Partnership with United Theological Seminary

Master of Divinity students in the United Methodist Church have the opportunity to complete a portion of their education at Winebrenner.

United Theological Seminary, in fulfilling its goal of “preparing persons for leadership in the ministry…; leading in the ongoing reflection of Wesleyan theology; and…assisting the church in fulfilling its mission to make disciples of Jesus Christ” (The Book of Discipline, para. 1422) has agreed to a cooperative education program with Winebrenner.

United Methodist students identified by United would begin their seminary matriculation process at Winebrenner for the first 10 courses listed here below. All graduate credit hours successfully completed at Winebrenner shall be transferrable to United.

United Course Number/Title Credit Hours Winebrenner Course Number/Title
OT 500 Old Testament I 3 OT 500 Old Testament Foundations
OT 604 Old Testament II 3 OT 501 Pentateuch or
OT 502 Prophets
NT 525 New Testament I 3 NT 520 New Testament Foundations
NT 621 New Testament II 3 NT 627 Studies in Paul
CH 504 Church History I 3 CH 540 Survey of the History of Christianity
CH 601 Church History II 3 CH 542 Medieval & Reformation Spiritualties or
CH543 Globalization of Modern Christianity
ET 601 Ethics 3 TH 664 Christian Ethics
EV 525 Evangelism 3 CM 582 Church in Mission
PC 507 Pastoral Care 3 CM 538 Pastoral Care and Counseling
PT 502 Seminarian Write 1 IS 510 Foundations in Theological Studies