2022-23 Courses

BJU Seminary offers courses in multiple formats at schedules to make your degree more affordable and accessible.

All course offerings below are real-time, synchronous classes with several different scheduling options. You may attend these classes in-person at our campus in Greenville, South Carolina, or through interactive livestream from any place in the world.

Each course option is represented as a specific section in Student Central. For example, SCH 601-10 indicates you wish to take the course in-person, and SCH 601-50 indicates you want to take the course via interactive livestream from your location. Please consult the legend to understand how to register for your chosen format/modality.

Please refer to our internship page for a complete list of internships offered each semester.

For a separate listing of asynchronous, pre-recorded online classes that don’t meet at a specific time, visit our pre-recorded online offerings.

As you look at the course options below, please feel free to contact us with any questions at seminary@bju.edu.

Course Options as Sections in Student Central
Section 10: Residence
Section 12: Residence flex
Section 14: Residence module
Section 30: Off-site
Section 50: Livestream
Section 52: Livestream flex
Section 54: Livestream module
Section 90: Online (entire semester)
Section 91: Online (session A)
Section 92: Online (session B)

**Offered fall and spring semesters

Summer 2022

Independent Study/Practicum

ClassSectionProfCred
SCM 640: Biblical Counseling Practicum I**SCM 640-30Berg3
SCM 695: Biblical Counseling Practicum II**SCM 695-30Berg3

Module/Advanced Module

ClassRes. SectionLive. SectionDay/TimeRmProfCred
Li 520: Biblical TranslationLi 520-14Li 520-54Course/in-class: May 9-20213Kerr/Hargis3
SCM 638/SPM 851: Addiction Issues in CounselingSCM 638-14/
SPM851-14
SCM 638-54/
SPM 851-54
Course: May 9-August 12
In-class: June 20-24
213Berg3
SOT 840: OT Hermeneutics & Exegetical MethodSOT 840-14SOT 840-54Course: May 9-August 12
In-class: June 20-24
214Casillas3
SPM 867: Challenging Texts in Expository PreachingSPM 867-14SPM 867-54Course: May 9-August 12
In-class: June 27-July 1
213Horn4
SPM 891: Research & Writing SeminarSPM 891-14SPM 891-54Course: May 9-August 12
In-class: June 27-July 1
212Stiekes2

Fall 2022

Residence

ClassRes. SectionLive. SectionDay/TimeRmProfCred
SCH 601: Church HistorySCH 601-10SCH 601-50TTh 9:30-10:45 a.m.212Cook3
SCM 632: Foundations of Biblical Counseling**SCM 632-10SCM 632-50TTh 8-9:15 a.m.113Mazak3
SCM 633: Counseling Issues**SCM 633-10SCM 633-50TTh 8-9:15 a.m.214Cruice3
SCM 651: Spiritual Growth SeminarSCM 651-10SCM 651-50TTh 1-1:50 p.m.212Meyer2
SCM 701: Issues in Church MinistrySCM 701-10SCM 701-50MWF 1-1:50 p.m.214Gotcher3
SHM 634: Expository Sermon PreparationSHM 634-10SHM 634-50TTh 2-2:50 p.m.214Reimers2
SHM 635: Principles & Methods of Teaching BibleSHM 635-10SHM 635-50TTh 2-2:50 p.m.213Hand2
SNT 612: Exposition of John’s Gospel & EpistlesSNT 612-10SNT 612-50MWF 1-1:50 p.m.213Talbert3
SNT 621: Foundations for Greek ExegesisSNT 621-10SNT 621-50MWF 10-10:50 a.m.212Stiekes3
SNT 622: Methods of Greek Exegesis**SNT 622-10SNT 622-50MWF 10-10:50 a.m.213Cushman3
SOT 601: Elementary Hebrew ISOT 601-10SOT 601-50MTThF 10-10:50 a.m.214Saldivar3
SOT 620: Survey of the Old TestamentSOT 620-10SOT 620-50TTh 8-9:30 a.m. 213Horn2
SOT 681: Old Testament IntroductionSOT 681-10SOT 681-50MWF 9-9:50 a.m.214Casillas3
SOT 703: Methods of Hebrew ExegesisSOT 703-10SOT 703-50MWF 12-12:50 p.m.213Casillas3
STh 635: Biblical Hermeneutics**STh 635-10STh 635-50MWF 2-2:50 p.m.214Hand3
STh 745: BioethicsSTh 745-10STh 745-50TTh 9:30-10:45 a.m.211Minor/Rathbun3
STh 750: New Testament TheologySTh 750-10STh 750-50MWF 8-8:50 a.m.214Talbert3
STh 792: Introduction to Theological ResearchSTh 792-10STh 792-50T 1-1:50 p.m.213Stiekes1

