Connected Campus

Dr. Brad Thompson

Executive Vice President, Dean of the College at Mid-America, Chairman and Professor, Department of Christian Education


Dr. Bradley Thompson was saved at the age of nine at the First Southern Baptist Church of San Diego, California.  He was called into Gospel ministry at age 17 and later earned a BA in Biblical Studies from Criswell College (1984), an MDiv from Mid-America Baptist Theological Seminary (1988), a PhD from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary (2001) and an EdD from Columbia University (2014). Before joining the Mid-America faculty and staff in June 1998, he served as a youth minister in a Memphis area church and as executive pastor of three churches, two in Georgia and one in Tennessee.


Dr. Thompson married his childhood sweetheart, Susan Hampton, in 1982. They have four adult children: Nathan, who is married, Sarah, Stephen and Hannah.


Dr. Thompson serves as Executive Vice President, Dean of the College at Mid-America, Professor of Christian Education, and Chairman of the Department of Christian Education. He is a member of Kappa Delta Pi, the International Honor Society in Education, and the Society of Professors of Christian Education and writes on the topics of learning, education, and leadership.



Dr. Thompson's Curriculum Vitae

Sign Up

Sonis Web
New or prospective student?  Sign-up here for access to application information, grades, and account billing status.


Career Center

Alumni may register here to have their resume loaded into our career center.  Allow us to connect you with churches looking for qualified personnel.


Witness One:Seven Report
New Students may sign-up for access to the Witness One:Seven site here.



Sonis Web
Students, Faculty, staff may access their SONIS web account here.  Please enter your SONIS ID and password/pin number for access.


Career Center
here to access your resume and make changes.


Witness One:Seven Report
Students may update their Witness One:Seven information here.


Student Email
Sign-in here to access your student email account. Your Office 365 account name is [Student_ID] (e.g. Your password is your MABTS assigned PIN.


PhD Form
Click here to access the PhD form.