The regular school year usually begins on the second or third Monday of June and ends on the first or second week of March. Classes are on a semestral system (one semester lasts for 16 weeks), with a one-week break between terms. A longer break period is provided at the middle of the second semester, lasting from mid-December to mid-January.
All academic classes in the Seminary curriculum earn three units, unless otherwise specified, and are placed in one of three categories, which include:
PBTS offers degree programs, in theology and in music, that aim to equip God’s servant-leaders in various facets of the ministry. Each degree program is designed to have a balance of rigorous theological thinking and practical hands-on training. In order to be able to enter into a program, a student must comply with the basic entrance requirements stated in this section.
All students desiring to enter any of the degree programs must meet its set requirements.
PBTS offers certificate and associate programs for students who do not intend to enter into a regular degree program. Applicants need only to accomplish the application forms.
Here are the notable dates for PBTS School Year 2018-2019:
April 9, 2017 Summer Class Enrollment
April 10 SUMMER CLASSES BEGIN
April 21 Summer Classes Final Exam
April 22 to June 3 Summer Break
June 4 First Semester English Exam, 2:00 p.m.
June 5-8 First Semester Enrollment
June 11 General Orientation (whole day)
June 13 CLASSES BEGIN
June 18 Faculty Training for Online Courses
June 28 Convocation
July 12,13 Preliminary Exam
July 13 PBTS Foundation Day
July 30 Faculty Meeting
August 16-17 Mid-Term Exam
September 4-7 Spiritual Emphasis Week
September 20-21 First Semester Final Exam
Sept 22 – Oct 6 First Semester Break
October 1 Second Semester English Exam, 2:00PM
October 2-5 Second Semester Enrollment
October 8 Second Semester General Orientation
October 9 CLASSES BEGIN
November 8-9 Preliminary Exam
Nov 15,16 Sports Fest
November 19-23 Tentative Schedule of LCSBC
December 13,14 Midterm Exam
December 15-31, Christmas Break
January 7-9 Annual Lide-Walker Bible Conference
January 10 Grand Alumni Homecoming
January 11 6th S.E.E. Summit
January 22 Resumption of Second Semester
February 18 Faculty Meeting (Graduation)
March 5,6 Second Semester Final Exam
March 6,7 Annual Board of Trustees Meeting
March 7 Graduation Banquet
March 8 62nd Commencement, 9:00 a.m.
March 13-15, 2019 ANNUAL FACULTY MEETING