Evening Flex

ClassRes. SectionLive. SectionDay/TimeRmProfCred
SCM 630: Counseling Children & AdolescentsSCM 630-12SCM 630-52M 6-8 p.m.214Cruice3
SOT 611: Exposition of the PentateuchSOT 611-12SOT 611-52M 3-5 p.m.213Horn3
STh 601: Systematic TheologySTh 601-12STh 601-52Th 6-8 p.m.113Gotcher3
STh 703: Biblical Sanctification**STh 703-12STh 703-52Th 4-5 p.m.214Meyer2

Independent Study/Practicum

ClassSectionDay/TimeProfCred
SCM 640: Biblical Counseling Practicum I**SCM 640-30Meyer3
SCM 695: Biblical Counseling Practicum II**SCM 695-30Meyer3
STh 790: Independent StudySTh 790-30Hand3
STh 871: Historical Theology: Ancient & Medieval TimesSTh 871-30W 1 p.m. (tentative)Sidwell3

Advanced Module

ClassRes. SectionLive. SectionDay/TimeRmProfCred
SCM 777: Biblical Strategy of MissionsSCM 777-14SCM 777-54Course: Aug. 24-Dec. 15
In-class: Oct. 10-14
214Oberlin/Vowels3
SCM 780: Introduction to ChaplaincySCM 780-14SCM 780-54Course: Aug. 24-Dec. 15
In-class: Oct. 10-14
Reading RoomSteve Brown3
SPM 855: Advanced Counseling MethodologySPM 855-14SPM 855-54Course: Aug. 24-Dec. 15
In-class: Oct 10-14
212Stuart Scott4
SPM 873: Theology & Development of LeadershipSPM 873-14SPM 873-54Course: Aug. 24-Dec. 15
In-class: Oct. 17-21
211Huffstutler4
STh 765: Christianity, Pluralism & PostmodernitySTh 765-14STh 765-54Course: Aug. 24-Dec. 15
In-class: Oct. 10-14
213Michael Riley3
STh 941: Advanced Biblical TheologySTh 941-14STh 941-54Course: Aug. 24-Dec. 15
In-class: Oct. 10-14
211Talbert3

