2020-2021 Graduate Program Calendar

Fall Semester (August 24-December 17, 2020)

Registration and Orientation Schedule for the Fall Semester

Graduate Registration for Fall 2019 Returning Students

April 15-August 21, 2020

Graduate Music Placement Examinations

August 17-18, 2020

Orientation for New Students

August 20, 2020

Returning Student Registration including Seniors

August 20, 2020

Campus Life and Ministry Fair

August 20, 2020

Fall Semester Independent Study Submission Deadline

August 21, 2020

New Student Registration

August 21, 2020

Final Day for Tuition Payment

August 21, 2020

Registration Deadline for Fall Internet Courses

August 21, 2020

Late Student Registration

August 24, 2020

Fall Semester Academic Events

Classes Begin (Including Internet classes)

August 24, 2020

Convocation Chapel

August 25, 2020

Grant Application for Spring 2021 Semester

September 1-30, 2020

Last Day to Drop/Add

September 4, 2020

Labor Day (Offices closed; no classes)

September 7, 2020

Last Day to Apply for Fall Graduation

September 15, 2020

Founders’ Day Chapel (11:00 am)

October 13, 2020

Fall Break (Offices open)

October 19-23, 2020

October Academic Workshop (October 19-23, 2020)

October Academic Workshop Registration

April 15-August 21, 2020

October Academic Workshop

October 19-23, 2020

Graduate Registration for Spring 2021 Returning Students

October 15, 2020 -January 15, 2021

ThM Application Deadline for Spring 2021 Entrance

November 2, 2020

ThM Thesis Deadline

November 2, 2020

Deadline for MMCM Theses (Fall 2020 Semester)

November 16, 2020

Thanksgiving Break (No classes; offices close at noon on Wednesday)

November 23-27, 2020

Graduate Final Examinations

December 11-17, 2020

Final Examinations for Monday Only Classes

December 14, 2020

Final Examinations for Tuesday Only Classes

December 15, 2020

Final Examinations for Wednesday Only Classes

December 16, 2020

Final Examinations for Thursday Only Classes

December 17, 2020

Final Examinations for Friday Only Classes

December 11, 2020

Final Examinations for Tuesday/Thursday Classes

December 15 and 17, 2020

Fall Internet Courses Final Exam Deadline

December 17, 2020

Christmas Break
(office will be closed on December 23 and will re-open on January 2)

December 23, 2020 - January 3, 2021

Fall Semester Graduation Activities

President’s Reception (4:30pm)

Friday, December 18, 2020

Graduation Rehearsal (2:30 pm)

Friday, December 18, 20120

Fall Semester Graduation (10:00 am)

Saturday, December 19, 2020

Fall Semester Graduate Final Examination Schedule (December 11-17, 2020)

Class Time

Examination Time

Monday Only Classes: Monday, December 14, 2020

9:00 am and 11:00am

9:00-11:00 am

1:00 and 2:00pm

2:00-4:00 pm

5:00 and 6:00 pm

6:00-8:00 pm

Tuesday Only Classes: Tuesday, December 15, 2020

8:00 am

9:00-11:00 am

12:30 pm and 2:00pm

2:00-4:00 pm

6:00 pm

6:00-8:00 pm

Wednesday Only Classes: Wednesday, December 16, 2020

8:00 and 9:00 am

9:00-11:00 am

Thursday Only Classes: Thursday, December 17, 2020

8:00 am

9:00-11:00 am

12:30 pm

12:00-2:00 pm

2:00 pm

2:00-4:00 pm

6:00 pm

6:00-8:00 pm

Friday Only Classes: Friday, December 11, 2020

8:00am

9:00-11:00 am

Tuesday/Thursday Classes

8:00 and 8:30 am

Tuesday, December 15, 2020, 9:00-11:00 am

9:30 am

Thursday, December 17, 2020, 9:00-11:00 am

12:30 and 1:00 pm

Tuesday, December 15, 2020, 12:00-2:00 pm

2:00 pm

Thursday, December 17, 2020, 2:00-4:00 pm

Spiritual Formation or Personal Disciplemaking Classes: Last Day of Class

The final exam for a Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, or Thursday Hybrid course must be completed online by midnight of the corresponding Monday Only, Tuesday Only, Wednesday Only or Thursday Only exam day.

Internet and Hybrid Workshop courses must have completed final exams by midnight, Thursday, December 17, 2020.

Mentoring courses must have completed final exams by midnight, Thursday, December 17, 2020.

January Academic Workshops (January 6-17, 2021)

January Academic Workshop 1 Registration

October 6-December 4, 2020

January Academic Workshop 2 Registration

October 13-December 11, 2020

January Academic Workshop 1
School of Christian Apologetics

January 4-8, 2021

January Academic Workshop 2
Baptist College Partnership Seminar

January 11-15, 2021

Spring Semester (January 19-May 13, 2021)

Registration and Orientation for the Spring Semester

Graduate Registration for Spring 2021 Returning Students

October 15, 2020-January 15, 2021 

Graduate Music Placement Examinations

January 11-12, 2021

Orientation for New Students

January 14, 2021

Returning Student Registration including Seniors

January 14, 2021

Campus Life and Ministry Fair

January 14, 2021

Spring Semester Independent Study Submission Deadline

January 15, 2021

New Student Registration

January 15, 2021

Final Day for Tuition Payment

January 15, 2021

Registration Deadline for Spring Internet Courses

January 15, 2021

Late Student Registration

January 19, 2021

Spring Semester Academic Events

Martin Luther King Day (No classes; offices closed)

January 18, 2021

Classes Begin (Including Internet classes)

