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

Spring 1 (Online)

Jan 31 - March 27

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

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

20400ww – Elementary Hebrew (Garrett, Duane – 16 weeks)

20440ww – Hebrew Syntax and Exegesis (Garrett, Duane – 16 weeks)

22100ww – Biblical Hermeneutics (Vickers, Brian)

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

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

22400ww – Elementary Greek (Plummer, Robert – 16 weeks)

22440ww – Greek Syntax and Exegesis (Plummer, Robert – 16 weeks)

25100ww – Intro to Church History, I (Wright, Shawn)

25230ww – Early Christian Spirituality (Presley, Stephen)

29250ww – Calvin and the Reformed Tradition (Wright, Shawn)

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

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

27077ww – Issues in Biblical & Systematic Theology (Wellum, Stephen)

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

30020ww – Preaching Practicum (Pohlman, Michael – 16 weeks)

31980ww – Written Communication (Biler, Alisher – 16 weeks)

32100ww – Personal Evangelism (Beougher, Timothy)

32990ww – Islam and the Christian Mission (Martin, George)

33830ww – Intercultural Church Planting (McKinley, Keith)

34300ww – Introduction to Biblical Counseling (Jones, Robert)

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

35598ww – Biblical Counseling Practicum, I (Pierre, Jeremy – 16 weeks)

40080ww – Christian Leadership (Irving, Justin)

40200ww – Worshipping Church (Westerholm, Matthew)

40620ww – Worship Leadership and Design (Connell, Scott)

44910ww – Applied Ministry: Theology (Ward, Ben – 16 weeks)

44920ww – Applied Ministry: BGS (Ward, Ben – 16 weeks)

45150ww – Models of Christian Discipleship (Jones, Kevin)

Spring 2 (Online)

April 4 - May 29

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

20720ww – Hebrew Exegesis: Ezekiel (Garrett, Duane)

22100ww – Biblical Hermeneutics (Vickers, Brian)

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

23000ww – The Parables of Jesus (Jonathan, Pennington)

25120ww – Intro to Church History, II (Wright, Shawn)

27060ww – Systematic Theology, I (Claunch, Kyle)

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

28660ww – History and Methods of Apologetics (Jones, Timothy)

28720ww – The Problem of Evil (Wellum, Stephen)

28999ww – MA Apologetics Thesis Research/Writing (Jones, Timothy – 16 weeks)

32960ww – Intro to Missiology (Akin, Paul)

34305ww – Practical Theology in Context (Pierre, Jeremy)

35100ww – Marriage and Family Counseling (Jones, Robert)

40150ww – Personal Spiritual Disciplines (Whitney, Don)

40301ww – Pastoral Ministry (York, Hershael)

42450ww – Leading Change in the Local Church (Irving, Justin)

45250ww – Theological Anthropology for Christian Ministry (Trentham, John David)

45450ww – Christian Teaching Practicum (Jones, Kevin)

Spring 1 and Spring 2 (Hybrid Modular - MD)

Spring 1 (Jan 31 – March 27)

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

22100md – Biblical Hermeneutics (Vickers, Brian)

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

22400md – Elementary Greek (Plummer, Robert – 16 weeks)

22440md – Greek Syntax and Exegesis (Plummer, Robert – 16 weeks)

27060md – Systematic Theology, I (Claunch, Kyle)

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

28500md – Christian Philosophy (Wilsey, John)

28700md – Christian Apologetics (Jones, Timothy)

32960md – Introduction to Missiology (Martin, George)

40150md – Personal Spiritual Disciplines (Whitney, Don)

40301md – Pastoral Ministry (York, Hershael)

44910md – Applied Ministry: Theology (Ward, Ben – 16 weeks)

44920md- Applied Ministry: BGS (Ward, Ben – 16 weeks)

Spring 2 (April 4 – May 29)

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

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

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

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

28677md – Studies in Apologetics: History of the Bible (Jones, Timothy)

28700md – Christian Apologetics (Jones, Timothy)

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

30000md – Christian Preaching (York, Hershael)

32100md – Personal Evangelism (Beougher, Timothy)

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

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