In the following section the courses of the ACTS schools are listed for each quarter according to an outline of these major areas of study: Biblical, Historical, Theological, Ethical, Religion and Society, World Mission, History of Religions and Ministry. Each area is subdivided further (see the complete outline at the beginning of the section “Evening/Weekend and Intensive Courses”). In each unit of the outline, courses are listed in alphabetical order of the initials of the institutions as follows:

CTS Chicago Theological Seminary
Catholic Theological Union
Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary
Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago
Meadville Lombard Theological School
MTS McCormick Theological Seminary
NBTS Northern Baptist Theological Seminary
NPTS North Park Theological Seminary
BSSF Bexley Seabury Seminary Federation
TEDS Trinity Evangelical Divinity School
USML University of St. Mary of the Lake (Mundelein Seminary)

All courses listed in this catalog may be open for cross-registration. For complete listings, prerequisites and other specifics contact the registrars.

  • H suffix—courses taught in Spanish
  • K suffix—courses taught in Korean
  • P—Permission of instructor
  • L—Limited enrollment
  • M, T, W, R, F, S, Su are used for days of the week. TBA indicates that professor or time remains to be arranged. (Contact the registrar for up-to-date course listings.)

Courses may be equivalent to quarter hours or semester hours; please consult with registrar.