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NOBTS Graduate Application

To submit an application to our school, please complete the following form and select Submit Application.

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You are about to begin the NOBTS Graduate Application. This application is appropriate for anyone seeking a Master's degree.

1. You will need to submit an essay detailing your conversion and call to ministry before submitting the application.

2. Upon submitting the application, you will be required to pay a $35 application fee. Please have your credit card information handy to enter at this time.

3. Please turn off your browser's pop-up blocker so that you will be able to access all parts of the application.

4. Please do not use the "enter" key to move between text fields, as this may submit the application prematurely.

Personal Information

Please enter your full legal name below.

Address Information

Please submit information for ALL address types listed below. Click on "Add Another Address" to add subsequent addresses, and follow the instructions given for each address type.

Please enter your current mailing address first as your "Preferred/Current Address."

For the "Birth City and State" address, "unknown" may be entered for address line 1.

For "Parent/Guardian" address, please enter the person's name in the address line 1 field. Enter the street address in the address line 2 field.

Please notify us if there is an address change at any point during the application process.

NOTE: If you are an F-1 international student, please also provide us with an "International Address" in your native country.

Your Contact Information

Please enter your primary email address and primary phone numbers.

  1. Phone Type Country Phone Number Primary
Emergency Contact Information

Please enter two people other than your spouse to contact in the event of emergency.

Demographic Information
Ethnicity and Race Information

Please select one or more. Be sure to select Yes or No for "Are you of Hispanic/Latino ethnicity or descent." This information is for reporting purposes only and does not affect your acceptance as a student.

  1. Are you of Hispanic/Latino ethnicity or descent? Yes No
    American Indian or Alaska Native
    Black or African American
    Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
Citizenship Information

If applicable, you must provide a copy of your Alien Registration Receipt Card I-551. If you have a B-1, H-1, or R-1 Visa, a copy will be required for admission.

Family Information

Please enter your fiance(e) or spouse and children. Be sure to include relationship information.

Marital History

If yes is answered to any of the following questions, additional information will be requested as part of the admissions process. (Answers are required, even if single.)

  1. (mm/dd/yyyy)
Academic Information

The Academic Year for Spring and Summer Terms is the same as the calendar year in which you wish to enroll. The Academic Year for the Fall term is the next calendar year. For example, the Fall term beginning in the 2015 calendar year is a part of Academic Year 2016. NOTE: Date of application should be no more than one year prior to intended enrollment date.

  1. Program

If you plan to attend the New Orleans campus, please click on New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. Otherwise, please click on the campus that you plan to attend. Only one campus should be selected.

Education History

Please list all colleges, universities, and seminaries that you have attended, even if you did not complete a degree.

  1. Degrees


Personal Essays
Ethical Conduct Statement

Please read the following ethical conduct statement.

These standards are enforced at New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, through its administrative committees, may take disciplinary action, including dismissal, should the standard of personal and ethical conduct becoming to a Southern Baptist Minister be violated. Violations of this standard shall include, but are not limited to:

A. Giving false or incomplete statements to the seminary orally, or in writing including, but not limited to, one's application for admission, registration, or altering records;
B. Academic misconduct including, but not limited to, plagiarism or cheating;
C. Use or possession of beverage alcohol or illegal drugs;
D. Heterosexual misconduct or homosexual behavior;
E. Financial irresponsibility;
F. Fighting, abusive or vulgar language;
G. Theft or vandalism;
H. Violation of college/seminary academic regulations and policies;
I. Misuse of computing resources including, but not limited to, the internet.

I affirm that I have read, understand, and will be in compliance with these standards as long as I am a currently enrolled student at New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. I also understand that any violation of these standards may result in disciplinary action.

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    Background Check
    Information on Saving or Submission of Your Application
    1. Please be prepared to pay the $35.00 application fee immediately after you submit your application. The fee must be paid for your application to be recorded. If you are not ready to make payment at this time, please click "Save" and come back later. Click on SUBMIT Application after you have read the Application Policy statement and selected "I accept" to confirm that you have read and fully understand the terms and conditions set forth in our Application Policy. Now, please click on the following link to read our Application Policy: Application Policy

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