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 due to insufficient enrollment. 
Current Southern Seminary Online Courses

Fall 1 (Online)

Aug 2 - Sept 26

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

20220ww – Intro to Old Testament, II (Hamilton, Jim)

20400ww – Elementary Hebrew (Garrett, Duane)

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

22100ww – Biblical Hermeneutics (Vickers, Brian)

22200ww – Into to New Testament, I (Pennington, Jonathan)

22400ww – Elementary Greek (Plummer, Robert)

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

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

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

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

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

27800ww – Theology of the Old Testament (Garrett, Duane)

28700ww – Christian Apologetics (TBD)

30020ww – Preaching Practicum (York, Hershael)

31980ww – Written Communication (Biler, Alisha)

32960ww – Introduction to Missiology (Akin, Paul)

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

32995ww – Introduction to Modern Arabic (Ibrahim, Ayman)

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

34300ww – Intro to Biblical Counseling: Methods and Skills (Jones, Robert)

35590ww – Biblical Counseling Practicum (Jones, Robert)

40150ww – Personal Spiritual Disciplines (Whitney, Don)

40610ww – Worship Ministry as Discipleship (Westerholm, Matthew)

45400ww – Christian Teaching (Trentham, John David)

Fall 2 (Online)

Oct 4 - Nov 28

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

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

22100ww – Biblical Hermeneutics (Vickers, Brian)

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

22790ww – Greek Exegesis: Revelation of John (Plummer, Robert)

22960ww – The Gospel of John (Book, Bill)

25100ww – Intro to Church History, I (Haykin, Michael)

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

26200ww – Southern Baptist Heritage & Mission (Hall, Matt)

26720ww – Classics of Christian Devotion (Harrod, Joseph)

27070ww – Systematic Theology, II (Powell, Brian)

27820ww – Theology of the New Testament (Pennington, Jonathan)

28500ww – Christian Philosophy (Wilsey, John)

28700ww – Christian Apologetics (TBD)

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

32100ww – Personal Evangelism (Beougher, Timothy)

32980ww – World Religions & Christianity (Martin, George)

32988ww – Texts of Islam (Ibrahim, Ayman)

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

34325ww – The Care of Souls in the Congregation (Jones, Robert)

40080ww – Christian Leadership (Irving, Justin)

40200ww – The Worshiping Church (Westerholm, Matthew)

40301ww – Pastoral Ministry (Pohlman, Michael)

40615ww – Guiding the Worship Ministry (Brewton, Greg)

Fall (Hybrid Modular - MD)

Fall 1 (Aug 2 – Sept 26)

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

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

22400md – Elementary Greek (Plummer, Robert)

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

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

26200md – Southern Baptist Heritage & Mission (Presley, Stephen)

27070md – Systematic Theology, II (Powell, Brian)

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

32100md – Personal Evangelism (Beougher, Timothy)

40301md – Pastoral Ministry (Pohlman, Michael)

44910md – Applied Ministry: Theology (Ward, Raymond)

44920md – Applied Ministry: BGS (Ward, Raymond)

Fall 2 (Oct 4 – Nov 28)

22100md – Biblical Hermeneutics (Vickers, Brian)

22200md – Into to New Testament, I (Pennington, Jonathan)

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

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

30000md – Christian Preaching (York, Hershael)

30960md – Intercultural Communication (Morello, Brad)

32960md – Introduction to Missiology (Martin, George)

32980md – World Religions & Christianity (Martin, George)

40150md – Personal Spiritual Disciplines (Whitney, Don)

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