New Student Registration Form - Masters Level

Spring 2015

Registration Instructions:

  1. Review the 5.2.1 Annual Notification of Rights under FERPA information.
  2. All new MDiv, MAR and MAC students are required to take the English Bible Assessment (EBA) prior to their registration appointment. Please contact with any questions.
  3. Review the Degree Completion Worksheet for your degree program and the Degree Requirements and Recommended Degree Program Charts for your program (available in the online catalog) to determine which course(s) you need to take. Please note: The recommended degree program charts place the courses in proper order, according to the semester/term offered and the prerequisites needed. Students should consult their advisor and the Registrar's Office before deviating from these charts.
  4. Submit this completed form, filling out all sections, to the Registrar's Office, during your registration appointment.

Section 1

Full Name: _______________________________________________  Student ID:________________________

Full Mailing Address: __________________________________________________________________________

Program:__________________________________  Emphasis: ________________________________________

WTS Email:**   Phone (primary contact):_______________________


Section 2:  English Bible Assessment:   I have completed the English Bible Assessment test:  Yes _____  No _____

Section 3:  Financial/VISA Information: (Please check all that apply.)

  • I have been awarded a Westminster Scholarship: yes ____   no ____
  • I am a J/F VISA student (Please see Note 2 below): yes ____   no ____
  • I have applied/will apply for a loan for the upcoming semester: yes ____   no ____

Section 4 - Expected Graduation Year I expect to study…

            â–¡ Full-time, completing my degree in May, 2016 (MAC-1 1/2 yrs)

            â–¡ Full-time, completing my degree in May, 2017 (MAR-2 1/2 yrs)

            â–¡ Full-time, completing my degree in May, 2018 (MDiv-3 1/2 yrs)

             â–¡ Full-time, completing my degree in May, 2019 (MDiv-4 1/2 yrs)

             â–¡ Part-time, completing my degree in May, 20____
                (Per the catalog, maximum length for MDiv, MAR & MAC programs is 10 years.)

Section 5 - Spring 2015 Courses (please see Section 7 notes)


Updated March 6th, 2015

AP 213Principles of Christian Apologetics38:30-10:25 am
8:30-9:25 am
AP 631Philosophy for Theologians211:05-1:00 pmTCraigOliphint
CH 223The Medieval Church22:05-4:00 pmW3Trueman
CH 591Reformed Confessions & Catechisms22:05-4:00 pmTh2Trueman
NT 013aNew Testament Greek 3a34:05-6:00 pm
4:05-5:00 pm
NT 013aa S1New Testament Greek 3aa43:05-5:00 pmT Th1Szerlip
NT 013aa S2New Testament Greek 3aa43:05-5:00 pmT Th5Giacobbe
NT 013aa S3New Testament Greek 3aa43:05-5:00 pmT Th4Scacewater
NT 103General Intro to the N.T. II12:05-3:00 pmT ThRustDudreck
NT 123Biblical Hermeneutics: Old & New Testmnt48:30-10:25 amW F3Poythress
NT 133Biblical Theology II36:05-9:00 pmT1Keene
NT 143New Testament for Ministry36:05-9:00 pmM2Scacewater
NT 223NT Interp. Acts & the Paul Epist411:05-1:00 pmT ThRustDudreck/Gaffin
OT 012Biblical Hebrew 2a311:05-12:00 pm
12:05-1:00 pm
11:05-1:00 pm


