Each summer, Southern Seminary offers a broad selection of course options. Whether you are beginning your degree or completing your degree, the summer is a great time to make progress.
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Online Classes

Southern offers at least one section of virtually every online course available.

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Modular Courses

These courses combine online study with an intensive, two-day, on-campus experience.

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J-Term

A number of these one-week intensive courses are offered between May 20 and July 12.

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Conference Courses

Conference courses allow students to receive the encouragement and training offered by an event while simultaneously earning course credit.

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Registration Information

  • Registration is now open for all students. Please register at my.sbts.edu.
  • All master’s-level students who take six or more on-campus credit hours will receive a $150 Southern Grant at the close of billing for the summer term. No application is necessary.
  • If you are not an accepted student, there is still time to register for classes. Apply online at sbts.edu/apply.
  • If you have not yet completed your application, contact the admissions office to find out what outstanding items are needed in order to begin classes.
  • If you had planned to begin courses in the fall, but would like to take a summer class, contact the admissions office by phone (502) 897-4200 or email admissions@sbts.edu to change your start date.

Online Courses

Online course term is June 3–July 28, unless otherwise noted.

Intro to Old Testament II
T.J. Betts

Intro to New Testament II
Tom Schreiner

Parables of Jesus
Jonathan Pennington

Calvin & the Reformed Tradition
Shawn Wright

Christianity in a Pluralistic & Postmodern Society
Steve Wellum

Intro to Biblical Counseling
Robert Jones

View complete list on my.sbts.edu

Modular Courses

Intro to New Testament II
Jonathan Pennington

Christian Leadership
Michael Wilder

Personal Spiritual Disciplines
Joe Harrod

Discipleship & Family Ministry
Timothy Paul Jones

View complete list on my.sbts.edu

J-Term

May

Ecclesiastes (English)
Mitch Chase
May 20–24

Ephesians (Greek)
Jarvis Williams
May 20–24

Calvinism & Arminianism
Shawn Wright
May 20–24

Doctrine of the Church
Gregg Allison
May 20–24

Issues in Contemporary Isalm
Ayman Ibrahim
May 20–24

Dynamics of Organizational Leadership
Curtis Woods
May 20–24

June

Intro to Old Testament 1
Dominick Hernandez
June 3–7

Systematic Theology II
Kyle Claunch
June 10–14

Buddhism
George Martin
June 10–14

Intro to Church Revitalization
Sam Rainer
June 3–7

July

Systematic Theology I
Oren Martin
July 8–12

Survey of Christian Ethics
Ken Magnuson
July 8–12

Leadership in Intercultural Context
Keith McKinley
July 8–12

View complete list on my.sbts.edu

Conference Courses

ERLC Academy
Studies in Ethics
Andrew Walker
May 20–21 in Nashville, TN

Crossover Conference
Personal Evangelism
Tim Beougher
June 5–8 in Birmingham, AL

The Southern Baptist Convention Annual Meeting
SBC Annual Meeting
Greg Wills
June 11–12 in Birmingham, AL

View complete list on my.sbts.edu

Boyce Courses

Boyce students who register for online courses over the summer receive a waiver for the $250 online technology fee.

Online

Economics
Michael Crawford

Old Testament Survey I
Adam Howell

Old Testament Survey II
Ryan Hanley

New Testament Survey I
Brian Renshaw

New Testament Survey II
Barry Joslin

History of the Bible
Timothy Paul Jones

Ancient Near Eastern History
Adam Howell

Great Books Seminar II
Tyler Flatt

Introduction to Ethics
Bryan Baise

Preaching II
Chris King

Advanced Public Speaking
Shane Parker

Christian Theology III
Oren Martin

The Doctrine of Salvation
Barry Joslin

On-Campus

May

Christian Theology III
Oren Martin
May 6-10

August

New Testament Survey I
Dave DeKlavon
Aug 5-9

Christian Theology I
Brian Payne
Aug 12-16

View complete list on my.sbts.edu

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