RSS All Clear

Fulfill a Higher Purpose

The Lenoir-Rhyne Experience


At our seminary, we believe our program provides you with degree opportunities, support networks and affordability. Our alumni and student testimonials speak for themselves.

Amanda Burke

Each of the programs on the Columbia campus shares a beautiful piece in common, serving others. These programs all nurture students that are called to serve others...

Amanda Burke, M.Div'21

Academics


As a seminary student, you have access to a wide variety of post-graduate courses to prepare you for a life of service and devotion to God.

View Our Seminary Graduate Degrees

Campus Life


Whether you're looking for somewhere to study, a chapel for prayer or an outdoor labyrinth for reflection, you'll find what you're looking for on our Columbia campus. We are designated a Reconciling in Christ institution and have made a public commitment to offer hospitality and welcome to all who enter our academic programs.

Discover Our Campus

Insightful, Accomplished Faculty


At LTSS, you can engage with dedicated and experienced faculty as you study to become a future leader of the church.

Many told Stephen Abbott he had a calling on his life as a young boy. However, his calling in ministry happened later in life due to different circumstances and the way God shaped his story.

View More

Faith has always played a prominent role in Kristen Baker’s life, and the Lutheran Theological Southern Seminary continues to shape her faith and ministry. After working in corporate America for several years, yet feeling the call to ministry, Baker started classes in the Master of Divinity program in 2019.

View More