Criteria for graduate certificate admission include
- completion of a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with a cumulative GPA of 2.75 or higher;
- ability to do theological study at the graduate level as determined from the scope and quality of the applicant’s undergraduate program and academic references;
- compatibility of the applicant’s personal and vocational objectives with the objectives and resources of the Seminary;
- evidence of personal maturity and leadership potential as determined from references, interviews, and other data.
Please have all application materials completed within thirty days of application submission.
Graduate Certificate Application Process
|Complete graduate certificate application form||Complete Now|
|List contact information for three references (academic, church, and personal)||Complete Now|
|Provide employment history||Complete Now|
|Submit Vocational Intentions Essay and Theological Reflections Essay||Complete Now|
|Request official transcripts||Complete Now|
|Complete faculty interviews||More Information|
|Plan campus visit||More Information|
|Pay application fee ($50.00)|
If you have participated in Brethren Volunteer Service (BVS) within the last two years, you are eligible for an application fee waiver. The Admissions Office may request a letter verifying your participation in the program and the dates of your participation.