ABOUT US

PURPOSE

The Mississippi Baptist Seminary & Bible College is an undergraduate/graduate professional school. Since its inception, the Mississippi Baptist Seminary has sought to provide a theological education to persons called to serve the church without regard to the level of past academic attainment. The Mississippi Baptist Seminary and Bible College offers both degree and non-degree programs of instruction, thereby it has prepared persons to effectively serve the Church.

VISION & MISSION

The Mississippi Baptist Seminary’s vision is to educate and develop Christians for worldwide leadership and service.  We are committed to providing men and women with outstanding interdisciplinary undergraduate/graduate professional education for the practice in Biblical theology.  We train both clergy and laity for the practice of Christian ministry and various professional social vocations.  We believe in fostering an academic environment in which students and faculty dialogued about critical issues facing the church, society and the world.  Our holistic educational philosophy enhances the spiritual, intellectual, and social growth of our students.

Our mission is to provide a theological education in the Baptist Tradition to persons called to serve the church in pastoral ministry and lay leadership.  The Mississippi Baptist Seminary and Bible College offers itself as a “Seminary on Wheels” through its extensions’ work in order that persons receive theological training within or near their area or location.  To realize its mission The Mississippi Baptist Seminary will encourage excellence in Biblical learning, teaching, research, administration and development.

GOALS

  • To provide a comprehensive interdisciplinary Christian and theological education based on the Baptist tradition from a biblical perspective.
  • To encourage excellence in learning, teaching, research, administration and development.
  • To graduate highly qualified students who are equipped to perform in pastoral ministry and in lay leadership.
  • To encourage the pursuit of Life-long learning.