The 2016 Book of Discipline, states that local pastor should make adequate annual progress towards completion of their educational requirements. The Florida Conference has set the following definition for “adequate progress.”
COS 121 is required before you can take COS 221 or COS 321. COS 122 is required before you can take COS 222.
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Licensing School and Course of Study Contact at Candler School of Theology, Emory University:
Licensing School and Course of Study School
Duke Weekend or Summer COS
Duke Course of Study Contact:
Staff Assistant for Course of Study
Other COS Options:
Transcripts and Records
COS Regional and Extension Schools will maintain student records and report them following each session to the General Board of Higher Education and Ministry and to your Annual Conference. Students can obtain a copy of the transcript by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. The COS Office does not issue transcripts; those are only issued by GBHEM.
The Florida Conference of The United Methodist Church
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