Educating imaginative, resilient leaders for God's changing world.

Reminders and Deadlines

Application Related Dates

Basic Degrees

Summer Term 

(language intensives & transfer students only)

March 1st Final

Fall Semester

May 1st Preferred; June 1st Final

International Students

March 1st

Scholarship Deadline

Must complete admissions application by January 15th to be considered

 

Advanced Degrees

Master of Theology

January 15th Final

Doctor of Ministry

May 1st – Gospel, Culture & Transformation

 

July 1st – Church and Ministry

 

August 1st – Christian Spirituality

Doctor of Educational Ministry

Applications received September 1 – April 15th

Doctor of Theology

January 15th

 

Course Related Dates (Click here for Download)

Registration & Orientation Days

August 31 – September 1

Fall 2015 classes begin & Convocation

September 10

(BEGINNING OF ADD-DROP CYCLE)

 

*Late registration period

September 10-16

Last day to add a class           

September 16

**Last day to drop a class w/o tuition penalty

September 16

Drop period with 80% tuition refund

September 17-23

Drop period with 50% tuition refund

September 24-30

Drop period with 25% tuition refund

October 1-7

**Last day to drop a class with tuition penalty

October 7

(END OF ADD-DROP CYCLE)

 

DMin & DEdMin Spring Course Registration opens

October 1

Smyth Lectures

October 13-15

Assessment & Midterm Period

October 22-28

 

 

Spring & Extended Spring Terms Course Registration (Online) for Basic Degree Students (MDiv, MDiv/MAPT, MA{TS}, MAPT) with registration in the following order of categories based on number of credits earned

 

*Basic degree seniors (MDiv & MDiv/MAPT = 66 credits, MA(TS) = 24 credits, MAPT = 27 credits)

November 2-4

*MDiv & MDiv/MAPT middlers = 27 credits                                    

November 5-9

*MDiv under 27 cr., MA(TS) under 24 cr. or MAPT under 27 cr.     

November 10-12

Special Students & Auditors register through the Registrar             

November 13-19

 

 

Thanksgiving Holiday Break with no classes meeting                       

November 23-27

Fall 2015 Classes end                                                                         

December 16

Assessment & Finals Week                                                                

December 17-23

Extension Request Forms due to Dean of Faculty                             

December 21

Extended FA-15 course work due at the latest                                  

December 31

Fall Term final grades due to Registrar                                            

January 4

 

*Late registration fee $50.00

**Tuition refund percentages based on date of drop (see 2015-2016 CTS Catalog page 33)

 

DMin and DEdMin classes begin

January 4

Spring Term basic degree classes begin

January 11

(BEGINNING OF ADD-DROP CYCLE)

 

Last day to add a course

January 15

Last day to drop a course without tuition penalty

January 15

Martin Luther King Jr. observance – no classes

January 18

Drop period with 80% tuition refund 

January 16-24

Drop period with 50% tuition refund 

January 25-31

Drop period with 25% tuition refund 

February 1-7

Last day to drop a course with tuition penalty

February 7

(END OF ADD-DROP CYCLE)

 

Ash Wednesday Community Day – no classes

February 10

Assessment & Midterm Period

February 22-26

Summer Course Registration (Online) for DMin & DEdMin

March 1 - April 29

Good Friday – no classes

March 25

Spring Break – no classes

April 4-8

 

 

Fall Course Registration (Online) for Advanced Degree Students (DMin, DEdMin, ThD)

April 11 – Sept. 2

Summer & Fall Course Registration (Online) for returning Basic Degree Students (MDiv, MDiv/MAPT, MA{TS}, MAPT) with registration in the following order of categories based on number of credits to be completed by start of FA-16

 

*Basic degree rising seniors (MDiv & MDiv/MAPT = 66 credits, MA(TS) = 24 credits, MAPT = 27 credits)

April 11-12

*MDiv & MDiv/MAPT rising middlers = 27 credits

April 13-14

*MDiv under 27 cr., MA(TS) under 24 cr. or MAPT under 27 cr.

April 15-18

Special Students & Auditors register through the Registrar

April 19-22

 

 

Deadline for submissions for awards, prizes, & fellowships

April 15

Spring Term Classes end

April 18

Assessment & Finals Period

April 19-22

Last day for extension request approval for Spring Term work

April 22

Extended Spring Term Dates

April 25-May 10 

Graduating student Spring Term grades due

April 29

Graduating student Extended Spring Term grades due

May 11

Last day extension request approval Extended Spring Term work

May 10

Commencement Rehearsal and Baccalaureate

May 13

Commencement

May 14

All Spring & Extended Spring Term extended work due

May 20

Spring & Extended Spring non-graduating student grades due

May 27