Students wishing to take a conference course with Southern Seminary may apply online via the link below. Please note:

  • Students taking conference courses are admitted as a “non-degree seeking”. This status if valid for one semester only.
  • Those taking conference courses must agree to the SBTS code of conduct for students.
  • Conference courses are charged standard per-credit-hour rates. Refer to our estimated costs page for more information.
  • If students wish to continue taking courses at Southern Seminary after the conference course, re-application into a degree program will be required.

To apply, click the link below and follow these steps:

  1. Click “Create a New Account” and follow prompts.
  2. Once you are logged in, select “Start New Application.”
  3. Select the appropriate Academic Year in which the conference is taking place. (Academic years run August 1 – July 31)
  4. Select “Southern Seminary Master’s & Doctoral” application type.
  5. Proceed to completing application, select “Non-Degree Seeking (Conference Course)” as your degree type when prompted.
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Questions about the application process can be directed to the Office of Admission:

  • 502-897-4200