the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary

Online Student Guides

Studying at a distance does not mean Southern Seminary online students are without on-campus support. We have created the following student guides to help you become an online student, know where to find important resources, and what to expect during the semester. If you should have any further questions or concerns, please contact

Becoming an Online Student

How do I become an online student at Southern Seminary? This student guide will provide the answer as well as links to key information to help you get started.

What Every Online Student Needs to Know

What technology do I need to have? Do I have access to Southern’s library? This student guide answers these questions and more.

Semester Timeline for Online Students

When does the semester start? Can I get some help with my writing? This semester timeline takes you step by step through an average semester at Southern Seminary Online.


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