Orlando, Florida Extension Center


Orlando Center offers a Master of Divinity and a Master of Arts in Christian Education.  Classes available on Monday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday Cycles.

Michael Wilburn, Director
First Baptist Church 
3000 South John Young Pkwy.
Orlando, FL 32805
Cell: (352) 697-5384

E-mail: orlandocenterdir@nobts.edu

Office Phone: (407) 514-4413
Office E-mail: orlandocenter@nobts.edu

Welcome to the Orlando Extension Center web page.  For more information, please call us at the office Monday-Thursday at 407-514-4413.


New Student Orientation on January 9th at 10:00 am in the Theological Education Building

Returning Student Registration Now Open for the Spring 2017 semester.

Final day to register and pay tuition is January 20, 2017.


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

2016/2017 Tuition 

2016-2017 Key Academic Dates

Degree Control Sheets:

MDIV Control Sheet

MACE Control Sheet--**Revised


Monday Cycle

Thursday, Friday, Saturday Cycle


Spring 2017 Schedule

Grad NOLA Campus Schedule

Graduate Workshop Schedules


Spring 2017 Syllabi:

DISC5171--Wilburn--Monday Hybrid

HIST5223--Arnold--Monday Hybrid

Fall 2016/17 Syllabi:

DISC6300--Wilburn--Monday Hybrid

NTGK5300--DelRio--Monday Hybrid

DISC5170--Wilburn--Monday Hybrid

NTEN5300--DelRio--Monday Hybrid

EVAN5230--McRaney--Monday Hybrid

OTHB5300--Warner--Thursday Hybrid


Spring 2016 Syllabi:

DISC5260--Wilburn--Monday Hybrid

DISC5171--Wilburn--Monday Hybrid

THEO5301--Howell--Monday Hybrid

OTEN5300--Warner--Monday Hybrid

BBBW5200--Warner--Monday Hybrid

NTEN5300--Price--Saturday 4x Hybrid

Fall 2015/16 Syllabi:

PATH5331--Burks--Monday Hybrid


CEEF6306--Wilburn--Monday Hybrid

THEO5300--Beauchamp--Monday Hybrid

EVAN5250--Maiden-Monday Hybrid

Spring 2015 Syllabi:

OTHB6300--Warner--Monday Hybrid 8 Times

CECH6230 - Watkins - Monday Hybrid 8 Times

DISC5171 - Watkins - Monday Bi-weekly

HIST5301-Howell-Monday Hybrid 8 Times

PREA6200-Burks-Monday Hybrid 8 Times

CEYH6360--Jackson-Tuesday Traditional

Fall 2014/2015 Syllabi:

OTHB5300 - Warner - Mondays Hybrid 8 Times

CEEF6301 - Watkins- Mondays Hybrid 8 Times

DISC5170 - Watkins - Mondays Bi-weekly

PREA5300 - Burks - Mondays Hybrid 8 Times

BBBW5200 - Warner - Mondays Hybrid 8 Times

OTHB5300 - Warner - Saturdays Hybrid 4 Times

Spring 2014 Syllabi:

NTGK6300-DelRio - Mondays Hybrid 8 Times

CEEF6310 - Watkins - Mondays Hybrid 8 Times

DISC5171 - Watkins - Mondays  8 Times

PATH6230 - Burks- Mondays Hybrid 8 Times

Fall 2013/2014 Syllabi:

CEAD6250  -Watkins-Mondays Hybrid 8 Times

NTGK5300 - DelRio-Monday Hybrid 8 Times

NTEN5300 - DelRio -Monday Hybrid 8 Times

DISC5170  -Watkins-Mondays Bi-Weekly

PATH5230 - Burks -Mondays Hybrid 8 Times

PATH5331  - Jerry Barlow- Fridays Hybrid 4 Times: Textbooks Required:

   1)  Bisagno, John. Pastor’s Handbook. Nashville: Broadman and Holman, 2011. ISBN: 978-1-4336-7149-4

   2)  Cothen, Joe H. Equipped for Good Work. 3d ed. Edited by Jerry N. Barlow. Gretna: Pelican, 2012.

         ISBN: 978-1-4556-1613-8   *The New Orleans LifeWay store has arranged with Pelican Publishing to offer this book at a discounted price.

   3)  Witmer, Timothy Z. The Shepherd Leader. Phillipsburg, NJ: P & R Publishing, 2010.  ISBN: 978-1-59638-131-5 (pbk.)

  Optional Textbooks  (will be helpful and may be used in class assignments):

   1)  Bryant, James W., and Mac Brunson. The New Guidebook for Pastors. Nashville: Broadman and Holman, 2007. ISBN: 978-0-8054-4429-2 (pbk.)

   2)  Horner, David. A Practical Guide for Life and Ministry. Grand Rapids: Baker Books, 2008. ISBN: 978-0-8010-9195-7 (pbk.)

   3)  Segler, Franklin M. The Broadman Minister’s Manual. Nashville: Broadman Press, 1968. ISBN: 0-8054-4223-07

Spring 2013 Syllabi:

DISC5171 - Watkins - Monday

THEO5301 - Howell - Monday

OTEN5300 - Warner - Monday

BBBW5200 - Warner - Monday

BBBW5200 - Warner - Saturday

Student Resources: 

Student Information Contact Sheet

1)  Click on the below links to download the 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 Helps 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/