Welcome to RTS Charlotte

If God is calling you into a lifetime of ministry, you need a place where Christ is worshipped and glorified, His Word is taught with faithfulness and depth, and hearts are stirred and renewed by the power of the gospel. You will find that here at RTS Charlotte. For over twenty years, we have trained men and women to serve Christ and His church in Charlotte, in the United States, and throughout the world.

Dr. Michael J. Kruger
President and Samuel C. Patterson Professor of New Testament and Early Christianity

President's Welcome Letter

Is seminary necessary to be in ministry?

Dr. Ligon Duncan, Chancellor and CEO of RTS, addresses the necessity of seminary for ministry. Apply to RTS ... | Read More

The Disciple Investing Life

Dr. Rod Culbertson, Associate Professor of Practical Theology and the Dean of Student Development, has recently written a new ... | Read More

A song in the midst of doubt

Are you doubting God and finding it hard to praise him as you see others prospering?  Listen to Rev. Dave Latham, Director ... | Read More

Register for Spring 2017 Classes

NT506 Greek Exegesis Dr. Robert Cara Mondays 1-3pm By studying the text of selected passages students learn grammatical ... | Read More

Watch Dr. Heath Lambert discuss Transgender Confusion and Transformational Christianity

Watch Dr. Heath Lambert's lecture on the assertions of transgender proponents against the unchanging Word of ... | Read More

Dr. Heath Lambert on RTS Charlotte

Dr. Heath Lambert speaks on why he would recommend RTS Charlotte to perspective students.

Apply Now | Learn More

Could you be a Hughes Scholarship Candidate?

A Hughes Scholarship is a full-tuition scholarship for incoming, residential Master of Divinity Students. The total value of each scholarship will be in excess of $55,000 for the 106-hour MDiv program. In addition to 100% tuition, the Hughes Scholarship provides a $1000-per-year book stipend (up to $3,000 total) for recipients to build their library while in seminary.

Learn More about the Hughes Scholarship

Reformation Preaching and the Modern Mind

Join us February 28, 2017 for the Harold O.J. Brown Lecture Series with Dr. Carl Trueman speaking on "Reformation Preaching and the Modern Mind." Dr. Trueman will deliver two lectures starting at 11am and 1pm. Rev. Dr. Carl R. Trueman (PhD, Aberdeen) holds the Paul Woolley Chair of Church History and is professor of church history at Westminster Theological Seminary. RSVP to twilliamson@rts.edu to reserve your seat and lunch.

RSVP Read more by Dr. Trueman

Romans Bible Study

Watch all 42 videos with Dr. Michael J. Kruger teaching on the book of Romans


Counseling Degree Program at RTS Charlotte

With a commitment to the authority and relevance of Scripture in all areas of life, this new degree offers a rich combination of theological and practical training which prepares students to effectively apply God’s word to their own lives and also to the lives of others.

See list of courses

MDiv emphasis in Campus Ministry

Ministry among college students is one of the most significant and strategic ways to develop the next generation’s church leaders and evangelize the lost. As a result of great interest in this area within our faculty and student body, the MDiv emphasis in Campus Ministry at RTS Charlotte was formed in 2009.

Learn more