Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary is an educational institution serving its mission through various ministries and degree programs in various subjects. The seminary has campuses in Boston and South Hamilton, Mass., and Charlotte, N.C., and Jacksonville, Fla. It offers degrees in biblical language, counseling, missions and evangelism, religion, theology, church history, divinity and educational ministries. Its campus in South Hamilton comprises the Goddard library, seminary housing, apartments, a chapel and a more than 41,000-square-foot academic center, which houses the Ockenga Institute and the doctor of ministry program. Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary operates under a charter of the Board of Higher Education of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. The seminary is a member of the Association of Theological Schools in the United States and Canada.