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PhD Preaching

Preaching

The Ph.D. degree at Southeastern is an advanced degree in the area of preaching.

The Ph.D. in Preaching is delivered in a modified residency format. Each seminar is delivered over the normal period of other seminars and contains an on-campus experience, as well as, supplemental asynchronous components before and after the on-campus experience.

The Ph.D. program requires a minimum of three academic years for completion: two years of coursework prior to the dissertation stage and one full year for dissertation work. Students must complete the program within seven years.

PROGRAM AT A GLANCE

DEGREE REQUIREMENTS

TOTAL HOURS

60

STANDARD COMPLETION TIME

3 years

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what courses will I take?

Below is a sample of the required courses. To see a complete list, view the academic catalog.

  • PRS 9650 - The Theology of Preaching
  • PRS 9800 - The Preaching Tradition
  • PHD 9501 - Mentor Directed Studies I
  • PRS 9900 - Current Trends in Preaching
  • PHD 9502 - Mentor Directed Studies II

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What can I do with this degree?

  • Teach in an academic setting
  • Academic Research
  • Ministry requiring specialized training
  • Serve in denominational leadership, or lead in pastoral and church related vocations


Who will teach me?

DANIEL L. AKIN


President and Professor of Preaching and Theology

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TONY MERIDA


Associate Professor of Preaching

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DWAYNE MILIONI


Assistant Professor of Preaching

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