New Brunswick Theological Seminary is one of several seminaries participating in the nationwide effort to provide theological training specifically designed for Hispanic students. We actively support the Hispanic Summer Program which offers courses in both Spanish and English. Our yearly support includes contributions, advocating for our students to attend the summer classes, and sending faculty to the non-Hispanic faculty training program. These programs are coordinated yearly. Our Hispanic presence is steadily growing.
Our students participate in the Hispanic Summer Program
Our faculty participate in the “Through Hispanic Eyes” Program
The 29th Annual Hispanic Summer Program • JUNE 16 – JUNE 30, 2018
The Hispanic Summer Program offers 7 choices of 3-credit, accredited courses geared toward master-degree level Latina/o seminarians and graduate students. There are a limited number of slots for D.Min. and Ph.D. students from sponsoring institutions only.
For more information about or to register for the 2018 Program, please click here.
The Hispanic Summer Program (HSP) provides graduate-level theological education and the opportunity for students to study with Latina/o peers and professors. Each summer, the HSP brings together nearly 85 participants from the U.S. and Puerto Rico, representing a wide variety of traditions, denominations, and theological perspectives. The HSP also provides a limited number of slots for Latina/o pastors seeking continuing theological education.
The HSP is designed primarily for Latina/o students enrolled in theological seminaries and university departments of theology or religion. We have also welcomed about 10% of non-Latina/o students nationwide who are involved in Latino-centered ministries and advocacy.
Application requires two letters of recommendation, one of which must be from an academic dean . Applications will be reviewed on a first come, first served basis . Applicants who submit a completed application prior to February 16, 2018, will have a higher chance of admission to the program and to the applicant’s first choice course . It is the applicant’s responsibility to ensure that recommendations are submitted to the HSP. Incomplete applications will not be processed.
Master’s-level students from Sponsoring Institutions attending for the 1st or 2nd time: $425 (Includes tuition, airfare, room &-board)
Master’s-level students from Sponsoring Insitutions attending for the 3rd time: $800 (Includes tuition and room & board, but these students must cover their own travel costs.)
D.Min. and Ph.D. from Sponsoring Insitutions: $800 (Includes tuition, airfare, room &-board)
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