2014 Summer Course of Study Application/Enrollment

The Course of Study for Ordained Ministry has been established by the Board of Higher Education and Ministry of the United Methodist Church as an alternate educational route for persons seeking to serve as pastors in United Methodist congregations.

Duke Divinity School cooperates with the board to offer the Course of Study program each summer and on a part-time basis on weekends throughout the academic year.


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Application
  Details Date   Fee Total
Regular Application Fee ($150)    

Have you ever received a NetID from Duke before?
If so, what was your NetID?
Enrollment for Courses

Select the courses you are applying to take.  If you choose not to pay today, a hold will be placed on your enrollment until we receive your application fee, your tuition payment for each class, and the completed application approval form.


Session I [Basic: June 29-July 10; Advanced: June 29-July 11]
Please choose up to two courses:


7:45-10:00 a.m. Class Period

           
I am not required to attend any of the following
111: Pastor as Interpreter of the Bible ($50)    

           
213: Formation for Christian Discipleship ($50)    

           
311: New Testament 1 ($50)    

           
411: Hebrew Bible II ($50)    

           
512: Contemporary Theology ($50)    

           
Advanced Christian Formation ($150)    

11:00 am - 1:15 pm Class Period
           
I am not required to attend any of the following
114: Pastoral Leadership & Administration ($50)    

           
211: Hebrew Bible ($50)    

           
313: Evangelism ($50)    

           
413: Worship and Sacraments ($50)    

           
513: God's Transforming Agent ($50)    

           
Advanced New Testament ($150)    

Session II [Basic: July 13-24; Advanced: July 13-25]
Please choose up to two courses:


7:45-10:00 a.m. Class Period

           
I am not required to attend any of the following
113: Pastoral Care for Spiritual Formation ($50)    

           
214: Preaching ($50)    

           
312: Historical Theology: Reformation ($50)    

           
412: Wesleyan Movement ($50)    

           
514: Theology and Practice of Ministry ($50)    

           
Advanced Leadership and Administration ($150)    

11:00 am - 1:15 pm Class Period
           
I am not required to attend any of the following
112: Theology in the Wesleyan Tradition ($50)    

           
212: Historical Theology: Early and Medieval ($50)    

           
314: Pastoral Care and Counseling ($50)    

           
414: Pastoral & Social Ethics ($50)    

           
511: New Testament II ($50)    

           
Advanced History ($150)    

Student Activities
Please indicate the number of tickets you wish to purchase or check the option to confirm your participation.
           
Durham Bulls Tickets ($9.68 per ticket and tax)  
July 3, 2014 at 7:00 p.m.
   

Choir
The student choir prepares an anthem for the daily chapel services and provides special music for other occasions including Closing Convocation. Would you like to participate?
           
Yes, I would like to participate in the Choir.    

Opening Dinner
The Opening Dinner will be held on Sunday, June 29 for Session I and Sunday, July 13 for Session II. Please indicate how many guests will be joining you. Cost is free for registered SCOS students and $10.75 per accompanying guest. Will you be attending?
           
Yes, I plan to attend the Opening Dinner for Session I.    
Number of additional Guests ($10.75 each)    
Yes, I plan to attend the Opening Dinner for Session II.    
Number of additional Guests ($10.75 each)    

Parking
Students who require parking will be assigned a zone based on their housing accommodations. Parking is $10 per vehicle. How many vehicles will you need to park on campus?
           
Number of vehicles ($10 per vehicle)    

Special Needs
Please describe any dietary restrictions or special requests for accessibility or parking.
Special needs
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