Birmingham Extension Center

Birmingham Center


The Church at Brook Hills
3145 Brook Highland Pkwy
Birmingham, AL 35242

Phone:  (205) 313-7800

Cell:  (205) 516-4535 


Pate. Ron

Dr. Ron Pate, Director



Gatekeeper Blog

The Church at Brook Hills

NOBTS Academic Key Dates

  • Fall 2017
    Aug. 7 &8                               NGA/Duluth On-Campus Orientation
    Aug. 18th                               Final Day of Payment: Final Day to Register and Pay Tuition
    Aug. 21st                               1st day of classes for Monday classes
    Aug. 22nd                              1st day of classes for Tuesday classes
    Aug. 24th                               1st day of classes for Thursday classes
    Sept. 1st                                Drop/Add Deadline
    Sept. 4th                                Labor Day (no classes)
    Sept. 15th                              Graduation Application Deadline for Fall Graduate
    Sept. 1-30                              Scholarship Application Deadline
    Oct.  5th -7th                          Youth Ministry Conference/Workshop
    Oct. 16th -20th                        Fall Break
    Nov. 20th-24th                        Thanksgiving Break
    Dec. 7th                                 Last day of Classes/finals for Thursday classes
    Dec. 11th                               Last day of classes/finals for Monday classes
    Dec. 12rh                               Last day of classes/finals for Tuesday classes
    Dec. 16th                               Graduation     

Fall 2017 Academic Key Dates

Classes at the Birmingham Center meet on Mondays for Undergraduate students and Mondays, or Tuesday and Thursday nights for Graduate students. Leavell College students may obtain an Associate in Christian Ministry degree or a Bachelor of Arts in Christian Ministry. Graduate students may earn the Master of Divinity or Master of Arts in Christian Education degree.

To request a catalog and an application, please contact the Enlistment Office at or

Click on the following link to request a catalog and an application online: 


Spring Orientation


Fall 2017 Schedules

Fall 2017 Graduate Schedule for AL Extension centers 

Fall 2017 Leavell College Schedule for AL extension Centers

Course Syllabus

Fall 2017 AL Graduate Course Syllabi

Fall 2017 AL Birmingham Leavell College Course Syllabi


AL Graduate cycle

AL Leavell Colleg cycle

Tuition and Academic Fee Schedule for 2017-2018


The Birmingham Extension Center Library maintains a collection of more than 2,600 volumes. We have multiple commentaries for the Old and New Testament. We also have multiple resources available for theology, counseling, church growth, pastoral ministry, biblical languages, etc. The library also maintains subscriptions to leading theological journals. Students also have access to online databases for the latest research in psychology, counseling, and theological journals, etc. 

Birmingham Center students have access to the John T. Christian Library on the main campus. Students can checkout books from New Orleans and have them shipped. Samford University also allows NOBTS Students access to their library, simply present your NOBTS student ID at the front desk. 

Financial Aid Information 


Textbook info

Follow the link to the NGA Hub Virtual Bookstore to see the books you will need for your courses.  The NGA Hub Virtual Bookstore lists all the courses for the current or next semester.

Turabian Tutor 7th Edition. Click on this link to download the latest edition of the Turabian Tutor in pdf format. It is based on the 7th Edition of the Turabian style manual which contains several substantial changes from the 6th edition.

NOBTS Student Services

If you have questions, please refer to, email us at, or call the Dean of Students office at 800-662-8701, ext. 3283.

We are glad to assist you!

Technical Support

Need   technical  assistance? Contact the ITC today! - Email for   technical  questions/support  requests with the site (Access to online registration, financial account, online transcript, etc.)   - Email for technical questions/supportt requests with the NOBTS Blackboard Learning Management System .  - Email for general  technical questions/ssupport requests.
504.816.8180   - Call for any technical questions/supportt requests. - General NOBTS technical help information is provided on this website.

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