Criteria for master of arts admission include
- completion of a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 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.
MA Application Process
|Complete MA 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.