Who can I contact to speak about the different degrees?

Feel free to call our Admissions Office at 1-800-626-5525 ext. 4200, email admissions@sbts.edu, meet and contact our admissions counselors, or connect with us on Twitter. Office hours are 8:00-4:30 Monday – Friday. We look forward to hearing directly from you regarding any questions you may have.

What is required to apply to Southern?

For program specific admissions requirements for the M.Div, visit here. You can also complete your application in 30 minutes or less or simply learn more about our schools and programs before completing your application. All application forms can be downloaded here. 

Can I earn a degree online?

Students may complete up to two-thirds of an M.Div. degree and half of an M.A. degree online. Completion of a degree will require on-campus study. The on-campus requirement for a degree can be completed through our one-week intensive J-term classes offered in the winter and summer months. To learn more about our online programs visit … Continued

How long does it take to complete a typical Seminary degree and what is a typical course load?

Diploma and Masters students typically carry a 18-27 hour load per year. Depending on individual initiative and personal circumstances, most students can complete their Diploma or M.Div in 3-3 1/2 years. Professional Doctoral Studies require approximately three years. Research Doctoral Studies allow up to six years, but most students complete the program in 3-4 years. … Continued

Mark’s Feed Store

The Best BBQ in town rated #1 by wherethelocalseat.com. If you love BBQ, Mark’s Feed Store is the lunch spot for you! Enjoy indoor or outdoor seating in this casual restaurant where their motto “Friendly Folks Servin’ Famous Food” really hits the nail on the head. Open Sun.–Thurs. 11am–10pm, Fri.–Sat. 11am–11pm. Menu Items range from … Continued

The Speed Art Museum

Established in 1927, the Speed Art Museum is Kentucky’s oldest and largest art museum with over 13,000 pieces in its permanent collection. Its extensive collection spans 6,000 years, ranging from ancient Egyptian to contemporary art. Open Tues., Wed., and Fri., 10:30am–4pm, Thurs. 10:30am–8pm, Sat. 10:30am–5pm, and Sun. noon–5pm. Closed Mondays. Admission to the Speed’s Permanent … Continued

The Bristol

Rated Louisville’s “Best American Traditional” at wherethelocalseat.com, The Bristol is a cozy restaurant with great indoor and outdoor seating. Try their green chili wonton appetizer or their pork dijonnaise as your meal! You are sure to leave satisfied. Menu items range from $6–$12 for lunch. Open Mon.–Thurs. 11am–1am, Fri.–Sat. 11am–2am, and Sun. 10am–12am.

North End Café

A local café that you are sure to love. It is located in an old building that gives you an in–home feeling, on the beautiful Frankfort Ave. After lunch take a stroll down Frankfort and become acquainted with the nearby shops! Enjoy sandwiches, salads and soups priced from $6–$10. Open Sun., and Tues.–Thurs. am–10pm, Fri.–Sat. … Continued

Louisville Slugger Museum

It takes a special place to craft the Official Bat of Major League Baseball. Since 1884, Louisville Slugger has put prime lumber in the hands of the greatest players of the game. A visit to the museum shows you how the sport has changed a bit between then and now, but the “crack of the … Continued

J Alexander’s

An upscale American Traditional Restaurant, J Alexander’s has a beautiful open kitchen, comfortable seating, and fantastic service. Enjoy entrées ranging from delicious salads to prime rib and seafood. You will not be disappointed to end your meal with a delicious slice of Key Lime Pie! Menu items range from $9–$27. Open Mon.–Thurs. 11am–10pm, Fri.–Sat. 11am–11pm, … Continued