OT 013Biblical Hebrew 3a311:05-12:00 pm
12:05-1:00 pm
OT 113Old Testament Introduction32:05-5:00 pmM3Sensenig
OT 223O.T. History & Theology II39:30-10:25 am
8:30-10:25 am
OT 323Poetry & Wisdom29:00-3:30 pmSa *notes3Duguid
OT 644Metaphor in Scripture22:05-4:00 pmM4Putnam
PT 013PEnglish Bible Survey 1:00-2:00 pmMo *notesCraigJue
PT 021P-2 S1Ment. Min. Integration Seminar 1:05-2:00 pmTYoungSallade
PT 021P-2 S2Ment. Min. Integration Seminar 12:05-1:00 pmWYoungSarracino
PT 021P-2 S3Ment. Min. Integration Seminar 1:05-2:00 pmWYoungSarracino
PT 021P-2 S4Ment. Min. Integration Seminar 1:05-2:00 pmThCraigGarner
PT 030PAdvanced Theological Writing:Preparation 8:30-10:25 amTYoungAltena
PT 031PAdvanced Theological Writing I 12:00-12:00 amDistanceEd Altena
PT 033PAdvanced Theological Writing II 2:05-4:00 pmFYoungAltena
PT 123Gospel Communication211:05-1:00 pmT1Sallade
PT 173Biblical Interpretation32:05-5:00 pmW5Emlet
PT 243Preparing for Licensure & Ordination15:05-6:00 pmTh4Hobaugh
PT 343Mission of the Church28:30-10:25 amW4Sarracino
PT 353Sermon Delivery211:05-1:00 pmTh5Estes
PTC 178Helping Relationships35:05-8:00 pmSee NotesRustBernhardt/Welch
PTC 243Theology & Secular Psychology35:00-9:00 pm
9:00-5:00 pm
Fr *notes
Sa *notes
PTC 303Counseling Problems & Procedures32:05-5:00 pmTh3Welch
PTC 358Coun. Children & Adolescents36:05-9:00 pmW3Lowe
PTC 371P-2 S1Counseling Observation27:05-9:00 pmMCCEFSmith
PTC 371P-2 S2Counseling Observation23:05-5:00 pmMCCEFStrickland
PTC 522Counseling in the Local Church26:05-8:00 pmTh3Emlet
PTC 673Case Study Seminar211:05-1:00 pmT5Andrews
PTM 143Contextual Theology28:30-10:25 amM4McDowell
PTM 163Church Growth & Church Planting24:05-6:00 pmTCraigFinn
PTM 671-3Urban Mission Seminar11:05-2:00 pmThYoungKelly
ST 113Doctrine of God211:05-1:00 pmTh3Oliphint
ST 223Doctrine of Christ38:30-10:25 am
12:05-1:00 pm
ST 313Doctrine of Salvation42:05-4:00 pmW F1Tipton
ST 333Christian Ethics22:05-4:00 pmT3Wynne
ST 433Trinitarian Theology Ancient & Modern28:30-10:25 amThCraigWynne
ST 473Studies in Historical Theology II211:05-1:00 pmThCraigTipton
ST 532The Westminster Standards28:30-10:25 amTCraigGarner/Trueman

Notes to the Schedule:   

OT 323 Poetry and Wisdom will meet on the following Saturdays (9am-12pm, 1-3:30pm): Feb 7, 21; Mar 14, 28; Apr 18

NT 103 - General Introduction to the New Testament II will be held for only the first half of the semester.

PT 013P - English Bible Survey will be conducted as an independent study and is open only to graduating students who take and do not pass the English Bible Exam. Meeting dates for this course are as follows: Feb. 16, Mar. 16, Apr. 20, May 4. All meetings are from 1-2pm in the Craig Room.

PTC 178 Helping Relationships is a hybrid course that will meet from 5:05pm-8pm on the following Mondays: Feb 9, 16, 23; Mar 2, 23; Apr20, 27

PTC 243 Theology and Secular Psychology is a hybrid course for Spring 2015 and will meet on the following Fridays (5pm-9pm) and Saturdays (9am-5pm): March 20-21, April 17-18.

PTC 371P-2 S1 Counseling Observation with Winston Smith will be recorded. Students who are registering for this section will be required to submit a signed disclosure form.

PTM 671-4 - Urban Mission Seminar will be held in conjunction with PT 021 P-2 (S4) on Thursdays from 1:05pm - 2:00pm to form a Mentored Ministry Integration Seminar with an emphasis on urban mission.

SUM EVAL - Summative Evaluation Experience: 
March 12 & 13

Section 6 - Student Privacy Rights Notice:   

I have read the Annual Notification of Privacy Rights under FERPA.   Yes _____     No _____

I am submitting a Request to Withhold Directory Information.            Yes _____     No _____

Section 7 - Advisor Information:

Advisor Name: ______________________________________________  Appt (Date/Time): _______________

Student's Signature: __________________________________________  Date:____________________


  1. Check all course descriptions for limitations.
  2. Per catalog Section 5.1.2, students on a J or F VISA must study on a full-time basis (12 or more credits in both the fall and winter/spring semesters), with the maximum number of semesters of study per degree as follows: MAC- 4, MAR - 6; MDiv - 8.

Westminster Theological Seminary, P.O. Box 27009, Philadelphia, PA 19118, Fax: 215-887-5404,