the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary

Leadership

The Ph.D. in Leadership trains students to examine the relationship between a biblical worldview and leadership theory. This degree is offered in a modular format and combines a theological framework for leadership with an evaluation of contemporary leadership models.

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:

  • Biblical and Theological Foundations for Leadership
  • Leadership and Management Theory
  • Organizational Theory and 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.