New Student Registration Form - Masters Level


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Fall 2014

Registration Instructions:

  1. Review the 5.2.1.a Annual Notification of Rights under FERPA information.
  2. All new M.Div., M.A.R., M.A.C. and Special Level 1 students are required to take the English Bible Assessment (EBA) prior to their registration appointment. The EBA will be available online (via Kees) from July 30th through 10pm on August 27th. 
  3. Review the Degree Completion Worksheet for your degree program and the Degree Requirements and Sample Schedules for your program (available in the online catalog) to determine which course(s) you need to take. Please note: The WTS sample schedules place the courses in proper order, according to the term offered and the prerequisites needed. Students should consult their advisor and the Registrar's Office before deviating from these sample schedules.
  4. Submit this completed form, filling out all sections, to the Registrar's Office, during your registration appointment.

Section 1

Full Name: _______________________________________________  Student ID:________________________

Full Mailing Address: __________________________________________________________________________

Program:__________________________________  Emphasis: ________________________________________

WTS Email:**_____________________@student.wts.edu   Phone (primary contact):_______________________

** ALL EMAILS FROM THE REGISTRAR'S OFFICE WILL BE SENT TO YOUR WTS EMAIL ADDRESS**

Section 2:  English Bible Assessment:   I have completed the English Bible Assessment test:  Yes _____  No _____

Section 3:  Financial/VISA Information: (Please check all that apply.)

  • I have been awarded a Westminster Scholarship: yes ____   no ____
  • I am a J/F VISA student (Please see Note 2 below): yes ____   no ____
  • I have applied/will apply for a loan for the upcoming semester: yes ____   no ____


Section 4 - Expected Graduation Year
I expect to study…

                Full-time, completing my degree in May, 2016 (MAC-2yr, MAR-2 yr)

                Full-time, completing my degree in May, 2017 (MAR-3 yr, MDiv-3 yr)

                Full-time, completing my degree in May, 2018 (MDiv - 4 yr)

                Part-time, completing my degree in May, 20____

                   (Per the catalog, maximum length for MDiv, MAR & MAC programs is 10 years.)

Section 5 - Fall 2014 Courses (please see Section 6 notes)

M.Div./M.A./M.A.R./Cert/Special

Updated July 10th, 2014

CS #COURSE NAMECRTIMEDAYRM#PROFESSOR
AP 101 S1Introduction to Apologetics38:30-10:30 am
8:30-9:30 am
T
W
3
Edgar
AP 101 S2Introduction to Apologetics36:05-9:00 pmTh2Oliphint
AP 101 SDE01Introduction to Apologetics312:00-12:01 amDistanceEd Staff
AP 603Cultural Analysis22:05-4:00 pmThYoungEdgar
AP 653The Challenge of Islam22:05-4:00 pmTYoungEdgar
AP 663Warrant & Christian Epistemology211:05-1:00 pmTCraigOliphint
CH 131Survey of Church History311:05-3:05 pmSee Notes2Jue
CH 211The Ancient Church211:05-1:00 pmTh3Trueman
CH 311The Reformation311:05-1:00 pm
2:05-3:00 pm
T
W
3
Trueman
CH 321The Church in the Modern Age48:30-10:30 amTh F3Jue
NT 011aa S1New Testament Greek 1aa42:05-4:00 pmM Th2Szerlip
NT 011aa S2New Testament Greek 1aa42:05-4:00 pmM Th5Giacobbe
NT 011aa S3New Testament Greek 1aa42:05-4:00 pmM Th4Scacewater
NT 012aNew Testament Greek 2a32:05-4:00 pm
2:05-3:00 pm
M
Th
1
Dudreck
NT 101General Intro to the N.T. I28:30-10:30 amThRustCrowe
NT 211NT Interpretation: The Gospels42:05-4:00 pm
11:05-1:00 pm
Th
F
3
Crowe
NT 311NT Interp. Genl Epistles & Rev28:30-10:30 amW1Crowe/Poythress
NT 543The Epistle of James22:05-4:00 pmTCraigKeene
NT 641N.T. Use of the O.T.22:05-4:00 pmSee NotesCraigBeale
OT 011 S1Biblical Hebrew 1a38:30-9:30 am
12:05-1:00 pm
M W F
W
5
Groves
OT 011 S2Biblical Hebrew 1a38:30-9:30 am
12:05-1:00 pm
11:05-12:00 pm
M W
W
F
5

Groves

OT 011 S3Biblical Hebrew 1a39:30-10:30 am
2:05-3:00 pm
M W F
W
5
Groves
OT 011 S4Biblical Hebrew 1a39:30-10:30 am
2:05-3:00 pm
12:05-1:00 pm
M W
W
F
5

