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Master of Divinity

90-hour program designed to prepare pastors, missionaries, and other Christian workers for a life of effective Kingdom service. Students receive academic and practical training in areas such as Scripture, Christian history, theology, and ministry skills. We recommend online students pursue the Christian Ministry focus.

Master of Divinity Core Classes – 60 Hours

  • IND500: Introduction to the Cooperative Program (0 hrs.)
  • BTI5100: Hermeneutics (3 hrs.)
  • PRS6100: Bible Exposition (3 hrs.)
  • OTS5110: Old Testament: Pentateuch and Historical Books (3 hrs.)
  • OTS5120: Old Testament: Wisdom, Poetry, and Prophets (3 hrs.)
  • NTS5110: New Testament: Acts, Epistles, and Revelation (3 hrs.)
  • NTS5120: New Testament: Jesus and the Gospels (3 hrs.)
  • HEB5110: Biblical Hebrew I (3 hrs.)
  • HEB5120: Biblical Hebrew II (3 hrs.)
  • GRK5110: Biblical Greek I (3 hrs.)
  • GRK5120: Biblical Greek II (3 hrs.)
  • HIS5110: Church History: Patristic, Medieval, and Pre-Reformation (3 hrs.)
  • HIS5120: Church History: Reformation and Modern (3 hrs.)
  • HIS5130: Baptist History: Identity, Heritage, and Polity (3 hrs.)
  • MIS5100: Christian Missions: Principles and Practice (3 hrs.)
  • EVA5100: Evangelism: Nature and Practice (3 hrs.)
  • THE6110: Christian Theology I (3 hrs.)
  • THE6120: Christian Theology II (3 hrs.)
  • THE6130: Christian Theology III (3 hrs.)
  • PHI5100 Christian Philosophy (3 hrs.)
  • ETH5100: Christian Ethics (3 hrs.)

Required Courses – 6 Hours

  • Supervised Field Ministry OR Mentored Internship
  • Sermon Delivery, Critical Thinking & Argumentation, OR Women in Communication

Selectives – 24 Hours

  • Students may choose electives from various other seminary courses.

Master of Arts (Christian Studies)

36-hour program which provides the essential academic and practical training for biblical studies, theology, and ministry.

  • IND5000: Introduction to the Cooperative Program (0 hrs.)
  • OTS5110: Old Testament: Pentateuch and Historical Books (3 hrs.)
  • OTS5120: Old Testament: Wisdom, Poetry, and Prophets (3 hrs.)
  • NTS5110: New Testament: Acts, Epistles, and Revelation (3 hrs.)
  • NTS5120: New Testament: Jesus and the Gospels (3 hrs.)
  • BTI5100: Hermeneutics (3 hrs.)
  • HIS5130: Baptist History: Identity, Heritage, and Polity (3 hrs.)
  • THE6110: Christian Theology I (3 hrs.)
  • THE6120: Christian Theology II (3 hrs.)
  • THE6130: Christian Theology III (3 hrs.)
  • ETH5100: Christian Ethics OR PHI5100 Christian Philosophy (3 hrs.)
  • MIS5000: Introduction to Great Commission Studies (3 hrs.)
  • GEN7530: M.A. Research Project (3 hrs.)
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  • Wake Forest, NC 27588
  • Phone: (919) 761 - 2100
Our Mission
  • Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary seeks to glorify the Lord Jesus Christ by equipping students to serve the Church and fulfill the Great Commission.
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