Currently offered PATHWAYS courses are listed below.
L3.6 Professional Boundaries and Ministerial Self-Care (Feb 27-Apr 9) – In this course, we will explore ethics and their application for professional pastoral ministers. We will consider the boundaries that define the relationships between professional pastoral ministers and congregants. ($295)
L1.4 The Stories of Christian Saints and Sinners (Mar 6-Apr 16) – This course provides an overview of the 2000 plus year history of the Christian church in chronological order and in themes or patterns within the history. ($295)
L1.5 Spiritual Care of Self and Others (May 1-Jun 11) – This course is an opportunity for participants to explore their understanding of self as members of a Christian community and to develop skills to teach and support others about specific aspects of the Christian tradition that support self-care. ($295)
L2.4 New Testament Hermeneutics (May 1 – June 11) – In this course, participants will explore the New Testament using historical critical methods and other tools of Biblical interpretation. Participants will learn the interpretive tool of sanctified imagination and apply Biblical insight to 21st century issues. ($295)
L2.6/L2.7 UCC History & Polity (May 1 – July 20) – The purpose of this course is to explore the history, polity, theologies, and practices of the United Church of Christ and its predecessor denominations. Successful completion of this course will fulfill the history and polity requirement for authorized ministry in the United Church of Christ in many associations and conferences. ($595)
PATHWAYS Cost for Online Asynchronous Theological Education Courses:
Payment: Tuition payment is due at the time of course registration unless another arrangement has been made in advance.
The only Affiliate UCC Conferences in 2018 is the Southeast Conference. There is a discount of $50 per 6-week or longer course for Affiliate conferences.
Cost per 4-week Explorer Series Course for All Participants: $99 for the course; $129 with 1.5 CEUs
Cost per 6-week Level 1, 2, 3 Courses: $295 (4 CEUs are available for 6-week courses offered to authorized ministers. In those cases, registration requires that one be an authorized minister or receive special permission)
Cost per 12-week UCC Polity and History Course: $595
The UCC Polity Course – 12-week course (May 1 – July 20) – Register now for this summer course.
Participant Policies including the Tuition Refund Policy are found here.