Prospective Students Invited to Attend Inside Perkins Event on Wednesday, April 11

DALLAS (SMU) - Are you discerning a call to ministry? Explore the possibilities of life-changing graduate theological education at Perkins School of Theology during a free information session offered from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Wednesday, April 11.

Designed for prospective degree and non-degree students, Inside Perkins will provide a first-hand look at the range of educational opportunities offered at both the Dallas campus and through the Houston-Galveston Extension Program.

During the day-long event, participants will have an opportunity to engage with students and faculty, attend a class with James Kang Hoon Lee, Assistant Professor of the History of Early Christianity, tour the school’s facilities and learn more about admissions and financial aid. Additionally, attendees can discover more and inquire about Perkins’ Global Theological Education and Intern programs.

“Attending Inside Perkins gives prospective students the unique opportunity to experience our learning community first-hand,” said Herbert Coleman, Director of Recruitment and Admissions. “We will provide an up-close look at how a Perkins education will further enhance a student’s journey and call to ministry.”

Visit the Perkins School of Theology website for more information about Inside Perkins as well as to register for the program. If you have additional questions contact, Rev. Dr. Margot Perez-Greene, Associate Dean of Enrollment Management, at or 214-768-3332.

Registration information available online.


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, Master of Theology, Doctor of Ministry, and Doctor of Pastoral Music as well as the Ph.D., in cooperation with The Graduate Program in Religious Studies at SMU’s Dedman College of Humanities and Sciences.