North Georgia Center

7 Reasons to Study at NOBTS @NGA

The North Georgia Extension Center of NOBTS is a strategically-located academic hub for those wishing to receive quality theological training and yet remain in the greater Atlanta area. As you are praying about attending Leavell College and NOBTS, consider these 7 reasons to study at NGA. (Click on the video to begin.)


Info Session For Prospective Students!

Want more info about pursuing a degree at NOBTS & Leavell College’s North GA Location?

Set up your individualized Q & A session with Dr. Judi Jackson.




Dr. Jackson is also available by email at  




      Dr. Peter Kendrick

Professor of Theology and Culture

Associate Regional Dean GA/AL/FL

Director of North GA Center

Occupying the Nelson L. Price Chair of Leadership
Welcome to the New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary - North Georgia Extension Center! We are excited to offer seminary education closer than you think with extension centers in Georgia.

North Georgia Administrative Offices

1800 Satellite Blvd.NW.
Duluth, Georgia 30097
Phone: 770-321-1606

Fax number: 770-679-8809


Classes Meet at Cross Pointe Church


Click the appropriate link below to jump to a specific section of the NGA web page or scroll down for more information.





NOBTS, Academic Calendar



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Tuition and Academic Fee Schedule

2021-2022 Tuition and Academic Fee Schedule


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Student Services Director



NGA Student Services Director

Dr. Judi Jackson has been connected with NOBTS for over three decades. In addition to earning an MRE (1983) and a PhD in Christian Education (2005), she has taught as an adjunct professor since 1995 and served in the Dean of Students office as Associate Dean of Students and Coordinator of Women's Programs (2010-2015). Following a move with her husband Allen to Atlanta, Georgia, Dr. Jackson now focuses her efforts on the Georgia extension center, primarily out of the North Georgia Hub in Duluth. She is available through appointment and email to advise prospective and current students. email:

Schedule an Appointment



NOBTS Student Services

This is a partial list of NOBTS student services available to all students, no matter your delivery system or location.  If you have questions or do not see what you need here, 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!  
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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/ support requests with the NOBTS Blackboard Learning Management System   .    - Email for general technical questions/ support  requests.
504.816.8180      - Call for any  technical questions/ support requests.  - General NOBTS  technical help information is provided on this website.


Quality Enhancement Plan

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.  
Our plan to improve writing called, “The Write Stuff.” 

Please visit The Writing Center:  

NOBTS Academic Key Dates

Spring 2022 Semester (January 18-May 11, 2022)
  • Final Day for Tuition Payment                                                                                    January 14, 2022
  • Registration Deadline for all  Courses                                                                         January 14, 2022
  • Martin Luther King Day (No Classes; Offices Closed)                                                   January 17, 2022
  • Classes Begin (including Internet classes)                                                            January 18, 2022
  • Last Day to Drop/Add                                                                                               January 28, 2022
  • May Graduation Application Deadline                                                                             March 1, 2022
  • Mardi Gras: Offices Closed; No Classes on Main Campus                                              March 1, 2022
  • March Academic Intensives                                                                                       March 14-18, 2022
  • Spring Break (Offices Open)                                                                                      March 14-18, 2022
  • Last Day to Apply Late for May Graduation (late fee applies)                                        April 1, 2022
  • Grant Application for Fall 2022 Semester                                                                    April 1-30, 2022
  • Good Friday (No Classes; Offices Closed)                                                                    April 15, 2022
  • Wednesday, May 4, 2022  (Leavell College)                                                                 Last Day of Classes
  • Graduate Final Exams (Grad. & Leavell College)                                                          May 5-11, 2022

    **Leavelll College  Graduation at 10 am                                                                      Saturday, May 14, 2022


    **Graduate program Spring Graduation at 2pm                                                          Saturday, May 14, 2022

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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 (Main Campus) and click HERE for NGA 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
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NGA Library  

The NGA library has approximately 27,000 books including journals and some audio-visual materials and the collection keeps growing. Also, don’t forget – the resources of the main campus library are also available to extension center students
Click  HERE for more information on the NGA Library. 
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Orientation is a graduation requirement for all students. If you are a new student that has been accepted to attend NOBTS for an undergraduate or graduate degree please email  to register for Orientation. Or if you are a current student and for some reason, you have not attended the required Orientation you may email to register for orientation or for more information.

Student Absence Policies

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Schedule & Cycle

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*Fall 2022 Schedules & Course Syllabi

NOBTS Chapel Services New Orleans host chapel on Tuesdays and Thursdays during the semester at 11:00 am (CST). To view live Chapel services or an archive of chapel services please click HERE.  
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NGA Korean Programs 

Korean Theological Institute

For information concerning the   Korean Graduate or Undergraduate programs at the North Georgia Center , please contact Dr. Bong Soo Choi (

Korean Doctorate of Ministry

For information concerning the   Korean DMin program , please contact Dr. Jong Gil Lee ( ).

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Click Here to Apply Online

Other Center in Georgia 

Click the link to learn more about the center:

Jonesboro Extension Center

North Georgia Faculty & Staff 








Korean DMin Program

KTI Program


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