Atlanta, GA

Are you a Pastor or Missionary who wants to become more effective without leaving your ministry, a ministry worker who wants to upgrade your training without leaving your church, a business executive who wants to transition into ministry without leaving your career? 

Are you looking for Seminary level courses from an accredited institution, both focused and broad, taught from a multitude of perspectives and by a knowledgeable and experienced faculty?

Then SSM Atlanta is the place for you!

Whether you're from Atlanta, or want to obtain a seminary education while you remain in your current ministry or occupation by using our hybrid learning track (a combination of online and on-campus courses), the CIU Seminary & School of Ministry in Atlanta provides top-quality education in a convenient location. 

Winter 2014 Intensive Courses:

January 13-17, 2014 - HOM 7411 Advanced Biblical Preaching (3 s.h.) with Dr. Don Hamilton

In this course you will review basic homiletical methods, homiletical variety, series preaching, and annual planning. Prerequisite: HOM 6300 or equivalent. You will gain a thorough understanding of multiple methods of sermon structuring and analysis; understand the relationship between various literary genre used in Scripture and appropriate homiletical methods to use with them; demonstrate an ability to use a variety of expositional homiletical approaches suitable to textual and literary considerations as well as sermonic purpose; gain basic knowledge and experience regarding the design of a coherent sermon series on a Bible book and/or a relevant topic; become familiar with the advantages and process of long-range pulpit planning; become familiar with good representative examples of the bibliographic material available on preaching.

January 21-24, 2014 RES 7961 Biblical & Theological Integrative Seminar (3 s.h.) with Dr. Igou Hodges  

This course offers you a guided study in the techniques and tools required to pursue in-depth academic library-based research on a focused topic. As the summative exercise for the course, you will produce a 25-30 page research paper of publishable quality on a biblical, historical, or theological topic chosen in consultation with the course instructor.


  • Resident Credit: $900.00
  • Audit: $375

Room and Board

Stay on campus in a hotel-quality room or make your own housing arrangements and commute to campus.


  • Single Occupancy ($400.00) includes breakfast, lunch, dinner and breaks.
  • Double Occupancy ($250.00) includes daily breakfast, lunch, dinner and breaks. NOTE: Double Occupancy is assigned on a per-registration basis, unless a specific roommate request is given at the time of registration. Double Occupancy housing fees are non-refundable. Single Occupancy Charge may apply.
  • Commuters ($110.00) will enjoy morning break, lunch and afternoon break. 

Arrival and Check-in instructions will be e-mailed to all registered students after registration closes.

If you are an individual with a disability and believe you will need accommodations, please contact the Academic Success Center at (803) 807-5611.

- Class sessions will run 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. each day; Chapel will run 9:30-10:00 a.m. each day.

- Students who are currently pursuing a degree are eligible for financial aid (not federal aid or student loans). They should contact the office of Student Financial Services.
- For more Information, contact the University Admissions Office at (800) 777-2227 ext. 5335, local 807-5335, or send an e-mail to


The Salvation Army - Evangeline Booth College

Salvation Army Southeast Territorial Headquarters
Evangeline Booth College
School for Continuing Education
1032 Metropolitan Parkway, SW
Atlanta, GA 30310

Driving Directions

MapQuest Map to EBC

For more information, contact the CIU Admissions Office at 1-800-777-2227 (5335), local 807-5335, or send an e-mail to

The Salvation Army Evangeline Booth College, located in Atlanta, Georgia, is comprised of three member schools:
The School for Officer Training
The School for Continuing Education
The Jack McDowell School for Leadership Development

The college is also the location of the Southern Historical Center which is a comprehensive museum, research facility and historical and educational service for The Salvation Army, the Academic Community of Students and Researchers, and for the general public.