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Perkins Extends Application Deadline for Fall 2014


July 2, 2014

DALLAS – Perkins School of Theology, Southern Methodist University has extended the deadline for those applying for the fall 2014 semester.

The extended deadline for submission of fall 2014 applications for programs at the Perkins/SMU or Houston-Galveston Extention Program  is August 1. Prospective students can find additional information at smu.edu/perkins/admissions or apply online at smu.edu/apply2perkins. Financial aid is still available for fall 2014: complete the FAFSA application at http://www.fafsa.ed.gov/ and enter the SMU school code – 003613.

In addition, to better accommodate the scheduling needs of students, Perkins will offer three evening courses this fall:

   • Spiritual Formation – Tuesdays, 6:00 to 7:20 p.m.

   • Christian Heritage I – Wednesdays, 6:00 to 8:50 p.m.

   • Interpretation of the New Testament I – Thursdays, 6:00 to 8:50 p.m.

For more information about Inside Perkins or applying for the fall 2014 semester, contact Herbert Coleman, hcoleman@smu.edu, 214.768.2139.

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Perkins School of Theology, founded in 1911, is one of five official University-related schools of theology of The United Methodist Church. Degree programs include the Master of Divinity, Master of Sacred Music, Master of Theological Studies, Master of Arts in Ministry, and Doctor of Ministry, as well as the Ph.D., in cooperation with The Graduate Program in Religious Studies at SMU’s Dedman College of Humanities and Sciences.