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Member Schools

New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary

Denominational information:
Southern Baptist Convention
Contact Information:
3939 Gentilly Boulevard
New Orleans, LA 70126-4858
p: 504-282-4455

Chief Executive Officer:
James K Dew
Chief Academic Officer:
Norris C Grubbs
Accreditation Liaison Officer:
Steve W Lemke
ATS Commission Staff Liaison:
Tom Tanner

Enrollment/Faculty Information (reported Fall 2020)
Number of Students (FTE):  
1295 (732)
Number of Full-Time Faculty (FTE):  
63 (75.71)

Accreditation Information:
Member Status:
Accredited in Good Standing
Commission's Statement of Accreditation Status
Year-Term of Next Comprehensive Accreditation Visit:
2026-fall
Approved Degree Programs:
MDiv, MA (Apologetics), MA (Biblical Archeology), MA (Biblical Studies), MA (Cross-Cultural Studies), MA (Philosophy), MA (Theology), MA in Christian Apologetics, MA in Christian Education, MA in Church and Community Ministries, MA in Counseling, MA in Discipleship, MA in Missiology, MA in Pastoral Ministry, MA in Worship Ministries, Master of Music in Church Music, MTS, ThM, DEdMin, DMA, DMin, EdD, PhD

Approved Comprehensive Distance (Online) Education:
Yes

Approved Additional Locations:
Birmingham, AL
Blue Mountain, MS
Clinton, MS
Duluth, GA
Hialeah, FL
Huntsville, AL
Jonesboro, GA
Monroe, LA
Montgomery, AL
Olive Branch, MS
Orlando, FL
Shreveport, LA
St. Francisville, LA
Tallahassee, FL
Tuscaloosa, AL
Additional Information:
Beginning June 2016, the Board approved the school to offer roughly two-thirds of required coursework for its PhD program through synchronous video; initially approved as a three-year experiment, the Board has since granted ongoing approval (as of June 2019) for coursework in all PhD program specializations to be offered through synchronous online delivery.