Online Courses

Online classes with MB Seminary feature a dynamic learning community where learners explore content and engage in meaningful interactions with one another, without the schedule and location restraints of traditional classrooms.

Considering registering for an MB Seminary online course? It’s a simple process.

For MB Seminary online courses offered at MB Seminary-ACTS:

  1. If you are a student of MB Seminary in the ACTS consortium (or another seminary in the consortium), use the ACTS Seminaries Registration Portal with your online student ID and password to register for the online course.
  2. If you are registered at CMU (or another school), or have never taken a course with MB Seminary before, follow these steps:
    1. If you are a current student at CMU or another school, request a Letter of Permission from your institution’s registrar. CMU students can find the request form here.
    2. Submit a visiting student quick application on the ACTS consortium website (http://www.actsseminaries.com/quick-application/)
    3. When you have been admitted, you will access the ACTS Seminaries Registration Portal with the User ID and Password you were sent when you received word of your admission to the course.
  3. If you are a current student of MB Seminary and a member of a Mennonite Brethren church, complete the MB Seminary Online Course Subsidy Form here.
  4. You will receive an ACTS Seminaries statement for your tuition payment. Because of the subsidy, the course will cost you only $400, payable through the Student Statement page of the registration portal. The balance will be forwarded to the ACTS consortium by MB Seminary upon confirmation of your enrolment. Refunds for course withdrawal will only be applied to this amount according to ACTS consortium policies (read more here).
  5. Start class by logging into the MyCourses Moodle platform (here), using the User ID and Password you created to submit the online application.

For MB Seminary online courses offered at MB Seminary-CMU:

  1. If you are a student of MB Seminary in the ACTS consortium (or another seminary in the consortium), are registered at another school (other than CMU), or have never taken a course with MB Seminary before, follow these steps:
    1. If you are a student of any seminary in the ACTS consortium, complete the ACTS Seminaries Transfer Credit form and send it to registrar@twu.ca. (You can pay the $5 fee online through your student account.)
    2. If you are a current student at another school (other than CMU), request a Letter of Permission from your institution’s registrar.
    3. Complete a CMU online Course Extended Education Registration Form and Visiting Student Application here. Omit section 3 and select “visiting student” in section 4. Send the completed form to spenner@cmu.ca.
    4. When you have been admitted, you will be issued a CMU Student ID, and given access to the CMU Moodle system.
  2. If you are a current student of CMU, you may use the CMU Course Registration Form to register.
  3. If you are a student of MB Seminary and a member of a Mennonite Brethren church, complete the MB Seminary Online Course Subsidy Form here.
  4. You will receive a CMU statement for your tuition payment. Because of the subsidy, the course will cost you only $400, payable to CMU. The balance will be forwarded to CMU by MB Seminary upon confirmation of your enrolment. Refunds for course withdrawal will only be applied to this amount according to CMU policies (read more here).
  5. Start class by logging into the CMU Moodle system (here), using the CMU Student ID you were provided.

Please feel free to contact Brian Cooper if you have any issues with registration.

*Download Subsidy Eligibility Form HERE

Brian Cooper, PhD

Director of Student Development
Assistant Professor of Theology

THS 691 – MB Convictions

This course is a study of Mennonite Brethren theology and practice as a shared conviction set that reflects continuity with the MB journey and offers a vision for the church today. Attention will be given to biblical support, contextual expression, and contemporary application.

Online Course Only
briancooper@mbseminary.ca

SEMESTER: Fall 2017

CAMPUS: Langley (online course only)

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