Academic Partnerships

Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary establishes strategic partnerships with colleges, universities, and ministries to support our mission to glorify the Lord Jesus Christ by equipping students to serve the Church and fulfill the Great Commission. Our desire is to explore creative and innovative ways to work together to equip and encourage ministry leaders to endure in ministry.

Colleges and Universities

  • Louisiana College
  • Dallas Baptist University
  • Oklahoma Baptist University
  • Carolina College of Biblical Studies
  • Bethlehem Bible College & Seminary 
  • Calvary Chapel Bible College 
  • Cedarville University 
  • Indianapolis Theological Seminary 
  • Missouri Baptist University 
  • Northeastern Baptist College 
  • Samford University 
  • William Tennet School of Theology 
  • Fruitland Baptist Bible College 
  • Memphis City Seminary 
  • Welch College 
  • Vance Granville Community College 

Ministry Partners

  • Snowbird
  • Global Year
  • Christian Hall International
  • BibleMesh Institute 
  • Brainerd Baptist Church 
  • Church Answers 
  • The Colson Center for Christian Worldview 
  • Family Church 
  • IMB 
  • LifeWay India 
  • Ohio Theological Institute 
  • ThirdMill Ministries 
  • Wake County 
  • Student Leadership University 


Chris Thompson

Associate Vice President for Academic Administration
Chris Thompson serves as the Associate Vice President for Academic Administration at Southeastern Seminary. His personal mission is to equip global leaders and learners who help others know, believe, and rest in the gospel. He oversees academic partnerships, provides leadership for various administrative offices at SEBTS, and he is passionate about church-based theological education.

Interested in learning more about Academic Partnerships or becoming a partner?

Reach out to Arden Hall at or 919-761-2643 Ext. 2463