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 2017-2018:
April 10 Summer Class Enrollment
April 11 CLASSES BEGIN
April 22 Final Exam
April 23 – June 10 Summer Break
June 5 First Semester English Exam, 2:00 p.m.
June 6-9 First Semester Enrollment
June 12 General Orientation (whole day)
June 13 CLASSES BEGIN
June 29 Convocation
July 13,14 Preliminary Exam
July 15 PBTS Foundation Day
August 17-18 Mid-Term Exam
September 5-8 Spiritual Emphasis Week
September 21-22 First Semester Final Exam
Sept 23 – Oct 6 First Semester Break
October 2 Second Semester English Exam, 2:00 p.m.
October 3-6 Second Semester Enrollment
October 9 Second Semester General Orientation
October 10 CLASSES BEGIN
November 16,17 Preliminary Exam
November 20-24 Tentative Schedule of LCSBC Conference
Nov 29,30 Sports Fest
December 18-31, Christmas Break
January 8-10 Annual Lide-Walker Bible Conference
January 11-12 5th S.E.E. Summit
January 23 Resumption of Second Semester
Jan 26 Mid-Term Exam
March 6,7 Second Semester Final Exam
March 7-8 Annual Board of Trustees Meeting
March 8 Graduation Banquet
March 9 61st Commencement, 9:00 a.m.
March 14-16, 2018 ANNUAL FACULTY MEETING