Individuals already in possession of a research doctoral degree may apply to pursue post-doctoral study at Southwestern Seminary. Students must receive acceptance through both the Office of Admissions and the Research Doctoral Office. Applicants must articulate a clearly defined area of research and they must interview with the professor selected to supervise the post-doctoral work. Admission may be secured for one year of study at a time.
All classes taken as a post-doctoral student are transcripted and graded. Courses available include reading seminars, research seminars, and independent research courses. All post-doctoral students will pay the standard doctor of philosophy tuition each semester.