Graduate Certificate Application

Criteria for graduate certificate admission include

  1. completion of a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with a cumulative GPA of 2.75 or higher;
  2. 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;
  3. compatibility of the applicant’s personal and vocational objectives with the objectives and resources of the Seminary;
  4. 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 formComplete Now
List contact information for three references (academic, church, and personal)Complete Now
Provide employment historyComplete Now
Submit Vocational Intentions Essay and Theological Reflections EssayComplete Now
Request official transcriptsComplete Now
Complete faculty interviewsMore Information
Plan campus visitMore 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.
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