Online Courses for Graduate Students

Online courses offer you the convenience of preparing for your ministry from anywhere in the world while earning fully accredited hours toward a degree or certificate program. For more information, consult our Online Learning Center.


Current and upcoming graduate online courses are listed below with syllabi linked to course titles. Syllabi for additional online courses not offered this semester are available on our Generic Course Syllabi page. Other very helpful information may be found on our Frequently Asked Questions page. Click here to register for graduate online courses.


Summer 2017 Graduate Online Courses


BBBW5200 -- Encountering the Biblical World
(Dan Warner)

BSHM5310 -- Introduction to Biblical Hermeneutics
(Dennis Cole and Craig Price)

CCSW6214/CEAL6214 -- Interpersonal Relationship Skills
(Emily Dean and David Kitchens)

CCSW6364 -- Church Community Ministries
(Kevin Brown)

CEAD6370 -- Strategic Church Development through Sunday School
(Ernest Graham)

CEAM6320 -- Church Leadership & Administration
(Jody Dean)

CEEF6306 -- Lifespan Development
(Donna Peavey)

CEEF6310 -- Teaching the Bible
(Jonathan Denton)

CEWM5260 -- Women’s Work in the Local Church
(Emily Dean)

COUN5202 -- Counseling in Ministry
(Derek Pearce)

COUN5321 -- Human Development
(Craig Garrett)

COUN5323 -- Family Development
(TBA)

COUN6474 -- Scientific Research 1
(Kathy Steele)

DISC5260 -- Discipleship Strategies
(Hal Stewart)

ETHC5300 -- Christian Ethics
(Billy Puckett)

HIST5200 -- History of Christianity: Early-Medieval
(James Roberts)

HIST5223 -- Baptist Heritage
(TBA)

MISS5330 -- Christian Missions
(Ken Taylor)

NTEN5300 -- Exploring the New Testament
(Matt Solomon)

OTEN5300 -- Exploring the Old Testament
(Dan Warner)

OTHB5300 -- Introduction to Hebrew Grammar
(Jonathan Patterson)

OTHB6300 -- Intermediate Hebrew Grammar
(TBA)

OTHB6318 -- Hebrew Exegesis: Proverbs
(Archie England)

PATH5300 -- Worship Leadership
(Pastoral Ministries TBA/Greg Woodward)

PATH6230 -- Supervised Ministry 2
(TBA)

PHIL5300 -- Philosophy of Religion
(Page Brooks)

PREA6200 -- Preaching Practicum
(Mike Miller)

THEO5300 -- Systematic Theology 1
(Dustin Turner)

THEO5301 -- Systematic Theology 2
(Bart Box)

THEO6335/PHIL6307/MISS6245/6345 -- World Religions: Islam
(Page Brooks)


Summer 2017 Mentoring (Blackboard-Assisted) Courses


To register for any mentoring course, students must get permission from Dr. Rice’s Office of
Supervised Ministry, ext. 8112. For more information on mentoring courses,
see the MDiv Mentoring Track specialization in the Graduate Catalog.

CMEN6300 -- Mentoring in Discipleship Ministry
(Jody Dean)

PMEN6600 -- Mentoring in Gospel Ministry
(Bo Rice)


Spring 2017 Graduate Semester Online Courses

BBBW5200 -- Encountering the Biblical World
(Dan Warner)

BSHM5310-01 -- Introduction to Biblical Hermeneutics
(Craig Price and Casey Hough)

BSHM5310-02 -- Introduction to Biblical Hermeneutics
(Dennis Cole and Ben Hutchison)

CCSW6214/CEAL6214 -- Interpersonal Relationship Skills
(Loretta Rivers and Jerry Barlow)

CEAM6317 -- Church Business Administration
(Jody Dean)

CEAM6320-01 -- Church Leadership and Administration
(Jody Dean and David Kitchens)

CEAM6320-02 -- Church Leadership and Administration
(Jody Dean and David Kitchens)

CECH6333 -- Leading and Administering in Children's Ministry
(Donna Peavey)

CEEF6301 -- Philosophical Foundations
(Emily Dean)

CERW6270 -- Total Wellness and the Minister
(Judi Jackson)

CERW6371 -- Recreation and Sports Ministry
(Judi Jackson)

CEST6300 -- Introduction to Educational Research and Statistics
(Rick Yount)

CEYH6343 -- Youth Culture
(David Odom)

COUN5320 -- Personality Development
(Ian Jones)

DISC5170-01 -- Spiritual Formation 1
(Philip Pinckard)

DISC5170-02 -- Spiritual Formation 1
(Philip Pinckard)

DISC5170-03 -- Spiritual Formation 1
(Philip Pinckard)

DISC6300 Lifespan Discipleship
(David Odom)

ETHC5300 -- Christian Ethics
(Tim Walker)

EVAN5230-01 -- Supervised Ministry 1
(Jake Roudkovski)

EVAN5230-02 -- Supervised Ministry 1
(Jake Roudkovski)

EVAN5250 -- Church Evangelism
(Tim Mims)

EVAN6221 -- Church Revitalization
(Bill Day)

EVAN6320 -- Vital Signs of a Healthy Church
(Bill Day)

HIST5200-01 -- History of Christianity: Early-Medieval
(Rex Butler)

HIST5200-02 -- History of Christianity: Early-Medieval
(Rex Butler)

