Keep up with classes, even in the summer!

This summer, Southern Seminary will offer more course options than ever before. The summer term runs from May 18 until July 31. Whether you are beginning your degree or finishing it, definitely take advantage of  summer offerings. For more information about pricing and admissions, email or call 1-800-626-5525 ext. 4200.

Delivery options:

Online: Southern will offer at least one section of virtually every online course available. Courses begin on  Monday, May 18, 2015 and end on Friday, July 31, 2015.

Hybrid modular: Combines online study with an intensive, 2 day, on-campus experience.  Multiple classes are offered between May 18, 2015 to Jul 31, 2015.

Modular (J-terms): More than 30 one-week intensives offered between May 18, 2015 to July 31, 2015

Conference courses: Conference classes allow students to receive the encouragement and training offered by an event while simultaneously receiving course credit. Multiple options available this summer.

Here are a few highlights from the many courses available on campus this summer:

Core Classes

Intro to Old Testament I | May 18-22 | Russell Fuller

Intro to New Testament II | June 1-5 | Bill Cook

History of the Baptists | May 26-30 | Tom Nettles

Personal Evangelism May 26-29 | Tim Beougher

Intro to Biblical Counseling June 1-5 | Stuart Scott

Biblical Hermeneutics | July 13-18 | Jarvis Williams

Intro to Missiology | July 20-24 | David Sills



Systematic Theology III | May 18-July 10 | Bruce Ware| Residency June 17-18

Pastoral Ministry | May 18-July 10 | Hershael York | Residency May 28-29

Theology of the New Testament | May 18-July 10 | Adam Day | Residency June 30-Jul 1

History of the Baptists | May 18-July 10| Greg Wills | Residency June 30-July 1


Visiting Professors

Old Testament Backgrounds Elective June 8-June 12 | Eugene Merrill

Hebrew Exegesis: Judges | June 1-5 | Fred Mabie

Studies in Apologetics May 18-21 | Sean McDowell

Greek Exegesis: Pastoral Epistles July 20-24 | Benjamin Merkle


Conference Courses

ERLC Seminar: Christian Ethics | May 18-19 | Russell Moore

Missions in North America August 3-4 | Aaron Harvie

The Southern Baptist Convention Annual Meeting | June 15-17 | Greg Wills




* Registration for new online and extension center students opens April 13.  For new main campus students, registration opens April 20. Please register at

* All master’s-level students who take 6+ on-campus credit hours will receive a $150 Southern Grant at the close of billing for summer term. No application is necessary.

* If you are not an accepted student, there is still time to register for classes. Apply online at If you have not yet completed your application, contact the admissions office to find out what items you need in order to begin classes. If you are a fall student, but would like to take a summer class, contact the admissions office by phone (502) 897-4200 or email