Groves

OT 013Biblical Hebrew 3a39:35-10:30 amM W F2Kelly
OT 131Biblical Theology I36:05-9:00 pmM1Staff
OT 141Old Testament for Ministry32:05-5:00 pmW2Kelly
OT 211O.T. History & Theology I312:00-12:01 amSee Notes3Duguid
OT 311Prophetical Books311:05-1:00 pm
12:05-1:00 pm
M
W
3
Kelly
OT 461Biblical & Inscriptional Aramaic211:05-1:00 pmT4Green
PT 021P S1Ment. Min. Integration Seminar 1:05-2:00 pmTYoungWitmer
PT 021P S2Ment. Min. Integration Seminar 12:05-1:00 pmWYoungWitmer
PT 021P S3Ment. Min. Integration Seminar 1:05-2:00 pmWYoungWitmer
PT 021P S4Ment. Min. Integration Seminar 1:05-2:00 pmThYoungWitmer
PT 031PAdvanced Theological Writing I 4:05-6:00 pmTh2Altena
PT 031PAdvanced Theological Writing I 12:00-12:00 amDistanceEd Altena
PT 033PAdvanced Theological Writing II 4:05-6:00 pmTh2Altena
PT 035PAdvanced Theological Writing III    Altena
PT 111Orientation to Ministerial Formation22:05-4:00 pmT1Witmer
PT 221 S1Expository Skills & Evaluation211:05-1:00 pmM5Staff
PT 221 S2Expository Skills & Evaluation211:05-1:00 pmM4Goligher
PT 221 S3Expository Skills & Evaluation22:05-4:00 pmT5Sallade
PT 311Church Dynamics & Pastoral Practice211:05-1:00 pmTh1Witmer
PT 421Theological Biblio & Research Method14:05-5:00 pmTCraigFinlayson
PT 471Illustrating Biblical Truth12:05-3:00 pmWYoungWitmer
PT/ST 211Doctrine of the Church411:05-1:00 pm
2:05-4:00 pm
T
W
Rust
Garner
PTC 151Dynamics of Biblical Change36:05-9:00 pmSee NotesRustGroves/Powlison
PTC 221Counseling & Physiology24:05-6:00 pmTh1Emlet
PTC 251Marriage Counseling36:05-9:00 pmM3Smith
PTC 261Human Personality36:05-9:00 pmW3Welch
PTC 371P S1Counseling Observation22:05-4:00 pmTCCEFLowe
PTC 371P S2Counseling Observation22:05-4:00 pmThCCEFStryd
PTC 432Essential Qualities of a Bibl Counselor22:05-5:00 pmSee Notes3Kim
PTC 591PCCEF National Conference112:00-12:00 amSee Notes Emlet
PTM 151Mission to the City211:05-1:00 pmTh5Sarracino
PTM 671Urban Mission Seminar11:05-2:00 pmThYoungWitmer
ST 101 S1Prolegomena to Theology211:05-1:00 pmM1Garner
ST 101 S2Prolegomena to Theology24:05-6:00 pmM2Garner
ST 131Survey of Reformed Theology36:05-9:00 pmT1Tipton
ST 211Doctrine of Man22:05-4:00 pmT3Garner
ST 481The Theology of Romans28:30-10:30 amT1Tipton
ST 491Issues in Theology Proper28:30-10:30 amThCraigOliphint
ST 601The Trinitarian Theol of CorneliusVanTil211:05-1:00 pmTh4Tipton
ST 623The Theology of Wolfhart Pannenberg24:05-6:00 pmTYoungWynne

Additional Course Schedule Details:

Courses requiring permission from the Registrar's Office due to limited enrollment are as follows: NT 012a, PT 221, and PT 371P.

OT 211 - OTHT I: Dr. Iain Duguid will be offering this course in 5 intensive weekends, meeting on Fridays from 6:30-9pm and on Saturdays from 9-12pm, 1-3:30pm: Sept. 5-6; 26-27; Oct 17-18; Nov 7-8; 21-22.

CH 131 - Survey of Church History: This hybrid course is scheduled to meet every other Tuesday, beginning Sept 9th. 

PTC 151 - Dynamics of Biblical Change: This hybrid course will meet on the following Thursdays: Sept 4, 11, 25, Oct 16, 30, Nov 13, 20.

PTC 221 - Counseling and Physiology: Contrary to information contained in Degree Program Charts (2014-2015 Catalog), this course will be offered Fall 2014 on campus and not as a hybrid. (See Section 5.7.)

PTC 371P (S1) Counseling Observation: Please note that Section One of PTC 371P with Mike Emlet will be video recorded. Students who are registering for this section will be required to submit a signed disclosure form.

PTC432 - Essential Qualities of a Biblical Counselor: This course meets on the following Mondays: Sept 8, 15, 22, and 29; Oct 13, 20, and 27; Nov 3 and 10.

PTC 591P  CCEF Conference:  San Diego, CA, on Oct 3-5, 2014. For more information see: ccef.org/conference

NT 641/941 - New Testament Use of the Old Testament: From Thurs. Sept. 4 - Thurs. Oct. 2, this course will meet Mondays from 11-1pm  and Thursdays from 2-4pm. From Thurs. Oct. 9, through the end of the semester, this course will only meet on Thursdays from 2-4pm.

SUM EVAL Summative Evaluation Experience:  The Summative Evaluation Experience is scheduled Oct 16 & 17.


Section 6 - Student Privacy Rights Notice
:   

I have read the Annual Notification of Privacy Rights under FERPA.   Yes _____     No _____

I am submitting a Request to Withhold Directory Information.            Yes _____     No _____

Section 7 - Advisor Information:

Advisor Name: ______________________________________________  Appt (Date/Time): _______________


Student's Signature: __________________________________________  Date:____________________

 Notes:

  1. Check all course descriptions for limitations.
  2. Per catalog Section 5.1.2, students on a J or F VISA must study on a full-time basis (12 or more credits in both the fall and winter/spring semesters), with the maximum number of semesters of study per degree as follows: MAC - 4, MAR – 6; MDiv - 8.


Westminster Theological Seminary, P.O. Box 27009, Philadelphia, PA 19118, Fax: 215-887-5404, registrar@wts.edu