ERIC Number: ED029244
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968
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Study Opportunities for Ministers, January 1968 to January 1969.
National Council of Churches of Christ, New York, NY. Dept. of Ministry.
An alphabetical directory is presented of continuing education opportunities for ministers as offered by 111 seminaries, councils of churches, and other agencies in the United States, Canada, and several overseas countries. Doctrinal theology, pastoral counseling, behavioral sciences, social ethics, worship, community action, and 12 other subject fields are denoted by letter codes; other fields are listed as they occur. Data are given on program dates or length of study, tuition or fees, board and room costs, eligibility, degrees granted, applicability of programs to degree work, scholarships (if any), and sources of further information. Program listings are preceded by advice on seeking other sources of continuing education, information sources on possible tax deductions for continuing education, and the edited version of a seminar paper on program objectives and evaluation. Also included are three references, geographical and subject indexes, and a list of other Department of Ministry publications. (ly)
Descriptors: Admission Criteria, Church Related Colleges, Clergy, Clinics, Continuing Education Centers, Curriculum, Degrees (Academic), Directories, Educational Opportunities, Foreign Countries, Institutes (Training Programs), Professional Continuing Education, Program Costs, Program Evaluation, Program Length, Taxes
Council Press for the Dept. of Ministry, National Council of Churches, 475 Riverside Drive, New York, N.Y. 10027 (BC 03-70, $.75)
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Authoring Institution: National Council of Churches of Christ, New York, NY. Dept. of Ministry.