HIST5223-01 -- Baptist Heritage
(Lloyd Harsch)

HIST5223-02 -- Baptist Heritage
(Danny Nance)

HIST5301 -- History of Christianity: Reformation-Modern
(Rex Butler and Dustin Turner)

MISS5330 -- Christian Missions
(Philip Pinckard)

MISS5350 -- Ministry to Refugees, Immigrants, and Internationals
(Ken Taylor)

MISS6235/6335 -- Last Frontiers
(Philip Pinckard)

NTEN5300-01 -- Exploring the New Testament
(Matt Solomon)

NTEN5300-02 -- Exploring the New Testament
(David Justice)

NTGK5300 -- Introduction to Greek Grammar
(Megan Burnett and Bill Warren)

NTEN5305 -- New Testament Exegesis (English): Acts
(Gerald Stevens)

NTGK6300 -- Intermediate Greek Grammar for Exegesis
(Katie Morgan and Bill Warren)

NTGK6322 -- Greek Exegesis: Sermon on the Mount
(Matt Solomon)

OTEN5300-01 -- Exploring the Old Testament
(Dan Warner)

OTEN5300-02 -- Exploring the Old Testament
(Jeff Audirsch)

OTEN5314 -- Old Testament Exegesis (English): 1-2 Chronicles
(Jeff Griffin)

OTHB5300 -- Introduction to Hebrew Grammar
(Jonathan Patterson)

OTHB6300 -- Intermediate Hebrew Grammar for Exegesis
(Jeff Audirsch)

OTHB6322 -- Hebrew Exegesis: Jeremiah
(Dennis Cole)

PATH5300-01 -- Worship Leadership
(Dennis Phelps and Greg Woodward)

PATH5300-02 -- Worship Leadership
(Dennis Phelps and Greg Woodward)

PATH5331 -- Pastoral Ministry
(Jerry Barlow)

PATH6230 -- Supervised Ministry 2
(Preston Nix)

PHIL6333/THEO6333 -- Word of God in Christianity and Islam
(Scott Bridger)

PREA5300 -- Proclaiming the Bible
(Bo Rice)

PREA6200 -- Preaching Practicum
(Jerry Barlow and Adam Hughes)

THEO5300-01 -- Systematic Theology 1
(Dustin Turner)

THEO5300-02 -- Systematic Theology 1
(Dustin Turner)

THEO5301-01 -- Systematic Theology 2
(Bart Box)

THEO5301-02 -- Systematic Theology 2
(Bart Box)


Spring 2017 Graduate Term Online Courses

(Note: A Term is composed usually of eight weeks, instead of sixteen weeks as in a Semester.)

Internet Spring Term III
January 23-March 17, 2017

CEEF6211 -- Teaching Practicum
(David Odom)

CEWM5165 -- Women’s Ministry Programs
(Stephanie Edge)

CEWM5187 -- Teaching Basic Baptist Beliefs for Women
(Courtney Veasey)


Spring 2017 NOLA2U Courses

The following weekly courses on the New Orleans campus will be connected synchronously via Web conferencing with Internet students. These courses will require weekly attendance at the stated times, from a computer with these minimum specifications as described in this link:

http://www.nobts.edu/_resources/pdf/Online%20Learning%20Center/BlueJeansRequirements.pdf.

These courses will give students the opportunity to interface electronically with the professor and other students from a regular classroom session on the main campus. Normal classroom attendance policies apply. Thus, a student may not miss more than 9 hours of class time in a semester.


Tuesday Courses

2:00-4:50 p.m. (CST)
PHIL5301-0006 -- Christian Apologetics (NOLA2U)
(Steve Lemke and Page Brooks)

6:00-8:50 p.m. (CST)
THEO5300-0006 -- Systematic Theology 1 (NOLA2U)
(Rhyne Putman)


Wednesday Courses

8:00-10:50 a.m. (CST)
OTEN5300-0006 -- Exploring the Old Testament (NOLA2U)
(Harold Mosley)


12:30-3:20 p.m. (CST)
HIST6302-0006 -- Christian Devotional Classics (NOLA2U)
(Dan Holcomb)


Spring 2017 Mentoring (Blackboard-Assisted) Courses


To register for any mentoring course, students must get permission from Dr. Rice’s Office of
Supervised Ministry, ext. 8112. For more information on mentoring courses,
see the MDiv Mentoring Track specialization in the Graduate Catalog.


CEEF6211-0001 -- Teaching Practicum
(David Odom)

CMEN6600-0001 -- Mentoring in Discipleship Ministry
(Jody Dean)

CMEN6300-0001 -- Mentoring in Discipleship Ministry
(Jody Dean)

DISC5171-0001 -- Spiritual Formation 2
(Hal Stewart)

DISC5260-0001 -- Discipleship Strategies
(Hal Stewart)

PMEN6300-0001 -- Mentoring in Gospel Ministry -- Canceled
(Bo Rice)

PMEN6600-0001 -- Mentoring in Gospel Ministry
(Blake Newsom)

PATH6230-0001 -- Supervised Ministry 2
(Bo Rice)

EVAN6221-0001 -- Church Revitalization
(Bo Rice)

PREA6200-0001 -- Preaching Practicum
(Adam Hughes)

MISS5330-0001 -- Christian Missions
(Ken Taylor)


See the Graduate Schedules page for complete master's course listings. Syllabi may be obtained by clicking on course titles.