The Ph.D. in Biblical Theology is designed to strengthen the student’s understand of the relationship between the Old and New Testament, grow in comprehension of the Scriptures’ storyline, and explore contemporary issues in Biblical Theology.
This degree requires 5 seminars in either Old Testament or New Testament. The student will also take 3 “flex” seminars in any field.
The student will take 4 colloquia in either department, preferably 2 Old Testament and 2 New Testament.
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Southern Seminary hosts a Preview Day each spring and fall. During this event, doctoral students additionally meet with a panel of doctoral studies faculty.
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