Each summer, Southern Seminary offers a broad selection of course options. Whether you are beginning your degree or completing your degree, the summer is a great time to make progress.
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Online Classes

Southern will offer at least one section of virtually every online course available.

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Modular Courses

These courses combine online study with an intensive, 2-day, on-campus experience.

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A number of these one-week intensive courses are offered between May 16, 2016 and July 29, 2016.

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Conference Courses

Conference courses allow students to receive the encouragement and training offered by an event while simultaneously earning course credit.

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  • Registration for new online and extension center students opens April 11.  For new main campus students, registration opens April 18. Please register at moodle.sbts.edu.
  • All master’s-level students who take 6+ on-campus credit hours will receive a $150 Southern Grant at the close of billing for the summer term. No application is necessary.
  • If you are not an accepted student, there is still time to register for classes. Apply online at sbts.edu/apply.
  • If you have not yet completed your application, contact the admissions office to find out what outstanding items are needed in order to begin classes.
  • If you had planned to begin courses in the fall, but would like to take a summer class, contact the admissions office by phone (502) 897-4200 or email admissions@sbts.edu.

Modular Courses

Calvin and the Reformed Tradition

Shawn Wright
On campus from June 20 – 21.

Christian Teaching

Danny Bowen
On campus from June 28 – 29.

Discipleship and Family Ministry

Randy L. Stinson
On campus from June 27 – 28.

Family Ministry Through the Lifespan

John David Trentham
On campus from June 30 – July 1.

Pastoral Ministry

Hershael York
On campus from June 24 – 25.

Systematic Theology I

Bruce Ware
On campus from June 30 – July 1.

Systematic Theology II

Stephen J. Wellum
On campus from June 30 – July 1.

Systematic Theology III

Oren Martin
On campus from June 23 – 24.

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Some of the Classes Being Offered This Summer:

Core Classes

Introduction to Biblical Counseling: Methods and Skills

Stuart Scott
On campus from June 13 – 17.

Introduction to Church History II

C. Berry Driver Jr.
On campus from May 31 – June 3.

Introduction to Missiology

Zane Pratt
On campus from May 23 – 27.

Introduction to Old Testament II

Russell Fuller
On campus from May 23 – 27.

Introduction to New Testament II

William F. Cook III
On campus from July 18 – 22.

Personal Evangelism

Adam Greenway
On campus from July 5 – 8.

Personal Spiritual Disciplines

Joseph Harrod
On campus from June 6 – 10.



Classics in Christian Devotion

James Yuille
On campus from May 23 – 26.

Contemporary Theology

Stephen J. Wellum
On campus from May 31 – June 3.

Greek Exegesis of Galatians

Jarvis Williams
On campus from June 6 – 10.

The Psalms

Michael Thigpen
On campus May 23-27.

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Conference Courses

Introduction to Church Revitalization Alumni Academy

Timothy Beougher
Louisville, Kentucky from July 28 – 29.

More information coming soon.

Legacy Conference: Church Revitalization

Jarvis Williams
Chicago, Illinois from July 24 – 26.

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The Southern Baptist Convention Annual Meeting

Greg Wills
St. Louis, Missouri from June 14 – 15.

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