Shelby Church Vs ACS Software (Apr 2021)

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / Apr 29, 2021

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Bottom Line: Which is Better - Shelby Church or ACS Software?

Shelby Church is more expensive to implement (TCO) than ACS Software, ACS Software is rated higher (97/100) than Shelby Church (89/100).

Looking for the right Church Management solution for your business? buyers like you are primarily concerned about the real total implementation cost (TCO), full list of features, vendor reliability, user reviews, pros and cons. In this article we compare between the 2 software products:

How Shelby Systems compares with ACS Technologies?

Shelby Systems: Shelby Systems supplies the software and financial tools needed to help ministries and organizations thrive. Since 1976, Shelby Systems has been a leader in providing software to churches, parishes, denominational headquarters, independent ministries, and development organizations. There are over 24,000 users who are currently supported all over...

ACS Technologies: ACS Technologies is more than a software and services company. We are a group of like-minded people focused on supporting the day to day efforts of your church or school ministry, and we would consider it a privilege to help you.

Who's more expensive? Shelby Church or ACS Software?

The real total cost of ownership (TCO) of Church Management software includes the software license, subscription fees, software training, customizations, hardware (if needed), maintenance & support and other related services. When calculating the TCO it's important to add all of these "hidden cost" as well. We prepared a TCO calculator for Shelby Church and ACS Software.

Shelby Church price starts at $179 per month , on a scale between 1 to 10 Shelby Church is rated 10, which is much higher than the average cost of Church Management software. ACS Software price starts at $279.95 per license , when comparing ACS Software to their competitors, the software is rated 6 - similar to the average Church Management software cost.

Bottom line: Shelby Church is more expensive than ACS Software.

Which software includes more/better features?

As with any business software solutions, it’s important to consider the features & functionality. The tool should support the processes, workflows, reports and needs that matter to your team. To help you evaluate this, we've compared Shelby Church Vs. ACS Software based on some of the most important and required Church Management features. Shelby Church: We are still working to collect the list of features for Shelby Church. ACS Software: We are still working to collect the list of features for ACS Software.

Target customer size

Customers of the software include faith-based organizations of all sizes and a variety of types. and ACS Software's target customer size include: Medium and large size businesses.

Shelby Church

ITQlick rating
(4/5)

starts at $179 per month

ShelbyNext is a web based church management solution for faith-based organizations of all sizes. It offers such capabilities as attendance tracking, volunteer management, volunteer management, and others. The s...

Categories: Attendance Tracking, Contact management, Non-Profit Volunteer Management.

ACS Software

ITQlick rating
(4/5)

starts at $279.95 per license

ACS Software is a church management product that equips users with a ton of tools to help them operate an effective church ministry.

Categories: Calendar, Scheduling.

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Shelby Church: 0 Features

We are working to collect the list of features

ACS Software: 0 Features

We are working to collect the information
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
ITQlick score ITQlick Score is a 1 to 100, the calculation is based on pricing, and functionality Vs. alternative solutions
Pricing score pricing Score is a 1 to 10 (10 is high cost), based on the TCO (cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
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Shelby
ITQlick rating
4/5
Score
89/100
Pricing
10/10
License pricing
$179 per month
Functionality
3
Review
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ACS
ITQlick rating
4/5
Score
97/100
Pricing
6/10
License pricing
$279.95 per license
Functionality
3
Review
Servant
ITQlick rating
4.7/5
Score
96/100
Pricing
2/10
License pricing
$299 per license
Functionality
3
ParishSOFT
ITQlick rating
4/5
Score
92/100
Pricing
6/10
License pricing
Pricing not available
Functionality
3
Breeze
ITQlick rating
4.9/5
Score
91/100
Pricing
2/10
License pricing
$50 per month
Functionality
3
Review
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Shlomi holds a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Information System Engineering from Ben Gurion University in Israel. Shlomi brings 15 years of global IT and IS management experience as a consultant, and implementation expert for small, medium and large size (global) companies.