Birmingham Center of NOBTS
Dr. Ron Pate, Director
Nov. 21st – 25th Thanksgiving Break
Dec. 8th Last day of classes/finals for Thursday classes
Dec. 12th Last day of classes/finals for Monday classes
Dec. 13th Last day of classes/finals for Tuesday classes
Dec. 17th Graduation
Jan. 20th FINAL DAY of PAYMENT: Final day to register and pay tuition
Jan. 23rd 1st day of classes for Monday classes
Jan. 24th 1st day of classes for Tuesday classes
Jan. 26th 1st day of classes for Thursday classes
Feb. 3rd Drop/Add Deadline
Feb. 15th Graduation Application Deadline for Spring Graduation
Feb. 28th Mardi Gras Break (seminary closed)
Mar. 13th – 17th Spring Break
Apr. 14th Good Friday (offices closed)
May 4th Last day of classes/finals for Thursday classes
May 8th Last day of classes/finals for Monday classes
May 9th Last day of classes/finals for Tuesday classes
May 12th Leavell College Graduation
May 13th Graduate Program Graduation
Spring 2017 schedule
(Birmingham, Montgomery, Huntsville, Rainsville, and Tuscaloosa)
(Birmingham, Rainsville, and Tuscaloosa)
Spring 2017 AL Graduate Course Syllabi
The Birmingham Extension Center Library maintains a collection of more than 2,600 volumes. We have multiple commentaries for the Old and New Testament. We also have multiple resources available for theology, counseling, church growth, pastoral ministry, biblical languages, etc. The library also maintains subcriptions to leading theological journals. Students also have access to online databases for the latest research in psychology, counseling, and theological journals, etc. For more information about the Birmingham Center Library, please contact
Birmingham Center students have access to the John T. Christian Library on main campus. Students can checkout books from New Orleans and have them shipped. Samford University also allows NOBTS Students access to their library, simply present your NOBTS student ID at the front desk.
Follow the link to the NGA Hub Virtual Bookstore to see the books you will need for your courses. The NGA Hub Virtual Bookstore lists all the courses for the current or next semester.
Classes at the Birmingham Center meet on Mondays, or Thursday and Fridays for Undergraduate students and Mondays, or Tuesday and Thursday nights for Graduate students. Leavell College students may obtain an Associate in Christian Ministry degree or a Bachelor of Arts in Christian Ministry. Graduate students may earn the Master of Divinity or Master of Arts in Christian Education degree.
To request a catalog and an application, please contact the Enlistment Office at email@example.com or
Click on the following link to request a catalog and an application online:
Turabian Tutor 7th Edition. 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.
This is a partial list of NOBTS student services available to all students, no matter your delivery system or location.
If you have questions or do not see what you need here, please refer to www.nobts.edu/studentservices,
email us at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call the Dean of Students office at 800-662-8701, ext. 3283. We are glad to assist you!
For additional library resources in your state, check http://www.nobts.edu/library/interlibrary-loan.html
NOBTS plans to improve English writing at the graduate level by creating a writing center and by training faculty and teaching assistants to improve feedback on student writing.
Our plan to improve writing called, “The Write Stuff.”