Arkansas Campus

    Earn your Master’s degree in Central Arkansas! BMATS Arkansas offers all classes for Master of Divinity, Master of Arts in Church Ministries, and Master of Arts (Religion) in Conway, Arkansas. You can earn a complete seminary degree in Arkansas!
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    Location

    BMATS Arkansas is located at 1501 College Avenue in Conway, Arkansas (72032-6470) on the campus of Central Baptist College. The phone number is 501-328-5776.

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    Degrees/Academic Programs

    BMA Seminary Arkansas offers the Master of Divinity degree. In addition, all courses leading to the Master of Arts in Church Ministries and Master of Arts (Religion) degrees are offered at BMATS Arkansas.

    Admissions

    Students wishing to apply for admission to BMATS Arkansas should begin the application process here. Admission counselors are located at the seminary’s main campus and the same admission requirements apply to both campuses. Students applying to BMATS Arkansas may also wish to communicate with Brian Rickett, the administrator of the Arkansas campus.

    Costs

    The same tuition and fees apply to both BMATS Texas and BMATS Arkansas. Students at BMATS Arkansas must pay an enrichment and technology fee ($23) per course that allows them access to the computer lab and network of Central Baptist College along with a campus use fee ($40) per semester for using the facilities of Central Baptist College. The current price listings for these fees are subject to change.

    Course Scheduling

    Most courses meet once a week for a 3 hour block of study. Most semesters classes are offered at the following times: Tuesday 2-5 pm; Tuesday 6-9 pm; Thursday 2-5 pm; and Thursday 6-9 pm. Occasionally classes are sometimes offered at other times. This convenient scheduling allows many students to attend one day a week to complete two classes (six semester hours of study).

    Accreditation

    The BMA Seminary is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award associates, bachelors, and masters degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Ga., 30033-4097; 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of BMA Seminary. BMA Seminary is approved to offer more than 50% of a degree at the Arkansas Extension Site. The Arkansas Extension Site is approved by the Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools (10 Summit Park Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15275-1103; Phone: 412-788-6505) to award the Master of Divinity degree and all courses leading to the completion of the Master of Arts in Church Ministries and Master of Arts (Religion) degrees.

    BMA Seminary Conway Extension Center has received a Letter of Exemption from Certification issued by the Arkansas Department of Higher Education to offer non-academic or church-related courses and grant non-academic awards or church-related degrees.