the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary

Current Students


Program Overview

What does each program look like? What classes do you need to take? What is the normal course load? What should you expect from comprehensive exams? Here you will find all the answers you need to successfully navigate your respective program.

Projected Courses & Seminars

How and where do you register for course? What seminars are coming up? Click here to learn how to register and plan ahead.

Dissertation/Thesis and Graduation Process

If you are starting on your dissertation/thesis then this is the place to find out all the steps you need to take to both complete your dissertation and to graduate on time. Dissertation forms can be found here as well as the guidelines for regalia.

The 1892 Club

The 1892 Club provides a dedicated space and time to develop relationships and mentoring within our PhD community through a formal program and open times for fellowship.

Doctoral Development Scholarship

The Doctoral Development Scholarship assists students in participating in academic conferences. Click here for more information.

Doctoral Common Room

The Doctoral Common Room is a dedicated space on the third floor of the SBTS Library for our doctoral students to foster community, mentoring, inter-disciplinary conversations, and more.

Doctoral Studies Office

Here you will find contact information and doctoral forms and information.

Frequently Asked Questions

Were some of your questions not answered? Click here to see frequently asked questions.


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