M&RS Syllabi for Students

Online Course Syllabi - Ministerial and Religious Studies (M&RS) 

Below are the syllabi for the current or upcoming M&RS term. Please check the Course Schedules to see in which term an M&RS course will be offered. 
FYI - "Collaborate Sessions" are your live web conferencing session days and times. 

Students wishing to take M&RS courses must fill out the UWSI Ministerial Enrollment Form.

M&RS Spring Term 2019 - March 25, 2019 - June 9, 2019

M&RS Courses with Synchronous Session Days and Times (CT)*     Registration Opens March 4, 2018

Course information and some materials are available on your course's page in Blackboard upon your registration and approval to take the course. Collaborate (live face-to-face) sessions are at different days and times - see schedule below. Be sure to go and look in your course for materials and assignments before your 1st Collaborate session.

1st Year Courses:
MAS 615 - Basic Homiletics: Speaking the MessageMondays - 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. CT
MAS 605 - Pastoral Counseling PracticeTuesdays - 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. CT
SCS 510 - Biblical InterpretationThursdays - 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. CT
MAS 635 - Ministry Administration, Staff & Volunteer Development: Fridays - 7:00 - 8:00 p.m. CT

2nd Year Courses:
MAS 660 - Developing & Administering Youth & Family MinistryMondays - 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. CT 
MAS 630 - Trends in MinistryTuesdays - 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. CT
MAS 665 - Effective Education Principles & PracticeThursdays - 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. CT  

MAS 695 - Writing for the MinistryWednesdays - 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. CT

*Attention: a course may be cancelled if enrollment is less than 5 students.

M&RS Summer Intensive Week 2019 Schedule 
*Coming Soon

*Note: Classes start at 8:30 CT in the Education Building at Unity Village, Unity Village, MO.

UWMSA - Unity Ministers Student Association!

UMSA is a non-profit student organization providing support and representation to UWSI ministerial students. Among UMSA’s efforts are academic, technological, and pastoral support; representation to UWSI and
the UWM credentialing team; regular student body meetings; social media presence; and social gatherings whenever possible.
UMSA’s purpose is to promote fellowship and cooperation among students and the UWSI faculty and staff. Membership is free, even though donations are greatly appreciated.
UMSA builds relationships and addresses student’s concerns.
Check out the UMSA website at unitymsa.org and sign up for your UMSA membership at unitymsa.org/apply.