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New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary

New Orleans, LA
University Website: www.nobts.edu
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The New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary ("NOBTS") is a private, non-profit institution of higher learning affiliated with the Southern Baptist Convention, located in the city of New Orleans, Louisiana. It was the first institution created as a direct act of the Southern Baptist Convention. Missions and evangelism are core focuses of the seminary. Leavell college is the undergraduate program of NOBTS.

The Seminary has 12 graduate centers in 6 states, 12 undergraduate centers in 5 states, and 10 on-campus research centers. It has over 3,700 students and trains over 6,000 participants through workshops offered by Providence Learning Center and MissionLab New Orleans. NOBTS also has over 22,000 living alumni.

The main campus is situated on over 70 acres with more than 70 buildings.

NOBTS has been instrumental in the excavation and uncovery of biblical Timnah and Gezer.

NOBTS offers Doctoral, Master, Bachelor and Associate degrees.

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Fast Facts

  • Private not for profit, Four or more years
  • students
  • $5,486.00 avg tuition

3939 Gentilly Blvd
New Orleans, LA 70126
(504) 282-4455

Areas of Study:

  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Theology And Religious Vocations
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New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary

Applied 283
Admitted 283 100%
Enrolled total 217
Full Time: 56
Part Time 161
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT Math 0 0
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 0 0
ACT Composite 0 0
ACT English 0 0
ACT Math 0 0
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 69%
4-year graduation rate 28%
6-year graduation rate 35%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Neither required nor recommended
Secondary School Rank Neither required nor recommended
Secondary School Record Neither required nor recommended
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission Test Scores Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL Required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $5,486.00 $5,486.00 $5,486.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $247.00 $247.00 $247.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $229.00 $229.00 $229.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $4,110.00 $4,110.00 $4,110.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $247.00 $247.00 $247.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $228.00 $228.00 $228.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
(with family)
Room and Board $2,026.00 $7,000.00 $2,556.00
Other Expenses $1,541.00 $1,250.00 $2,556.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $25.00
Graduate Application Fee $25.00
Books and Supplies $750.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 95%
Percent receiving grant aid 84%
Avg amount of grant aid $757.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 11%
Avg amount of student loan aid $5,700.00

New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
Christian Studies X X
Bible/Biblical Studies X
Divinity/Ministry X
Missions/Missionary Studies and Missiology X
Pastoral Studies/Counseling X
Religious Education X
Religious/Sacred Music X X X
Theology/Theological Studies X
Women's Ministry X

Scholarships for Students in Louisiana

Name Amount Deadline
Thomas M. Stetson Scholarship $2,000 June 01, 2017
Todd Poche Endowed Scholarship Varies October 26, 2017

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