License School for Local Pastors


This site provides general information about the School for License as a Local pastor and its requirements.  If you cannot find the information you are looking for, please contact Patty Johansen at: 217-222-7468 or e-mail at:

To attend school each student must:

  • have their District Superintendent's signature on their application
  • be a certified candidate for ministry

The 2021License School for Local Pastors will be Sunday evening, July 25 – Thursday evening, August 5, at the United Methodist Center in Springfield.

Download the application for License School...