Under the Lordship of Jesus Christ, the mission of The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary is to be totally committed to the Bible as the Word of God, to the Great Commission as our mandate, and to be a servant of the churches of the Southern Baptist Convention by training, educating, and preparing ministers of the gospel for more faithful service.
Southern Seminary is an agency of the Southern Baptist Convention. In addition to providing substantial financial support to the seminary, the Convention also elects the Board of Trustees of the seminary.
Southern Seminary is a private not-for-profit institution accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges and by the Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools in the United States and Canada.
Today Southern Seminary is one of the largest seminaries in the world and the largest of the denomination’s six seminaries.More History
The School of Theology, the founding school of the institution specializes in classic studies for ministry and scholarship, including Bible, theology, church history, and preaching.
The Billy Graham School of Missions, Evangelism and Ministry is the largest Great Commission school in the world, dedicated to training ministers and laypersons.
Boyce College is undergraduate
education for college students who are serious about receiving convictional training to serve the church and engage the culture.
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