the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary

Program of Study

Foundational Year

General Seminars

  1. 42490 Cooperative Program (0 hours) – this class will be offered online, no travel will be required
  2. 81020 Graduate Research Seminar (2 hours) – this class is offered in August and January of each year and must be taken in the first year of study of the Ed.D.

Summer Term (Last Full Week of July)

  1. Mon-Wed: 92000 Theological Foundations for Educational Research (6 hours)
  2. Thurs-Sat: 92010 Empirical Foundations for Educational Research (6 hours)

Winter Term (Second Full Week of January)

  1. Mon-Wed: 92020 Methodological Foundations for Education and Administration (6 hours)
  2. Thurs-Sat: 92030 Theological Foundations for Leadership (6 hours)

Advanced Research Year

Summer Term (Last Full Week of July)

  1. Mon-Wed: 92040 Social and Organizational Change (6 hours)
  2. Thurs-Sat: 92050 Human Development and Christian Formation (6 hours)

Winter Term (Second Full Week of January)

  1. Mon-Wed: 92060 Critical Reflection and Research Evaluation (6 hours)
  2. Thurs-Sat: 92070 Mentorship and Guided Research (6 hours)

Thesis

Summer Term

  1. 92080 Thesis Research and Writing (6 hours)

Second Full Week of October

  1. Thurs-Fri: 92090 Thesis Defense (4 hours)
That the man of God may be perfect, throughly furnished unto all good works.