The seminary experience For part-time licensed Local Pastors in the United Methodist Church
Great news!!! Course of Study will be Onlinefor every class!! You can once again enjoy meeting with your fellow pastors from the comfort of your home! Our online teaching method will be used for all Course of Study and License to Preach Schools.
New for all students! All students will be given access to the Digital Theological Library free of charge, after they complete registration. Many of your books can be found there and it will be a way to save a significant amount of money.
Rev. Beth Miller is our Director of the Mississippi Course of Study School and Director of License to Preach School Rev. Beth can be reached via email firstname.lastname@example.org
All classes are in an Online Format. What is involved in an Online Course?
Class length has not changed. Each class will be a total 20 hours of work, as required by GBHEM.
8 (two-hour) ZOOM meetings on a weekday night or a Saturday. Each class designates the day it will be held and it will be that day/time for all 8 sessions. ( 16 hours of Synchronous Work - done as a group at the same time)
Independent work (reading & pre-work found in your syllabus)
Course Connect - Our LMS where you have independent assignments done online at your own pace, but that have deadlines. (4 hours of Asynchronous work-not done as a group at the same time)
To find out more, read MSCOS Policies and Guidelines above.
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)
Before you register for Course of Study...
You must have a copy of your Official Transcript, less than one year old, to Register for All Course of Study Classes.
Assignment Cover Sheet:Download and turn in with all assignments. A Course of Study Completion Plan is available here. Download the informational guide GETTING STARTED WITH ONLINE LEARNING HERE To Access Course Connect Click here. Click here for the GBHEM Prerequisite Policy. For questions, contact the Center for Ministry, 601.974.1488, or email@example.com.
Mailing Address: Center for Ministry Box 150041 Millsaps College 1701 N. State Street Jackson, MS 39210