the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary

Application Deadlines

The review process requires some time after application materials are received. There is also a significant amount of pre-work for each seminar. To allow time for completion of the prerequisite work for the first seminar, it is imperative that applicants submit all materials by the application deadlines.

All application deadlines are for completion of the application process.

Doctor of Ministry Application Deadlines

  • Fall Term (School of Church Ministries) – July 15
  • January Term (School of Theology & Billy Graham School) – October 15
  • Spring Term (School of Church Ministries) – December 1
  • Summer Term (School of Theology & Billy Graham School) – March 15

Doctor of Educational Ministry Application Deadlines

  • Fall Term – July 15
  • Spring Term – December 1

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That the man of God may be perfect, throughly furnished unto all good works.