Jacksonville, Florida Extension Center


Jacksonville Center offers a Master of Divinity with classes available on Monday and Saturday cycles

First Baptist Church
124 West Ashley Street
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Cliff Davis, Director
Phone: (904) 265-7286 
E-mail: jacksonvillecenter@nobts.edu 

Welcome to the Jacksonville web page.  For more information regarding the Master of Divinity degree, please call Pastor Davis at (904) 265-7286.


New Students--plan to attend Orientation either on January 9th or January 12th at 10:30 am. 
You will be able to register after Orientation!

Returning Student Registration Now Open for Spring 2017!
Final day to register and pay tuition is January 20, 2017.



Inquire about other available scholarships at:  http://www.nobts.edu/financial-aid/other-nobts-scholarships.html

2016-2017 Tuition and Fees

2016-2017 Key Academic Dates

Degree Control Sheets:

MDIV Control Sheet

MACE Control Sheet--**Revised


Monday 3 Year Cycle

Saturday 5 Year Cycle


Spring 2017

Graduate Workshop Schedules
Graduate New Orleans Campus Schedule


Fall 2016/17 Syllabi


OTEN5300--Brunet--Monday Hybrid

Spring 2016: CCSW6214--Arango-Lewis--Monday Hybrid

Fall 2015-16 Syllabi

EVAN5250--Brunet--Monday Hybrid

Spring 2015 Syllabi

NTEN5300--Brunet--Monday Hybrid 8 Times

PATH6230--Brunet--Monday Hybrid 8 Times

PREA6200--Canton--Monday Hybrid 8 Times

DISC5171--Nichols--Monday Bi-Weekly

Fall 2014/2015 Syllabi

PREA5300 - Canton - Monday Hybrid 8 Times
DISC5170- Canton- Monday  
BBBW5200 - Warner - Monday Hybrid 8 Times
OTHB5300 - Warner - Saturday Hybrid 4 Times

Spring 2014 Syllabi:

PATH5331- Canton-Monday Hybrid 8 Times

Fall 2013/2014 Syllabi:

OTHB5300 - Sexton - Monday Hybrid 8 Times

 OTEN5300 - Dick - MondayHybrid 8 Times

Spring 2013 Syllabi:

Warner - BBBW5200 Encountering the Biblical World - Saturday

Spring 2013 Textbook list

Wheeler - DISC5171 Spiritual Formation - Monday

The Life You've Always Wanted: Spiritual Disciplines for Ordinary People, John Ortberg

Warner - BBBW5200 Encountering the Biblical World - Saturday Hybrid 

To be read in conjunction with class lectures (see Blackboard)

  •     English Bible(a good translation)
  •     Arnold, Bill T. & Beyer, Bryan E.,  2002, Readings From the Ancient Near East, Baker,( RANE)
  •   Brisco, Thomas, 1998, Holman Bible Atlas by (Broadman & Holman Publishers, (HBA)
  • Warner, Dan, Encountering the Biblical World Course Workbook (Posted on Blackboard)

Recommended reading:

  •      Hoerth, Alfred 1998, Archaeology & The Old Testament, Baker Book House, (AOT ) – This an optional reading but heavily suggested. Note within the reading schedule of this course reading, suggestions are given from this text that correspond to the topics discussed. 
  • Zondervan Handbook to the Bible ed. by Pat and David Alexander (Zondervan, 1999)
  • Manners and Customs in the Bible by Victor M., (Hendrickson)
  • The Sacred Bridge by Rainey, A. & Notley, S., 2006 (Carta, Jerusalem)
  • Life in Biblical Israel, by Stager, L. & King, P., 2001, (Westminster John Knox Press)

Braswell - NTGK6300 Intermediate Greek Grammar - Monday Hybrid

  • Mounce, Bill, A Graded Reader of Biblical Greek.  
  •  Either  Brooks and Winbery, A Morphology of New Testament Greek.
  •  Or Mounce, Morphology of Biblical Greek.
  • The Greek New Testament (either the 4th edition, United Bible Societies or the 27th edition, Nestle-Aland).
  • Warren Trenchard, The Student's Complete Vocabulary Guide to the Greek New Testament.
  • William Mounce, Basics of Biblical Greek.
Dr. Braswell
Extra credit reading - David Alan Black, Linguistics for Students of New Testament Greek, 2d ed.

Kendrick - HIST5301 History of Christianity 2 - Monday Hybrid

Justo Gonzalez Reformation to Present

Dennis - PATH6230 Supervised Ministry 2 -  Saturday Hybrid

Experiencing Ministry Supervison  A Field-Based Approach (William T. Pyle and Mary Alice Seals - Editors)
Overcoming the Dark Side of Leadership: How to Become An Effective Leader by Confronting Potential Failures by Gary McIntosh and Samuel Rima

Bauman - CESW6214 Interpersonal Relationship Skills - Monday Hybrid

Interpersonal Relationship Skills for Ministers ISBN# 1-58980-248-9
Interpersonal Communication: The Whole Story by Kory Floyd 


Student Resources:

Student Information Contact Sheet

1)   Click on the following links to download a catalog or apply:



2)   Funding Your Education:    The Financial Aid Office is equipped and ready to assist you in funding your education.  Contact them to set up a payment plan, inquire about what scholarships or loans you may qualify to receive, and for financial counseling.  Click on their link: http://www.nobts.edu/financial-aid/default.html

3)  Writing Center Links


Turabian Tutor  Click on this link to download the latest edition of the Turabian Tutor in pdf format. It is based on the 7th Edition of the Turabian style manual which contains several substantial changes from the 6th edition.   






 Dr. Bob Welch's Turabian Survival Manual

4)  Library Help Topic Links:

Commentary List

General Religion

General Research Helps


New Testament Greek

Old Testament Hebrew

Theological Helps

World, Home, & Urban Missions

5)  Click here for the online bookstore: http://www.freewebs.com/gmorris_nobts/