January 19, 2021

Last Day to Drop/Add

January 29, 2021

Last Day to Apply for May or July Graduation

February 15, 2021

Mardi Gras
(Offices closed; no classes on main campus; no CIV classes from New Orleans)

February 16, 2021

March Academic Workshop (March 16-20, 2020)

Registration for March Academic Workshop

October 15, 2020-January 15, 2021 

March Academic Workshop

March 15-19, 2021

Spring Break (Offices open)

March 15-19, 2021

ThM Thesis Deadline for May 2020 Graduation

April 1, 2021

ThM Application Deadline for Fall 2020

April 1, 2021

Grant Application for Fall 2020 Semester

April 1-30, 2021

Good Friday (Offices closed, no classes)

April 2, 2021

Deadline for MMCM Theses (Spring 2021 Semester)

April 15, 2021

Celebration of Excellence Chapel

May 4, 2021

Graduate Final Examinations

May 7-13, 2021

Final Examinations for Monday Only Classes

May 10, 2021

Final Examinations for Tuesday Only Classes

May 11, 2021

Final Examinations for Wednesday Only Classes

May 12, 2021

Final Examinations for Thursday Only Classes

May 13, 2021

Final Examinations for Friday Only Classes

May 7, 2021

Final Examinations for Tuesday/Thursday Classes

May 11 and 13, 2021

Spring Internet Courses Final Exam Deadline

May 13, 2021

Spring Semester Graduation Activities

Graduate Program Graduation Rehearsal (2:30 pm)

Friday, May 14, 2021

President’s Reception (4:30pm)

Friday, May 14, 2021

Graduate School Spring Graduation (10:00am)

Saturday, May 15, 2021

Spring Semester Graduate Final Examination Schedule (May 7-13, 2021)

Class Time

Examination Time

Monday Only Classes:  Monday, May 10, 2021

8:00 and 9:00 am

9:00-11:00 am

1:00 and 2:00 pm

2:00-4:00 pm

6:00 pm

6:00-8:00 pm

Tuesday Only Classes: Tuesday, May 11, 2021

8:00 am

9:00-11:00 am

12:30 and 2:00 pm

2:00-4:00 pm

6:00 pm

6:00-8:00 pm

Wednesday Only Classes: Wednesday, May 12, 2021

8:00 and 9:00 am

9:00-11:00 am

Thursday Only Classes: Thursday, May 13, 2021

8:00 am

9:00-11:00 am

12:30 - 2:00 pm

2:00-4:00 pm

6:00 PM

6:00-8:00 pm

Friday Only Classes: Friday, May 7, 2021

8:00

9:00-11:00 am

Tuesday/Thursday Classes

8:00 and 8:30 am

Tuesday, May 11, 2021, 9:00-11:00 am

9:30 AM

Thursday, May 13, 2021, 9:00-11:00 am

12:30 and 1:00 pm

Tuesday, May 11, 2021, 2:00-4:00 pm

2:00 PM

Thursday, May 13, 2021, 2:00-4:00 pm

The final exam for a Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, or Thursday Hybrid course must be completed online by midnight of the corresponding Monday Only, Tuesday Only, Wednesday Only, or Thursday Only exam day.

Internet and Hybrid Workshop courses must have completed final exams by midnight, Thursday, May 13, 2021.

Mentoring courses must have completed final exams by midnight, Thursday, May 13, 2021.

May Academic Workshops (May 24-28, 2021)

Registration for May Academic Workshops

February 24-April 23, 2021

May Academic Workshops
Red Carpet Week

May 24-28, 2021

Summer School (May 31-July 30, 2021)

Registration Opens for All Summer School and Internet Courses

May 1, 2021

Summer School Independent Study Submission Deadline

May 28, 2021

Registration Deadline for Summer 2021 Internet Courses

May 28, 2021

Summer Term and Internet Classes Begin

May 31, 2021

Summer Internet Course Final Exam Deadline

July 30, 2021

July Diploma Conferral Date

July 30, 2021

Online Registration for Fall 2021 Returning Students

April 15-August 20, 2021

Summer Institute 1 (May 31-June 11)

Registration for Summer Institute 1

March 1-May 28, 2021

Summer Biblical Languages Institute: Introductory Greek Grammar (Week 2)

May 31-June 4, 2021

Summer Institute 1 (two-week courses)

May 31-June 11, 2021

Summer Institute 2 (June 14-25)

Registration for Summer Institute 2

March 1-May 28, 2021

Summer Institute 2 (one-week courses)

June 14-18, 2021

Summer Institute 2 (two-week courses)

June 14-25, 2021

Summer Biblical Languages Institute: Intermediate Greek Grammar

June 14-25, 2021

Southern Baptist Convention, Orlando, FL

June 15-16, 2021

Summer Institute 3 (June 29-July 10)

Registration for Summer Institute 3

March 1- May 28, 2021

Summer Institute 3 (one-week courses)

June 28-July 2, 2021

Independence Day holiday (offices closed; classes meet)

July 5, 2021

Summer Biblical Languages Institute: Advanced Greek Grammar

July 5-9, 2021

Summer Institute 4 (July 12-23)

Registration for Summer Institute 4

March 1- May 28, 2021

Summer Institute 4 (one-week courses)

July 12-23, 2021

Summer Biblical Languages Institute: Greek Exegesis: 2 Corinthians

July 19-23, 2021

End-of-Summer Academic Workshops (August 2-6, 2021)

Registration for End-of-Summer Academic Workshops

May 1-May 28, 2021

End-of-Summer Academic Workshops (one-week courses)

August 2-6, 2021