• Flexible Schedules for
    Working Professionals
  • Diverse, spirit-filled
  • Affordable tuition, small class size,
    Gifted Faculty

Welcome to Hood Seminary

Hood Theological Seminary is a graduate and professional school that provides
theological preparation for effective ministry in a diverse society.
Our programs can help you to pastor a local congregation, serve in a specialized ministry such as
Christian Education or Counseling, explore theological questions for personal enrichment,
lay a foundation for a PhD program elsewhere,
or retool yourself for more senior church leadership.

News & Events

Panel Discussion with Dr. Michael W. Waters

Monday, February 12, 2018
6:30 - 8:30 pm

Myers Park United Methodist Church
Charlotte, NC

Michael W. Waters, pastor, lecturer, award-winning author and activist, will lead in an open forum regarding our national racial divide. Waters is author of Stakes Is High: Race, Faith, and Hope for America. He is founding pastor of Joy Tabernacle AME Church in Dallas, Texas. The program will begin at 7:00 pm following time for refreshments and conversation. Please RSVP for this gathering here. For more info, contact Rev. Nathan Arledge at nathan@mpumc.org .

HOOD Lines - January 2018

Catch up on the latest news from HTS in this month's HOOD Lines!

Civitan - U.S.A.T. Dorchester Scholarship

Hood Seminary is very happy to announce a new scholarship - the Civitan-U.S.A.T. Dorchester Scholarship Fund - which has been established by Mark and Judy Beymer in memory of Alvin and Marjorie Beymer.

This scholarship will be awarded annually to a second-year student in the Center for Chaplaincy Program who aspires to be a military, hospital, hospice, corporate or other professional chaplain.
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Led by Cabarrus Health Alliance professionals at Hood Seminary, February 15 -April 28, 2018
2 schedule options

Who should attend? Hood Seminary students and Community Clergy/Leadership. These classes will help you transform your physical, mental and spiritual health.

You will:

  • Learn to plan, shop for, and prepare healthy meals for your family
  • Discover delicious, healthy, family-friendly recipes
  • Explore simple ways to be physically active
  • Talk about the connections between food, physical activity and faith
  • Learn about community resources to support the health of your congregation
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