Graduate Level Courses

The Susquehanna Valley Ministry Center brings Bethany Theological Seminary classes to south and central Pennsylvania. Students enroll through Bethany's admissions office (1-800-287-8822 or

Spring 2017:

“Church of the Brethren Polity and Practice”
Instructor: Jim Beckwith 
Location:  Atlantic Northeast District Office, Elizabethtown PA
Dates:  February 17-18, March 24-25, and April 28-29, 2017
Times: Fridays: 2:00-10:00 p.m. Saturdays: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 
Enrollment deadline: Dec 1, 2016

All Classes:

  • 3.0 graduate credits or audit for 3.0 CEUs.
  • Non-Bethany students, including auditors, need to first apply for Occasional Student status. A $50 application fee applies. Contact Amy Gall Ritchie at
  • Cost is $1,440 (3 credits); $480 to audit (or $350 for alums and "those taking required courses in Brethren Studies"), plus $10 CEU documentation fee.