaplaincy is a GODSU program within spiritual care that focuses on providing support and guidance to individuals and families within the context of marriage and family dynamics. Chaplains in this role work to address the spiritual, emotional, and relational aspects of married life and family relationships. They offer counseling, pastoral assistant care, and resources to help couples navigate challenges, strengthen their relationships, and enhance their spiritual well-being. Marriage and Family Life Chaplains may also provide support during significant life events such as weddings, births, and losses, recognizing the importance of spiritual and emotional connections within the family unit. Their role extends beyond crisis intervention to proactive engagement, fostering healthy communication, resilience, and a sense of purpose within the complex landscape of marriage and family dynamics.

Interfaith Chaplaincy is a GODSU program of spiritual care that embraces diversity and fosters understanding among individuals from different religious backgrounds. Chaplains in this field are trained to provide support, counsel, and spiritual guidance in various settings where people of diverse faiths come together, such as hospitals, universities, and the military. Interfaith Chaplains work to create an inclusive and respectful environment that honors the beliefs and practices of everyone, facilitating dialogue and cooperation among various religious traditions. GODSU Interfaith Chaplaincy strive to promote a sense of unity and shared humanity, recognizing the common aspects of spirituality that transcend religious boundaries. The Interfaith Chaplaincy plays a crucial role in building bridges, fostering mutual respect, and contributing to a harmonious coexistence among people of different faiths within diverse communities.

Love & Spiritual Chaplaincy is a unique and compassionate program to spiritual care that centers on the transformative power of love in fostering spiritual well-being. Chaplains in this program recognize love as a universal force that transcends religious, cultural, and personal boundaries. They provide support and guidance through a lens of love, compassion, and empathy, addressing the spiritual and emotional needs of individuals. Love & Spiritual Chaplains work in diverse settings, including healthcare, counseling, and community outreach, offering a holistic approach that embraces the interconnectedness of love, spirituality, and overall well-being. Love & Spiritual Chaplaincy role involves creating a space for individuals to explore and experience the transformative and healing aspects of love, contributing to a sense of peace, connection, and fulfillment in their spiritual journeys.

Prison & Hospital Chaplaincy is a GODSU program of spiritual care that addresses the unique needs of individuals in confined environments, such as prisons and hospitals. Chaplains in this program work to provide support, spiritual guidance, and pastoral assistant care to inmates and patients, recognizing the challenging circumstances they face. In prisons, Chaplains may assist individuals in finding hope, meaning, and redemption through religious services, counseling, and support groups. In hospitals, they offer comfort and spiritual counsel to patients and their families during times of illness, crisis, or end-of-life care. Both settings involve navigating complex emotional and spiritual terrain, and Prison & Hospital Chaplains play a vital role in promoting healing, resilience, and a sense of dignity within these often-challenging environments. Prison & Hospital Chaplaincy contributes to the well-being of those facing incarceration or health-related difficulties, fostering spiritual and emotional support in times of vulnerability.

Professional leadership development chaplaincy in GODSU involves cultivating the skills and qualities necessary for individuals to excel in guiding and supporting others within diverse spiritual and pastoral contexts. This multifaceted program encompasses honing effective communication, active listening, and empathy skills to facilitate meaningful connections with those seeking spiritual guidance. Chaplains engaged in leadership development often focus on self-awareness, ethical decision-making, and cultural competency to navigate the complexities of providing spiritual care in various settings. Additionally, professional leadership development program may explore strategies for fostering collaboration with healthcare professionals, promoting inclusivity, and adapting to the evolving landscape of religious and spiritual diversity. Continuous learning, reflection, and mentorship play crucial roles in shaping chaplains into adept leaders capable of providing compassionate and inclusive spiritual support in a wide range of situations.

Ethical business practices chaplaincy in GODSU involve upholding a strong commitment to moral integrity and principles while navigating the intersection of spirituality and commerce. Chaplains engaged in business environments prioritize transparency, honesty, and fairness in their interactions with individuals, organizations, and stakeholders. This includes respecting confidentiality, maintaining the highest standards of professionalism, and ensuring that their spiritual guidance aligns with ethical norms. Moreover, ethical business chaplaincy underscores the importance of fostering a culture of inclusivity, where diverse perspectives are respected and religious beliefs are accommodated without discrimination. Chaplains may actively engage in ethical decision-making processes, seeking to address moral dilemmas and conflicts in a manner that reflects their dedication to fostering a workplace environment that values both the spiritual and ethical dimensions of business practices.

