Nazarene Ministry Ordination

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What is the Course Of Study (COS) Online?

The Course of Study (COS) Online is ministerial training done via the computer. The 24 modules (courses) are provided by the Clergy Development Office of the Church of the Nazarene. Each module is produced by a recognized, experienced educator in the Church of the Nazarene. These modules are written for delivery in a classroom setting and have been adapted for presentation online. Each module earns one college credit.

Module facilitators are ordained Nazarene elders currently serving in Nazarene churches through North America. Each hold a minimum of a Master's degree; several have doctorate degrees.

The COS Online program is open to anyone but is designed for those pursuing ordination in the Church of the Nazarene through the modular course of study program. The program is offered in either English or Spanish. For more information, contact the Course of Study Online (English) office at (208) 467-8371 or the Course of Study Online (Spanish) office at (208) 467-8538.