Before you register for Course of Study... You must have a copy of your Official Transcript to Register for All Course of Study Classes. Your Official Transcript must be less than one year old. Official transcripts may be obtained by contacting the General Board of Higher Education and Ministry Registrar at firstname.lastname@example.org. COS 121 and COS 122 are prerequisites for all other COS classes. Do your best to take courses in order, starting with year one (100 level courses) and ending with year five (500 level classes), Click here for the GBHEM Prerequisite Policy.
What is involved in an ONLINE COURSE? ZOOM meetings (Synchronous Work - done as a group at the same time) Independent work (reading & pre-work found in your syllabus) Course Connect - independent assignments done online at your own pace, but that have deadlines. You must do ALL sections of the course to receive credit. GBHEM requires that no student miss more than 20% of any COS Course. (20% = 4 hours)
Download the informational guide GETTING STARTED WITH ONLINE LEARNING HERE
To reserve your hotel room, please click the link below. The Residence Marriott at the District at Eastover Reservations must be made by the student. Make sure you select the correct dates for your class. You must provide a credit card to secure your reservation, but not charges will be applied. You will pay the Center for Ministry directly for your stay if you choose the above option. You are free to make other arrangements for your stay if you desire. For Dining Options near Millsaps College Click Here
No decision has been made on class structure in 2022.
COS 121 and COS 122 are prerequisites for all other courses. Courses should be taken in order, beginning with year one courses and culminating with year five courses.Please note that the course numbers have changed in recent years. If you have been taking classes since before 2015, we strongly encourage you to review the course catalog, the completion plan below and your official GBHEM transcript closely as you plan your schedule. A Course of Study Completion Plan is available here. MSCOS reserves the right to alter this schedule and/or faculty roster as needed at any time.
By pre-registering online, you indicate that you have read and agreed to the MSCOS policies and procedures as outlined in the 2021 course catalog, which can be downloaded above. All registrations must be signed by a student's District Superintendent and Local Pastor Registrar in order to be approved.
Resources for MSCOS 2020-2021 Students
Your syllabus will be available above. you will need to have signatures from your DS and Local Pastor Registrar in order to receive your grade.
2021 MSCOS Catalog Catalog includes printable registration form, and information on fees, payments, policies, and procedures. By registering online, you indicate that you have read and agreed to the policies and procedures outlined in the most recent 2021 MSCOS catalog.