Angela's roles have included pastor's wife, mother of eight, grandmother of 14, volunteer, public school teacher, homeschooler, Director of Youth and Children’s Ministries at Elliott Avenue Baptist Church in Springfield, Illinois and now, seminarian.
Although the process of arriving at seminary has taken nearly two decades, she is certain that now is the time. “I have a passion for teaching God’s word,” says Angela. “When I teach others, I grow and learn too and I think of the create program as an ‘equipping ground’ for many years of ministry.”
Textbooks for Central's courses are important resources for the learning experience. Central does not have any bookstores at its teaching locations.
Textbook lists are available through Populi, Central's Student Information System. All registered students should have access to the Populi site.
It is important to consult the course's book list to ensure you are purchasing all required texts.
Students can utilize the listings in Cokesbury's virtual bookstore for purchasing. Click here to access this online store.
Also, you may wish to utilize a local bookseller or online retailer to purchase textbooks.
For financial planning, students should expect the estimated cost for new textbooks to be:
|Diploma level||$75 per course|
|Master's level||$100 per course|
|Doctoral level||$150 per course|