Global business practices chaplaincy in GODSU takes on a crucial role in promoting cultural understanding, ethical engagement, and spiritual well-being across diverse international contexts. Chaplains operating in global business settings navigate the complexities of cross-cultural communication, recognizing and respecting the unique religious and spiritual perspectives of individuals from various backgrounds. Global business practices chaplaincy plays a pivotal role in fostering inclusivity and harmony within multinational teams, emphasizing values that transcend cultural boundaries. Moreover, GODSU chaplains engaged in global business practices prioritize ethical decision-making, encouraging responsible corporate behavior and social responsibility on a global scale. Global business practices chaplaincy serves as a source of support and guidance, contributing to the development of a workplace culture that values not only financial success but also the holistic well-being of individuals within the diverse fabric of the global business community.

Essential business practices and procedures in GODSU chaplaincy involve the integration of spiritual and pastoral assistant care principles into the organizational fabric to enhance the overall well-being of individuals within a business setting. Chaplains participating in these practices focus on creating a supportive environment through active listening, empathy, and compassionate communication. Essential business practices and procedures chaplaincy contributes to the development of workplace cultures that prioritize the holistic needs of employees, addressing not only professional concerns but also spiritual and personal dimensions. Chaplains often engage in crisis intervention, providing emotional and spiritual support during challenging times, while also promoting conflict resolution and fostering a sense of community. Additionally, chaplaincy plays a role in ethical decision-making, ensuring that the organization adheres to values that prioritize the dignity and integrity of individuals, creating a business environment that is not only successful but also ethically and spiritually enriching.

Chaplains are trained, certified leaders attached to either a religious and/or nonreligious institution/organization.


A. Our Chaplaincy Programs:

“What is a Chaplain and What Does He / She Do?”

Chaplains are essentially empathetic trained leaders attached to either a secular and/or spiritual institution/organization. Our Chaplains are certified and licensed.

Accordingly, below are the requirements:

1. Alum Recommendation: I have already recommended you.

2. GODSU Chaplaincy Programs $800.

3. Attend 3 HR LIVE RESIDENCY before graduation. 15%

4. Volunteer In-kind 20 MINUTES MINIMUM PER MONTH using your gifts and talents to increase the legacy of GODSU. 15%


Upon registration and payment for our Chaplaincy program, each licensed graduate may Benefit from the following items from GODSU:

1).  Complete Chaplaincy coursework, including quizzes and a final exam

2).  Federal confidential criminal background check

3).  A personalized large gold-plated badge with your name and Chaplain ID number

4).  An ID card with your picture, name and Chaplain ID imprinted

5).  A diploma that serves as a Chaplain license

6).  A leather wallet that will house your badge (#1) and your ID card (#2)                        

7).  Opportunity to Speak at the GODSU Graduation Seminar                                                    

8).  Opportunity to Speak at GODSU Empower U Seminars and Tours  

9).  Complimentary participation in GODSU Graduation ceremony

10). Receive expensive embossed 20×22 diploma cover                                            

11). Placement of Picture and Biography in GODSU Graduation Program              

12). Membership to our Exclusive GODSU Alum Association                                              

13). Opportunity to have picture and Biography in GODSU African Bible                          

14). Opportunity to obtain GODSU Official Jacket and Golf Shirt embossed with 30,000 thread logo, your title, name and your company name or title.

Some of our noteworthy recipients of various diplomas, degrees and/or Staff include:

Former Ambassador of Ghana to the USA H.E. Dr. Barfuor Adjei-Barwuah, Chaplain, GODSU Spokesperson

Former Ambassador of the African Union HE Ambassador Dr. Arikana Chihombori-Quao MD

Current Ambassador of the African Union to the USA, H.E. Ambassador Hilda Suka Mafudze

Billionaire Builder H.E. Dr. Michael V. Roberts, Chaplain; GODSU 1st Dean of Entrepreneurial Studies

Former Nigerian Minister of Maritime Hon. Olugbenga Leke Oyewole

Imam of the Nation’s Mosque, Imam Dr Talib Shareef, Chaplain,

GODSU Director of Interfaith Council

Professor Emeritus

Dr. Na’im Akbar, World Renowned Clinical Psychologist

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