Academics

Ministry doesn’t wait until graduation.

From day one as a Southwestener, you’ll work alongside our faculty to bring classroom ideas to life in the local church, your community, and on the mission field. Looking for undergraduate options? Find more information about our college here: Scarborough College.

Masters Degrees

Masters Degrees

Serve in the local church, on the mission field, or anywhere else God calls you.

Doctoral Degrees

Doctoral Degrees

Further your scholarship and your ministry with research and professional degrees.

Certificate Options

Certificate Options

Find focused training opportunities for your area of ministry.

Online Learning

Online Learning

Wherever you are, Southwestern is there.

Schools

Schools

Each of our five academic schools offers supportive and knowledgeable communities.

Centers

Centers

From the Center for Text-Driven Preaching to the World Missions Center, we host numerous organizations.

Meet the Faculty

Meet the Faculty

These men and women will be guiding your education and supporting your ministry during your time here.

Fall 2020 course list

Fall 2020 course list

Our latest course options include on-campus learning, online classes, and our new 8-week terms.

Accreditation

Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097 or call 404.679.4500 for questions about the accreditation of Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary.

The seminary is also accredited by the Association of Theological Schools (10 Summit Park Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15275-1103, Telephone: 412.788.6505). Comprehensive information on Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary’s ATS designations can be accessed through the ATS list of member schools.

Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary is an accredited institutional member of the National Association of Schools of Music.

Each of these accrediting bodies stands ready to respond to accreditation related issues. All other inquiries about Southwestern should be directed to the seminary at 817.923.1921.