Prices and RegistrationDATES AND LOCATION
January 12 - 18, 2013
First United Methodist Church Richardson
503 North Central Expressway
Richardson, Texas 75080
|Youth Ministry Certification
|Youth Ministry Registration Fee
|Total Online Registration*
|Total Mail-In Registration
* Receive a $25.00 discount when you register online for Youth Ministry Certification.
** For persons seeking United Methodist Certification with graduate credit (Professional Track), the UMC General Board of Higher Education and Ministry provides this scholarship for students upon successful completion of the course. Payment is made directly to Perkins. More information is available at www.gbhem.org.
Certification courses are taught at a graduate level and require advanced reading and written assignments as well as final projects for grade(s).
Complete standards and requirements are available from the General Board of Higher Education and Ministry website information on Deacons and Diaconical Ministry.
Registration for Youth Ministry Certification closed on December 1, 2012.
You can register by the following methods:
1. Online Registration
2. Download a registration form and follow directions for submitting your form.
For program questions, call 214.768.2251
PROFESSIONAL TRACK STUDENTS
If you are registering as a PROFESSIONAL, you are not officially registered until the course request form and payment is completed and received no later than December 1 in the Office of Advanced Ministerial Studies. The form can be mailed, faxed, or emailed to the following:
Office of Advanced Ministerial Studies
PO Box 750133
Dallas, TX 75275-0133
Download Course Request Form
***Important - UM Professional Track students under the age of 30 - If you are registering as a new or returning UM Professional track student and you are under the age of 30, you cannot be enrolled in a course at SMU until you have provided proof of immunization against bacterial meningitis within the past 5 years. The SMU Health Form can be found by going to SMU Health Form. This form must be received no later than December 1 in the Office of Advanced Ministerial Studies. For more information about this university requirement you may visit the SMU Memorial Health Center webpage.
1655 North Central Expressway, Richardson, TX 75080
Online Hotel Reservations (Hot breakfast buffet included)
The Holiday Inn is located just minutes from First United Methodist Church, Richardson. Shuttle buses are provided at the beginning and end of the day. A block of rooms has been reserved for event participants. In order to receive this special rate, please make sure "SPS" is entered in the group code box on the reservation page. The special room rate will be available until December 28 or until the group block is sold out, whichever comes first.