Spring 2023

Residence

ClassRes. SectionLive. SectionDay/TimeRmProfCred
SCH 602: Church HistorySCH 602-10SCH 602-50TTh 9:30-10:45 a.m.212Cook3
SCM 602: Church Music: The Protestant TraditionSCM 602-10SCM 602-50MWF 12-12:50 p.m.213Coleman3
SCM 621: Church Discipleship MinistriesSCM 621-10SCM 621-50TTh 12-1:15 p.m.212Gotcher3
SCM 632: Foundations of Biblical CounselingSCM 632-10SCM 632-50TTh 8-9:15 a.m.113Mazak3
SCM 633: Counseling IssuesSCM 633-10SCM 633-50MWF 3-3:50 p.m.213Cruice3
SCM 637: Marriage & Family CounselingSCM 637-10SCM 637-50TTh 8-9:15 a.m.214Scott3
SHM 634: Expository Sermon Preparation SHM 634-10SHM 634-50TTh 2-3:15 p.m. 212Reimers2
SHM 726: HomileticsSHM 726-10SHM 726-50TTh 1:35-2:50 p.m.213Hankins3
SNT 620: Survey of the New TestamentSNT 620-10SNT 620-50TTh 8-9:30 a.m.212Horn2
SNT 622: Methods of Greek Exegesis**SNT 622-10SNT 622-50MWF 10-10:50 a.m.214Stiekes3
SNT 681: New Testament IntroductionSNT 681-10SNT 681-50MWF 9-9:50 a.m.214Stiekes3
SNT 703: Exegesis of Paul’s EpistlesSNT 703-10SNT 703-50MWF 10-10:50 a.m. 213Hand3
SNT 840: NT Hermeneutics & Exegetical MethodSNT 840-10SNT 840-50MWF 2-2:50 p.m. 211Stiekes3
SOT 602: Elementary Hebrew IISOT 602-10SOT 602-50MTThF 12-12:50 p.m.214Saldivar3
SOT 613: Exposition of the Historical Books of the OTSOT 613-10SOT 613-50TTh 12-1:15 p.m.213Talbert3
STh 602: Systematic TheologySTh 602-10STh 602-50MWF 8-8:50 a.m.113Gotcher3
STh 613: Christian ApologeticsSTh 613-10STh 613-50MWF 9-9:50 a.m.213Talbert3
STh 630: Application of ScriptureSTh 630-10STh 630-50MWF 1-1:50 p.m.213Casillas3
STh 635: Biblical HermeneuticsSTh 635-10STh 635-50MWF 1-1:50 p.m.214Hand3
STh 703: Biblical Sanctification**STh 703-10STh 703-50TTh 2-3:30 p.m.214Meyer2
STh 740: Old Testament TheologySTh 740-10STh 740-50MWF 8-8:50 a.m.214Casillas3
STh 763: History & Theology of ReligionsSTh 763-10STh 763-50MWF 2-2:50 p.m.213Talbert3
STh 775: Quran & Hadith STh 775-10STh 775-50MWF 1-1:50 p.m. 212Cushman3
STh 785: Applied ApologeticsSTh 785-10STh 785-50TTh 9:30-10:45 a.m.213Rathbun3

Evening Flex

ClassRes. SectionLive. SectionDay/TimeRmProfCred
SCM 631: Theories of CounselingSCM 631-12SCM 631-52Th 3-5 p.m.214Mazak3
SCM 635: Advanced Counseling IssuesSCM 635-12SCM 635-52Th 6-8 p.m.214Meyer3
SCM 652: Ministry of Preaching: History & PhilosophySCM 652-12SCM 652-52M 6-8 p.m.213Trainer3
SNT 613: Exposition of ActsSNT 613-12SNT 613-522M 3-5 p.m.213Horn3

Independent Study/Practicum

ClassSectionDay/TimeProfCred
SCM 640: Biblical Counseling Practicum I**SCM 640-30Meyer3
SCM 695: Biblical Counseling Practicum II**SCM 695-30Meyer3
STh 799: MA Thesis STh 799-30Hand3
STh 872: Historical Theology: Reformation to Modern TimesSTh 872-30W 1 p.m. (tentative)Sidwell3

Advanced Module

ClassRes. SectionLive. SectionDay/TimeRmProfCred
SCM 601: Church Leadership & AdministrationSCM 601-14SCM 601-54Course: Jan. 11-May 5
In-class: March 6-10
113Gotcher3
SCM 671: History of Christian MissionsSCM 671-14SCM 671-54Course: Jan. 11-May 5
In-class: March 6-10
214Patterson3
SCM 872: Ethics & Legal Issues in the ChaplaincySCM 872-14SCM 872-54Course: Jan. 11-May 5
In-class: March 6-10
212Ken Lawson3
SPM 853: Advanced Family & Marriage CounselingSPM 853-14SPM 853-54Course: Jan. 11-May 5
In-class: March 6-10
TBDScott4
SPM 872: Church Growth and ShepherdingSPM 872-14SPM 872-54Course: Jan 11-May 5
In-class: March 6-10
211Stiekes/Johnson4

Updated 5/20/2022