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

Watch Dr. Carl Trueman talk on "Reformation Preaching and the Modern Mind"

Dr. Carl Trueman teaches at the 2017 Harold O.J. Brown Lecture Series at RTS Charlotte on the Preaching of the ... | Read More

Center for Church Planting

Hear from Rev. Tom Hawkes, Director of the new Center for Church Planting on, 3 Common Dangers Church Planters ... | Read More

You Never Stop Being a Parent

Monday, April 17, 6:30-8:30pm The Counseling Department at RTS Charlotte invites you to an Equip Workshop with Dr. Jim ... | Read More

How wisdom protects you from sexual sin

Dr. Jim Newheiser, Associate Professor of Christian Counseling and Practical Theology at RTS Charlotte, preaches in Chapel from ... | Read More

Equip Workshops

Did you miss an Equip workshop? Watch or listen to them here. The Equip workshop series was created to assist the Charlotte ... | Read More

Harold O.J. Brown Lectures

The importance of the Harold O.J. Brown Lectures
Dr. Carl Trueman

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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.

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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.

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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.

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