"Inside Perkins" Event for Prospective Students in Houston-Galveston Area

DALLAS – The Houston-Galveston Extension Program of Perkins School of Theology, Southern Methodist University will host Inside Perkins, an evening event for prospective degree and non-degree students, October 20, 2014, in the Crossroads building, 3501 W. Alabama at Edloe, in Houston. Inside Perkins offers the opportunity for prospective students to meet faculty, interact with current students, and learn about admissions and financial aid.

Inside Perkins offers opportunities for a look at graduate theological education and preparation for ministry with Perkins School of Theology,” says Tracy Anne Allred, director of Student Services at Perkins. “It is a great introduction to the rich student experience Perkins offers in our Houston-Galveston Extension Program."

This Inside Perkins event will begin at 5:30 pm and conclude by 7:45 p.m., with an optional tour of the facilities afterward. Dinner will be served.

Inside Perkins is free and open to the public, although registration is requested. Register at http://www.smu.edu/Perkins/visit/insideperkins/RegistrationForm.

Schedule for October 20 Inside Perkins [PDF] 

For more information contact:

Rev. Susan Buchanan,
Director of Recruitment and Student Services
Houston-Galveston Extension Program,
Perkins School of Theology
susan@smu.edu, 713.621.5059

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Houston-Galveston Extension Program:

Learn more about Inside Perkins 

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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.