ACS Software Review - why 4 stars?

ACS Software Review
ITQlick Score: 97/100
ITQlick Rating: (4/5)
Pricing: 6/10 - average cost
Category: Church Management -> ACS Software
Ranking:Ranked 1 out of 27 Church Management systems
Company: ACS Technologies
Pricing: starts at $279.95 per license
Typical customers: Medium and large size businesses
Platforms: Desktop
Links: ACS Software pricing, ACS Software alternatives

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / updated: Oct 09, 2020

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What is ACS Software?

ACS Software is a church management product that equips users with a ton of tools to help them operate an effective church ministry. The software allows users to track important info about church services, and it also provides insights into vital areas of the ministry. Meanwhile, it can be customized to fit users exact staff needs and ministry goals.

Some key features of this software are members information management, church accounting, attendance management, and facility scheduler. ACS Software is powered by ACS TechnologiesĀ®, a privately held computer software company based in Florence, South Carolina, USA. The company has an employee size of over 800 workers. ACS TechnologiesĀ® was ranked 11th in the South Carolina Chamber of Commerce list of Best Places to Work.

What is ACS Software rating? ()

The rating of ACS Software is 4 stars out of 5 and the total score is 97 out of 100. The ratings are based on our unbiased experts. Learn more in our rating methodology page

Who are ACS Software's typical customers?

The typical customers include the following business size: Medium and large size businesses.

Is ACS Software the best Church Management?

ACS Software is ranked 1 out of 27 software in their category (Church Management systems).

What are ACS Software's pros? (4 Pros)

  • Implementation of the software is smooth, and there is always backup from the support team
  • The payroll tool is very functional and easy to use
  • The software has a fast response
  • Data entry is efficient

What are ACS Software's cons? (2 cons)

  • It does not have communication tools such as email distribution as of yet
  • The available dashboards are not customizable

Who are their main alternatives?

Popular alternatives to ACS Software: Servant Keeper, ParishSOFT, Breeze, Churchteams, ChurchTrac Online, Shelby Church, Donarius, Church Community Builder, Church Windows, Aplos. The full list of competitors can be found here.

What is the cost of ACS Software?

The cost of license starts at $279.95 per license. On top of the total cost of licenses which is easy to calculate - what is the REAL total cost of implementation? You need to add the cost of training, customization, data migration, and other "hidden cost". ITQlick pricing score is 6 out of 10 (10 is most expensive). Find here the REAL total cost breakdown for ACS Software

What should you ask ACS Technologies during a demo session? (65 questions)

Schedule a demo with ACS Software and access 65 must ask questions for the vendor while watching ACS Software in action. Visit the vendor's website here.

Is it the right software for you?

ACS Software is designed to serve small, medium, and large-sized religious organizations. Church staff, church headquarters, as well as zonal religious gatherings will benefit from the software.

ACS Software's list of categories:

Calendar
Scheduling

ACS Software Vs. Alternatives

ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score ITQlick Score is a 1 to 100 score, based on pricing, and functionality Vs. alternative solutions
Pricing pricing Score is a 1 to 10 score, based on the TCO (cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
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ACS
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
97/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
6/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$279.95 per license
Functionality
3
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Servant
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
96/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
2/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$599 per license
Functionality
3
ParishSOFT
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
92/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
6/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
Pricing not available
Functionality
3
Breeze
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
91/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
2/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$50 per month
Functionality
3
Review
Churchteams
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
90/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
2/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$37 per month
Functionality
3
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