Graduates earn 426 degrees, certificates from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary


About 64.3 percent of the 426 degrees and certificates handed out by New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary in 2017-18 were to students in theology and religious vocations programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

The agency's National Center for Education Statistics shows the private not-for-profit institution in Orleans conferred 187 master's degrees and 44 certificates in theology and religious vocations programs.

But the single most popular program was for a master's degree in divinity/ministry. Data shows the school gave out 87 master's degrees in divinity/ministry, followed by 74 bachelor's degrees in christian studies and 50 certificates in christian studies.

Degrees awarded for 2017-18
Program
Bachelor's degrees awarded
Associates degrees
Graduate and professional degrees awarded
Certificates awarded
Total degrees and certificates awarded
Percent of total
Divinity/Ministry
-
-
113
-
113
Bible/Biblical Studies
-
-
12
24
36
Religious Education
-
-
33
1
34
Theology/Theological Studies
-
-
29
1
30
Pastoral Studies/Counseling
-
-
20
9
29
Pastoral Counseling and Specialized Ministries, Other
-
-
11
3
14
Religious/Sacred Music
-
-
9
1
10
Women's Ministry
-
-
-
5
5
Missions/Missionary Studies and Missiology
-
-
3
-
3
Theology and Religious Vocations total
-
-
230
44
274
64.3
Christian Studies
74
28
-
50
152
Philosophy and Religious Studies total
74
28
-
50
152
35.7

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