Doctor of Education


The EdD is the perfect degree for teaching professionals in undergraduate Christian and community colleges, private school headmasters, administrators, and teachers, or ministry practitioners with a desire to teach. 

Dr. Randy Stone

Purpose and Goals

The purpose of the Doctor of Education degree is to equip individuals for denominational or interdenominational leadership positions in the field of religious education or teaching.
The goals for this degree include mastery of educational disciplines, graduate-level understanding of theological disciplines, and capacity to engage in administration, teaching, and research.

Want To Learn More?

Take a moment to fill out our Doctor of Education Interest Form and we will contact you to answer any questions you may have!

Doctor of Education Interest Form


Ready to Get Started?

Complete an inquiry by clicking the link below! An Inquiry is required before an application can be processed. Additionally, a transcript is necessary to determine if leveling is needed to meet the program admissions requirements. 

Live out of Town?

Required Seminars usually meet four Fridays during the semester in a two-year cycle. All elective and required seminars are available to distant students through our NOLA2U system. You can attend class from your computer at home or office. However, at this time required workshops for the EdD degree are hosted on campus.


Contact Us

Please feel free to contact us by telephone, e-mail, or regular mail. Our administrator Bayleigh Burch will be happy to assist you:
Doctor of Education (EdD) Degree Program 
New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary
3939 Gentilly Boulevard          Box #131
New Orleans, LA 70126
(504) 816-8105
(800) 662-8701, Toll Free extension 8105
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