The mission of Beeson Divinity School is:

  1. to provide graduate theological education,
  2. to prepare God-called persons to serve as ministers in the Church of Jesus Christ, and
  3. to worship the Triune God and to encourage the practices of Christian spirituality.


We seek to accomplish our mission through the regular practice of worship, a well designed curriculum, guided practical ministry experience, and nurturing relationships in an evangelical community of faith and hope and love so that every student may grow toward full maturity in Christ, practicing the disciplines of personal spirituality, developing biblical and theological depth, being committed to evangelism and missions, developing global awareness, enhancing competencies for ministry, respecting denominational identity, and embracing the vision of being a servant leader and to continuously improving the overall quality of Beeson Divinity School through enhancing its resources, relationships, and reputation so that the experience of graduate theological education at Beeson Divinity School is held dear by its students, and the ministries of its graduates respected by churches and denominational leaders, to the end that the worldwide body of Christ is built up and God is glorified in ever increasing measure.