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RTS Campuses Host Creative Commencement Ceremonies for the Class of 2020

At the beginning of April, the administration of RTS decided to cancel all spring 2020 commencement ceremonies due to concerns about gathering during the coronavirus pandemic. In the cancellation announcement, Chancellor and CEO Dr. Ligon Duncan shared a letter with the RTS community, addressing the class of 2020. “While it is a disappointment to us […]

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Phoebe Pritchett Hired as Community Life Coordinator at RTS Charlotte

(CHARLOTTE, N.C.) — Reformed Theological Seminary, Charlotte is pleased to announce the hiring of Phoebe Pritchett as Community Life Coordinator, beginning June 1, 2020. Phoebe graduated from Reinhardt University with a B.M.E. (Bachelor’s in Music Education) in 2014. After graduation, she worked at Eastern Shore Presbyterian Church in Fairhope, Alabama as the Girls Youth Assistant […]

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RTS Announces Plans for Fall 2020 Classes

Earlier this week, the Reformed Theological Seminary Leadership Team met to discuss plans for the fall semester. I’m pleased to announce that, Lord willing (James 4:15), our plan for fall 2020 is to offer on-campus and in-person education on our campuses. Our community desires to be back together as students, faculty, and staff, but we […]

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Coronavirus Updates

Updated May 8, 5:00 PM  RTS announces plans for fall 2020 courses. Read the announcement or watch this update from Dr. Ligon Duncan’s social media platforms.   Updated April 16, 12:30 PM CT All summer 2020 courses have been announced. Syllabi will be posted by the end of the week, and registration will open on […]

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RTS Announces Virtual Preview Day for All Campuses

I am extremely pleased to be able to announce and invite you to our first virtual preview day. All campuses will be participating and all prospective students are welcome to join us on Wednesday, May 6 at 2:00 pm, CDT. All attendees will need to register prior to the event. Even in the coronavirus disruption, […]

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RTS Announces Plans and Courses for Summer 2020

Updated April 16, 2020 at 12:30 PM CT We are pleased to announce our course offerings for summer 2020, taught by faculty across all RTS campuses.   April 10, 2020 Dear RTS students (and the rest of the RTS family): I am excited to announce to you our RTS summer course schedule and plans. The […]

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Nate Brooks Appointed as Assistant Professor of Christian Counseling

(CHARLOTTE, N.C.) — Reformed Theological Seminary is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Nate Brooks as Assistant Professor of Christian Counseling at RTS Charlotte beginning June 1, 2020. Brooks earned a B.S. in Business Administration from The Master’s University in Santa Clarita, CA. After completing his undergraduate degree, he attended The Southern Baptist Theological […]

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Dr. Blair Smith Promoted to Associate Professor of Systematic Theology

(CHARLOTTE, N.C.) — RTS Charlotte is pleased to announce the promotion of Dr. D. Blair Smith from Assistant Professor to Associate Professor of Systematic Theology effective June 1, 2020. Dr. Michael Kruger, president of the Charlotte campus, commented on Dr. Smith’s promotion. “We couldn’t be more pleased to have Blair Smith as part of the […]

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Dr. Michael Kruger Finishes Year as President of the Evangelical Theological Society

In 2019, Dr. Michael Kruger served as the President of the Evangelical Theological Society (ETS), a group of scholars, teachers, pastors and students dedicated to theological thought and research. ETS was founded in 1949, and is devoted to the inerrancy and inspiration of the Scriptures and the gospel of Jesus Christ. The Society publishes a […]

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Spring Chapel Series Announced at RTS Charlotte

Every spring, the Charlotte campus welcomes area pastors to the RTS Chapel to bring the Word of God to students, faculty, staff, and the local community. The spring schedule also includes preaching from two graduating seniors. President Michael Kruger commented on the purpose of chapel: “One of the fundamental tenets of Reformed theology is the centrality […]

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Blair Smith Defends Dissertation

(CHARLOTTE, N.C.) — Blair Smith, Assistant Professor of Systematic Theology at RTS Charlotte, has completed and defended his dissertation. His examiners have recommended that he be admitted to the degree of Ph.D. Smith has been a student under Lewis Ayres in Historical Theology at Durham University in the United Kingdom. Smith studied the Fatherhood of God […]

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Women in Ministry Scholarship Announced at RTS Charlotte

The Charlotte campus of Reformed Theological Seminary is pleased to announce that it will launch the Women in Ministry Scholarship in fall, 2019. The scholarship is designed specifically for female seminary students headed into Christian ministry. Dr. Michael J. Kruger, president of the Charlotte campus, commented on the new scholarship: “We have been so blessed […]

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Kevin DeYoung Defends Dissertation

(CHARLOTTE, N.C.) — Kevin DeYoung has successfully completed and defended his dissertation, “John Witherspoon & ‘The Fundamental Doctrines of the Gospel’: The Scottish Career of an American Founding Father.” DeYoung is a Ph.D. Candidate at the University of Leicester in the UK, focusing on the theology of John Witherspoon. Witherspoon was a Scottish-American Presbyterian theologian, and […]

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William A. Ross Appointed as Assistant Professor of Old Testament

Reformed Theological Seminary is pleased to announce the appointment of William A. Ross as Assistant Professor of Old Testament at RTS Charlotte beginning January 1, 2019.  Ross earned a B.S. in International Business and Entrepreneurship from Grove City College as well as an M.Div. from Westminster Theological Seminary in Philadelphia. There he also worked for […]

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Dr. James N. Anderson – Promotion to Professor of Theology and Philosophy at RTS

(Charlotte, NC) – June 1, 2018 Reformed Theological Seminary is pleased to announce the promotion of Dr. James N. Anderson as Professor of Theology and Philosophy at RTS Charlotte beginning June 1, 2018.  James earned a Ph.D. in Philosophical Theology from the University of Edinburgh, Scotland, and completed an M.A. in Philosophy and Apologetics at […]

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New Summer/Winter MACC Degree

(CHARLOTTE, NC) – March 12, 2018 – RTS Charlotte is pleased to announce a new format available to students interested in pursuing a Master of Arts in Christian Counseling degree. Launching in Fall 2018, the Summer/Winter MACC is specifically designed to give students the ability to pursue their biblical counseling degree while living at a […]

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