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North Georgia Center



Virtual 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 at

Dr. Jackson is available through appointment and email at





      Dr. Peter Kendrick

Professor of Theology and Culture

Associate Regional Dean GA/AL

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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Academic Advising



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/Alabama extension centers, 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



7 Reasons to Study at NOBTS @NGA

The NGA extension center will hold our Fall Campus Preview Day on Saturday, October 23 in conjunction with our Prepare Here weekend. If you would like to attend this event as a prospective student, please contact Dr. Judi Jackson at or contact the NGA office at . As you are praying about attending Leavell College and NOBTS, consider these 7 reasons to study at the NGA Center. (Click on the video to begin.)


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!  
For additional library resources in your state, check
  • GALILEO for Georgia students
  • LALINC for Louisiana students
  • Florida Virtual Library ( for Florida students
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


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 - October 15- Jan. 3rd or 10th, 2022
  • GA, Prepare Here Weekend - October 22 & 23, 2021
  • Thanksgiving Break (No classes; offices close at noon on Wednesday) - November 24-28, 2021
  • Fall Graduation - December 11, 2021
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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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North Georgia Graduate Cycle  
North Georgia Undergraduate Cycle


KTI Gradudate Program Cycle

KTI LC Cycle

*Spring 2022 Schedules & Course Syllabi

*Graduate Program

*Undergraduate Program

*Fall 2021 Schedules & Course Syllabi

*Graduate Program

*Undergraduate Program

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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 

Dr. Peter Kendrick

Professor of Theology and Culture

Associate Regional Dean GA/AL

Director of North GA Center

Occupying the Nelson L. Price Chair of Leadership


Dr. Judi Jackson

NGA Student Services Director

Office: 470-655-0834

Email Address:

Dr. Robert E. Wilson

Associate Professor for Christian

Ministry in Leavell College

Office: 470-655-0837

Email address:

Ae Rhan E. Lee

Administrative Assistant to Dr. Peter Kendrick

Office: 470-655-6714

Email address:


Korean DMin Program

Dr. Jong Gil Lee

Associate Professor of Expository Preaching

Director of Korean DMin Program

Office: 470-655-0846

Email Address:

Joyce S. Kwak

Administrative Assistant for Korean DMin Program

Office: 470-655-0993

Email address:

KTI Program

Dr. Bong Soo Choi

Professor of New Testament and Greek

Director of Korean Theological Institute

Office: 470-655-6715

Email Address:

Haesung Park

Administrative Assistant for KTI program

Office: 470-655-6716

Email address:

NGA Library

Helen Shin

North GA Hub Librarian

Office: 470-655-6717

Email address:


North Georgia Center Map
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