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#1003 Overall Influence #125 Desirability Rank

Southern Baptist Theological Seminary

Seminary in Louisville, Kentucky

From Wikipedia

The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary is a Southern Baptist seminary in Louisville, Kentucky. It is the oldest of the six seminaries affiliated with the Southern Baptist Convention . The seminary was founded in 1859 in Greenville, South Carolina, where it was at first housed on the campus of Furman University. After being closed during the Civil War, it moved in 1877 to a newly built campus in downtown Louisville and moved to its current location in 1926 in the Crescent Hill neighborhood. For more than fifty years Southern has been one of the world's largest theological seminaries, with an FTE enrollment of over 3,300 students in 2015.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

343

Acceptance

77%

Graduation Rate

32%

Median SAT Score

1139

Median ACT Score

22

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$11,400

Fees (in-state)

$496

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

3K

Under-Grads

1K

Graduates

2K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

2825 Lexington Rd, Louisville KY 40280-0001

What is Southern Baptist Theological Seminary known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#68 World Rank
Religious Studies
#500 World Rank
Philosophy
#1144 World Rank
Education
#1728 World Rank
Sociology

Other areas of influence

#593 World Rank
Social Work
#648 World Rank
Psychology
#889 World Rank
History
#1126 World Rank
Anthropology
#1170 World Rank
Literature
#1261 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#1577 World Rank
Political Science
#1610 World Rank
Law
#1640 World Rank
Communications
#2434 World Rank
Medical
#2604 World Rank
Business
#3186 World Rank
Biology
#3497 World Rank
Mathematics
#3691 World Rank
Economics
#4152 World Rank
Nursing
#4186 World Rank
Physics
#4188 World Rank
Engineering
#5132 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#6457 World Rank
Computer Science
#7372 World Rank
Chemistry

Influential People

Who are Southern Baptist Theological Seminary's Most influential alumni?

Southern Baptist Theological Seminary 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Religious Studies, Philosophy, and Social Work

Mikeal Carl Parsons

New Testament scholar

Mikeal Carl Parsons

New Testament scholar

C. Michael Hawn

Baptist minister and professor of church music

C. Michael Hawn

Baptist minister and professor of church music

Sally Gore

Researcher ORCID ID = 0000-0001-6160-2011

R. Alan Culpepper

American biblical scholar

Steve Goss

American politician

Charles H. Martin

American politician

Chris Whaley

American author, pastor and professional wrestler

Jitsuo Morikawa

American Baptist preacher

James Washington Watts

American professor of religion

Ronald F. Miller

American politician