the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary

Higher Education

The Ph.D. in Higher Education helps students develop a Christian approach to the field of higher education. This degree is offered in a modular format and focuses on shaping a biblical worldview for higher education practice.

Incoming Ph.D. students are matched with a supervisor from our world-class faculty who shares their research interests. Professors who can supervise students in this area are:

Seminars provide students the opportunity to engage in focused study on key subjects in their academic discipline. The following list is a sampling of available courses in this area:

  • Christian Higher Education
  • Curriculum Theory and Design
  • Theological Anthropology and Human Development

If you are interested in applying for the Ph.D. in this area of study, learn more about the Admissions Process. To prepare for the entrance exam in this area of study, consult the study guide.

In addition here is some literature to review before entering the program.

 

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