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Jonesboro Extension Center


Jonesboro Extension Center

Classes Meet at First Baptist Church Jonesboro                                           

147 Church Street

Jonesboro, GA 30236

Phone: 770-471-0617 (Office)




Director - Ruben Torres

NOBTS Academic Key Dates  

Fall Semester (August 16-December 8, 2021)
  • Registration Deadline for Fall 2021 Courses  - August 13, 2021
  • Classes Begin (Including Internet classes) - August 16, 2021
  • Last Day to Drop/Add - August 27, 2021
  • Grant Application for Spring 2022 Semester - September 1-30, 2021
  • Labor Day: No Classes; Offices Closed - September 6, 2021
  • Last Day to Apply for December Graduation- October 1, 2021
  • October Academic Intensives - October 4-8, 2021
  • Fall Break (Offices open) -  October 4-8,  2021
  • January Workshop Registration (NOLA)-October 15- Jan. 3rd or 10th, 2022
  • Thanksgiving Break (No classes; offices close at noon on Wednesday) - November 24-28, 2021
  • Fall Graduation - December 11, 2021


Academic Advising

Now that the semester is underway, it's a great time to check on your progress in your degree program and make sure you're on track! Click on the following link to schedule an appointment with Dr. Judi Jackson, Student Services Director:  Academic Advising Schedule.    Note:   Phone appointments are assumed unless you state otherwise.



*Graduate Program

*Undergraduate Program


  • If a course is  CIV from North Georgia  -  check  HER E  to visit the Virtual Bookstore and click on North Georgia Graduate or Undergraduate page and find the books for the appropriate class. For more information on CIV textbooks or NOBTS merchandise, contact Mrs. Ae Rhan Lee at  or 770-321-1606, option 0.  
  • If a course is being taught by a local professor, please contact the professor or center director for textbook information. 
  • Students may also purchase textbooks through the LifeWay Christian Store by calling 1-800-570-0250. Please identify yourself as a student of NOBTS.  As always, LifeWay offers a 20% student discount for most textbooks.


Jonesboro Graduate Cycle

Jonesboro Undergraduate Cycle 

The Gatekeeper

The Gatekeeper is updated weekly during the semester and provides the following information:  seminary-wide announcements, important dates, and current ministry positions sent to the main campus CMR. Click  HERE for The Gatekeeper. 

For information specific to Georgia centers, check for updates on this site,  NOBTS Georgia Facebook, NOBTS Georgia Twitter, and email blast sent from the NGA center. If you are not receiving emails and would like to join the email list please contact


Directions to FBC Jonesboro

Address: 147 Church Street, Jonesboro, GA  30236,  770.478.6710

From Downtown Atlanta:  I-75 South to Exit 233 (Morrow/Jonesboro). Turn right off of Exit and go approximately 4 miles. Upon entering Jonesboro, railroad tracks will be on your left. After passing the Train Depot, take the next right which will be Church Street. FBC Jonesboro is one block on your left.

From Macon:  I-75 North to Exit 222 (Jodeco Road). Turn left across the bridge. Go approximately 9 miles into downtown Jonesboro. Turn left across railroad tracks onto College Street. FBC Jonesboro is one block on your right.

Social Media

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  NOBTS Student Services List

 Advising-Graduate Program;504.282.4455x3312; Website 

Advising-Undergraduate Program;504.816.8590; Website 

Church Minister Relations(for ministry jobs);504.282.4455 x3291; Website 

Financial Aid; 504.282.4455 x3348; Website

PREP(help to avoid student debt);504.816.8091; Website    

Gatekeeper-NOBTS news;504.816.800; Website 

Information Technology Center;504.816.8180; Website 

Help with Blackboard;504.816.8180; Website 

Library;504.816.8018; Website   

Online library resources ;504-816-8018; Website 

Writing and Turabian style help;504.816.819; Website 

Guest Housing(Providence Guest House);504.282.4455 x4455; Website  

Student Counseling;504.816.8004; Website   

Women’s Programs;504.282.4455.x 3334;  Website  

Technical Support

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



NOBTS offers "Writing Center" to improve English writing at the graduate level by creating a writing center and by training faculty and teaching assistants to improve feedback on student writing.  

Please visit The Writing Center: 

 Other Georgia Extension Centers  

North Georgia Extension Center 

South Georgia Extension Center

*Jonesboro Extension Center Map Direction

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