Broadway Baptist Church

Biblical Fidelity.  Theological Integrity.  Enduring Ministry.

Theological Education

Theological training in the context of the local church.

Seminary Education

Receive seminary education in a fully-accredited Master of Divinity  or Master of Arts in Christian Ministries program.* Courses are taught each week in-person at Broadway Baptist Church, Maryville, TN.

Practical Training

Immediately apply your theological training. We will help you find a ministry context that suits your heart, giftedness, and availability. If you are currently involved in another ministry, you do not have to leave it! We will work with you to ensure your experience at the Institute is a blessing to those you serve .

Christian Community

Study and serve with other believers who are seeking to become better Sunday School teachers, educators, pastors, and disciple-makers. Seminary training is not just for pastors! Whatever you are called to, you will find this academic environment edifying and enriching.

Pastoral Discipleship

Be discipled by a godly and trusted pastor to assist your spiritual and competency development. If you already belong to a local church, we will work with your pastor(s) to ensure you have intentional discipleship to guide you through your time in the Institute.
*Courses offered by the Institute for Applied Theology are  fully-accredited and are part of the North Greenville University's Master of Divinity Program. North Greenville University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award baccalaureate, masters, and doctorate degrees. In accordance with the SACS-COC, only 12 out of the 25 courses in the MDiv program can be taken at the Institute for Applied Theology. The remainder of the courses may be taken directly through NGU either online or on campus.


Enroll below and begin taking the following  accredited Master's courses through the Institute. Two courses are offered each year and taught in-person on Sundays at Broadway Baptist Church from 4:00pm - 6:00pm. 


Old Testament Survey (OT 5300)
New Testament Survey (NT 5300)
Servant Leadership (CM 5326)
Pastoral Ministry (CM 5333)
Evangelism (CM 5305)
Spiritual Formation (CM 5000)
Fall 2023
Spring 2024
Fall 2024
Spring 2025
Fall 2025
Sprint 2026
Take the remainder of the MDiv or MACM courses online through NGU: 


For those receiving credit, the cost is $300 per credit hour. Scholarships are available for those who qualify. Apply for scholarships below:
Financial aid can also be received through NGU:


Zero-cost enrollment in the Institute for Applied Theology. Once approved, you will be able to register for and begin taking accredited courses.