Western Seminary Register for an Online Course

Registering for a Course

Take a course for master’s level credit

Step One: Apply for Admission to Western Seminary

  • If you've not yet been admitted to Western Seminary, you'll need complete an Online Application for admission.
  • If you have been admitted, but you haven't taken a class in a year or longer, you'll need to submit the Returning Student Application
  • After being admitted, please complete the Online Student Orientation in order to be given access to the Student Information System, which enables you to register for courses online.
  • Step Two: Register for Your Online Course(s):

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Registering Online For Spring 2016

*Inquire with the Online Campus office about the progress of anticipated course releases (Open registration begins in November in SIS).

Spring 2016 - Online Campus Session Dates
Session "A" 16 Weeks Jan. 11 - April 29
Session "B" Weeks 1-8 Jan. 11 - Mar. 4
Session "C" Weeks 9-16 Mar. 7 - April 29
Biblical Languages Courses

NTS 508E, NTS 509E, OTS 508E, OTS 509E

Biblical Studies Courses

BLS 501E, BLS 501XE, BLS 501YE
BLS 502E, BLS 502XE, BLS 502YE, BLS 512E
BLS 503E, BLS 503XE, BLS 503YE
BLS 527E - Psalms.  Ray Lubeck, Th.D.

Church History Courses

CHS 505E, CHS 505YE

Educational Ministries Course

EMS 505E - Growing Disciples Intentionally

Intercultural Studies Courses

DIS 501E - Communicating Christ in Culture
DIS 508E - Applied Anthropology

Learning to Interpret Scripture Courses

DBS 506E, DBS 506XE, DBS 506YE

Mentored Field Ministry Course

MFM 500E –  Discovering & Developing Your Ministry Potential, Terry Burns, D. Min.
MFM501E-504E – Mentored Field Ministry, Terry Burns, D. Min., (Cohort entered by permission only)

Pastoral and Church Ministries Courses

DMS 501E, DMS 502E, PTS 505E, PTS 507E, PTS 508E, PTS 510E

Pastoral Care to Women    

PCW 512YE - Women in Pain II,  Beverly Hislop, D.Min.       
PCW 513E - Women in Leadership,  Beverly Hislop, D.Min.           

Spiritual Formation Courses 

SFS 501E, SFS 502E, SFS 504E

Theology Courses

THS 501E, THS 501YE, THS 502E, THS 502XE, THS 503E, THS 508E, THS 512E, THS 513E
THS 561E – Equipping for Spiritual Warfare    
THS 564LE – Prayer & Providence
THS 565LE – Highlights of Twentieth Century Theology
THS 566KE - Christology:  The Person of Christ

Youth Ministry  (Text-Based Courses)

YMS 503E - Managing Youth Ministry

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Directed Study Courses

  • "Directed Study Course Request" We believe it is in your best interest to take our courses in a learning community with other students.  However, if you are unable to take a course in the semester or session shown on our posted schedule, you may fill out the form at this link to request consideration to take the course as a directed study.

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To Drop a Class

If, for whatever reason, you find that you need to drop a course, please drop the course online in SIS. Please note that drops will incur a $25 course drop fee after the open registration window.


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Mark Baker
Mark Baker
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