Academic Procedures and Policies

Courses and Credit

Information on earning credit at McCormick, how our courses work, and our academic policies.

At a Glance

Requirements for International Students

Basic Information for International Students

The Student Standing Committee, Academic Probation and SSC Appeals

The Student Standing Committee The Student Standing Committee (SSC) of the faculty is responsible for taking appropriate action with students in academic or other difficulty that is affecting the...

Good Standing

A student shall maintain a grade point average of 2.00 (C) or above to be considered in good standing. A student with a grade point average below 2.00 (C) is not making satisfactory progress in the...

Academic Standing

The Seminary will honor the academic requirements in force at the time of matriculation for a particular degree or certificate program for the length of time as specified, after which any new...

Graduation

All degrees are voted by the Board of Trustees on the recommendation of the faculty. The faculty explicitly reserves the right to determine whom it will recommend for any degree, taking into account...

Confidentiality of Student Records

The Seminary recognizes the necessity of confidentiality of student records and endorses and will comply with the provisions of the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA). Only school...

Academic and Personal Integrity

The Seminary maintains high standards for integrity in academic work, in the completion of field study covenants, and in community relationships. Evidence of a lack of integrity in any of these areas...

Transcripts

Students and graduates who wish to receive unofficial copies of their transcripts or who wish to have official transcripts sent to other institutions or agencies may apply in writing to the Registrar...

Leave of Absence and Withdrawals

Leave of Absence Students who find it necessary to take time away from studies are required to submit to the Associate Dean for Advising and Formation a written request for a leave of absence,...

Language Resource and Writing Center

The Language Resource and Writing Center (LRWC) occupies a central place in McCormick’s efforts to provide an excellent theological education to a diverse student body. Differences in students’...

Registration

Registration for fall semester courses occurs during the previous spring semester for current students and during orientation the week prior to the opening of classes in the fall for new students....

Orientation

All incoming students are expected to participate in the orientation program offered at the beginning of each academic year. The program includes opportunities for worship, discussion regarding the...

Advisory System

Overview of McCormick's Comprehensive Advisory System

Academic Procedures and Policies

At a Glance

Requirements for International Students

Basic Information for International Students

The Student Standing Committee, Academic Probation and SSC Appeals

The Student Standing Committee The Student Standing Committee (SSC) of the faculty is responsible for taking appropriate action with students in academic or other difficulty that is affecting the...

Good Standing

A student shall maintain a grade point average of 2.00 (C) or above to be considered in good standing. A student with a grade point average below 2.00 (C) is not making satisfactory progress in the...

Academic Standing

The Seminary will honor the academic requirements in force at the time of matriculation for a particular degree or certificate program for the length of time as specified, after which any new...

Graduation

All degrees are voted by the Board of Trustees on the recommendation of the faculty. The faculty explicitly reserves the right to determine whom it will recommend for any degree, taking into account...

Confidentiality of Student Records

The Seminary recognizes the necessity of confidentiality of student records and endorses and will comply with the provisions of the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA). Only school...

Academic and Personal Integrity

The Seminary maintains high standards for integrity in academic work, in the completion of field study covenants, and in community relationships. Evidence of a lack of integrity in any of these areas...

Transcripts

Students and graduates who wish to receive unofficial copies of their transcripts or who wish to have official transcripts sent to other institutions or agencies may apply in writing to the Registrar...

Leave of Absence and Withdrawals

Leave of Absence Students who find it necessary to take time away from studies are required to submit to the Associate Dean for Advising and Formation a written request for a leave of absence,...

Language Resource and Writing Center

The Language Resource and Writing Center (LRWC) occupies a central place in McCormick’s efforts to provide an excellent theological education to a diverse student body. Differences in students’...

Registration

Registration for fall semester courses occurs during the previous spring semester for current students and during orientation the week prior to the opening of classes in the fall for new students....

Orientation

All incoming students are expected to participate in the orientation program offered at the beginning of each academic year. The program includes opportunities for worship, discussion regarding the...

Advisory System

Overview of McCormick's Comprehensive Advisory System