Southern Seminary Online (SSO) and Hybrid Modular (MD) courses can be applied to any master’s program that requires that particular course. The courses available have been carefully selected to fit the requirements of the many programs here at Southern. A limited number of elective courses are also offered.

Listed below are the current and future Southern Seminary Online and Hybrid Modular course offerings. Check this Academic Records page for semester registration and start dates. For more about the two sub-terms (16-weeks) in both fall and spring semesters, follow this  8-Week Terms link.

The online course schedule is subject to change and Southern Seminary reserves the right to cancel any course.
Current Southern Seminary Online Courses

Fall 1 (Online)

August 1 - September 25

20200ww – Intro to Old Testament, I (Betts, T.J.)

20400ww – Elementary Hebrew (Garrett, Duane)

20440ww – Hebrew Syntax and Exegesis (Garrett, Duane)

20700ww – Hebrew Exegesis: Jeremiah (Garrett, Duane)

22100ww – Biblical Hermeneutics (Vickers, Brian)

22200ww – Intro to New Testament, I (Cook, William)

22220ww – Intro to New Testament, II (Jarvis, Williams)

22400ww – Elementary Greek (Plummer, Rob)

22440ww – Greek Syntax and Exegesis (Plummer, Rob)

22940ww – The Gospel of Luke (Cook, William)

25100ww – Intro to Church History, I (Presley, Stephen)

25920ww – Calvin and the Reformed Tradition (Wright, Shawn)

27060ww – Systematic Theology, I (Ware, Bruce)

27070ww – Systematic Theology, II (Claunch, Kyle)

27080ww – Systematic Theology, III (Allison, Gregg)

27820ww – Theology of the New Testament (Schreiner, Tom)

28500ww – Christian Philosophy (Wilsey, John)

30020ww – Preaching Practicum (York, Hershael)

31989ww – Written Communication (TBD)

32960ww – Introduction to Missiology (Akin, Paul)

32980ww – World Religions and Christian Mission (Martin, George)

32985ww – History and Religion of Islam (Ibrahim, Ayman)

32996ww – Introduction to Modern Arabic (Ibrahim, Ayman)

33820ww – Intro to Church Planting (McKinley, Keith)

34300ww – Intro to Biblical Counseling (Pierre, Jeremy)

34305ww – Practical Theology in Counseling (Henderson, John)

35100ww – Marriage and Family Counseling (Pierre, Jeremy)

35590ww – Biblical Counseling Practicum, II (Witt, Rush)

40150ww – Personal Spiritual Disciplines (Whitney, Donald)

40200ww – The Worshipping Church (Westerholm, Matthew)

44910ww – Applied Ministry: Theology (TBD)

44920ww – Applied Ministry: BGS (TBD)

45260ww – Discipleship and Family Ministry (Clark, Dean)

45400ww – Christian Teaching (TBD)

Fall 2 (Online)

October 3 - November 27

20200ww – Intro to Old Testament, I (Hamilton, Jim)

20220ww – Intro to Old Testament, II (Betts, T.J.)

21589ww – Studies in the Prophets: Amos (Betts, T.J.)

22100ww – Biblical Hermeneutics (Jarvis, Williams)

22220ww – Intro to the New Testament, II (Schreiner, Tom)

25120ww – Intro to Church History, II (Wilsey, John)

25230ww – Early Christian Spirituality (Presley, Stephen)

26200ww – Southern Baptist Heritage and Mission (Smith, Eric)

27070ww – Systematic Theology, II (Wellum, Stephen)

28700ww – Christian Apologetics (Jones, Timothy)

29250ww – Survey of Christian Ethics (Walker, Andrew)

32100ww – Personal Evangelism (Beougher, Tim)

32988ww – Texts of Islam (Ibrahim, Ayman)

34330ww – Typical Problems in Biblical Counseling (Pierre, Jeremy)

40301ww – Pastoral Ministry (Pohlman, Michael)

40605ww – History of Christian Worship and Song (Boswell, Matt)

40210ww – Worship Ministry as Discipleship (Westerholm, Matthew)

Fall 1 (Hybrid Modulars)

August 1 - September 25

20200md – Intro to Old Testament, I (Betts, T.J.)

22220md – Intro to New Testament, II (Williams, Jarvis)

22400md – Elementary Greek (Plummer, Rob)

22440md – Greek Syntax and Exegesis (Plummer, Rob)

25120md – Intro to Church History II (Wilsey, John)

26200md – Southern Baptist Heritage and Mission (Smith, Eric)

27070md – Systematic Theology II (Wellum, Steve)

32100md – Personal Evangelism (Beougher, Timothy)

40301md – Pastoral Ministry (Pohlman, Michael)

44910md – Applied Ministry: Theology (TBD)

44920md – Applied Ministry: BGS (TBD)


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