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.

Kim Bryant

I am grateful for the rigor of the courses, which required us to dig deep into the scripture and ourselves as we studied the word of God.

Kim Bryant, MACM '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.

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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.

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Insightful, Accomplished Faculty


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

Moss is nearing completion of his doctoral degree from Princeton Theological Seminary, and he will teach courses on practical theology, Black church studies and hip hop culture.

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The Lutheran Theological Southern Seminary of Lenoir-Rhyne University has launched Freed to Serve, a program aimed at eliminating tuition costs for seminarians within the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America.

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