Course of Study School
The Course of Study is a program of The General Board of Higher Education and Ministry of The United Methodist Church. It provides a basic theological education, as prescribed by the United Methodist Book of Discipline (par. 1421.3d), to licensed local pastors. The Basic Course of Study is a five-year curriculum required of all licensed local pastors who are not enrolled in a seminary degree program.
Dates for Perkins Basic Course of Study School 2015 are
July 12 to August 7.
First session: July 12–24
Second session: July 26–August 7