Jonesboro Extension Center


Jonesboro Extension Center

Classes Meet at First Baptist Church Jonesboro                                           

147 Church Street

Jonesboro, GA 30236

Phone: 770-471-0617 (Office)




Director - Ruben Torres

NOBTS Academic Key Dates 

  • Spring 2018

    Jan. 19th    FINAL DAY of PAYMENT: Final day to register and pay tuition
    Jan. 22nd    1st  day of classes for Monday classes
    Jan. 23rd    1st  day of classes for Tuesday classes
    Jan. 25th    1st  day of classes for Thursday classes
    Feb. 2nd    Drop/Add Deadline
    Feb. 15th    Graduation Application Deadline for Spring Graduation
    Feb. 13th    Mardi Gras Break (seminary closed)
    Mar. 19th – 23rd    Spring Break
    Mar. 30th    Good Friday (offices closed)
    May 10th    Last day of classes/finals for Thursday classes
    May 14th    Last day of classes/finals for Monday classes
    May 15th    Last day of classes/finals for Tuesday classes
    May 18th    Leavell College Graduation
    May 19th    Graduate Program Graduation     


Academic Advising

Now that the semester is underway, it's a great time to check on your progress in your degree program and make sure you're on track! Click on the following link to schedule an appointment with Dr. Judi Jackson, Student Services Director: Academic Advising Schedule.  Note: Phone appointments are assumed unless you state otherwise.


Spring 2018

Jonesboro Graduate Schedule

Jonesboro Leavell College schedule

Online Graduate Program

Online Leavell College Schedule


Course Syllabus

 Spring 2018

Jonesboro Graduate Program

Duluth/Jonesboro Graduate

NGA/Jonesboro Leavell College


  • If a course is CIV from North Georgia -  check HERE to visit the Virtual Bookstore and click on North Georgia Graduate or Undergraduate page and find the books for the appropriate class. For more information on CIV textbooks or NOBTS merchandise, contact Mr. Mike Pattillo at or 770-321-1606, option 4.  
  • If a course is being taught by a local professor, please contact the professor or center director for textbook information. 
  • Students may also purchase textbooks through the LifeWay Christian Store by calling 1-800-570-0250. Please identify yourself as a student of NOBTS.  As always, LifeWay offers a 20% student discount for most textbooks.


Graduate Cycle

Undergraduate Cycle 

The Gatekeeper

The Gatekeeper is updated weekly during the semester and provides the following information: seminary-wide announcements, important dates, and current ministry positions sent to the main campus CMR. Click HERE for The Gatekeeper. 

For information specific to Georgia centers, check for updates on this site, NOBTS Georgia Facebook,NOBTS Georgia Twitter, and email blast sent from the NGA center. If you are not receiving emails and would like to join the email list please contact


Directions to FBC Jonesboro

Address: 147 Church Street, Jonesboro, GA  30236, 770.478.6710

From Downtown Atlanta: I-75 South to Exit 233 (Morrow/Jonesboro). Turn right off of Exit and go approximately 4 miles. Upon entering Jonesboro, railroad tracks will be on your left. After passing the Train Depot, take the next right which will be Church Street. FBC Jonesboro is one block on your left.

From Macon: I-75 North to Exit 222 (Jodeco Road). Turn left across the bridge. Go approximately 9 miles into downtown Jonesboro. Turn left across railroad tracks onto College Street. FBC Jonesboro is one block on your right.

Social Media

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  NOBTS Student Services List

 Advising-Graduate Program;504.282.4455x3312;Website 

Advising-Undergraduate Program;504.816.8590;Website 

Church Minister Relations(for ministry jobs);504.282.4455 x3291;Website 

Financial Aid; 504.282.4455 x3348;Website

PREP(help to avoid student debt);504.816.8091;Website    

Gatekeeper-NOBTS news;504.816.800;Website 

Information Technology Center;504.816.8180;Website 

Help with Blackboard;504.816.8180;Website 


Online library resources ;504-816-8018;Website 

Writing and Turabian style help;504.816.819;Website 

Guest Housing(Providence Guest House);504.282.4455 x4455;Website  

Student Counseling;504.816.8004;Website   

Women’s Programs;504.282.4455.x 3334; Website  

Technical Support

Need   technical  assistance? Contact the ITC today! - Email for   technical  questions/support  requests with the site (Access to online registration, financial account, online transcript, etc.)   - Email for technical questions/support requests with the NOBTS Blackboard Learning Management System .  - Email for general  technical questions/support requests.
504.816.8180   - Call for any technical questions/support requests. - General NOBTS technical help information is provided on this website.


QEP( Quality Enhancement Plan)-Improve English Writing at the Graduate Level

NOBTS plans to improve English writing at the graduate level by creating a writing center and by training faculty and teaching assistants to improve feedback on student writing.  

Please visit The Writing Center: 

 Other Georgia Extension Centers 

North Georgia Extension Center 

Columbus Extension Center

Duluth Extension Center

South Georgia Extension Center

*Jonesboro Extension Center Map Direction

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