Theology Graduate Requirements

Admission Process

Saint John's has a rolling admission policy.  The Admission Committee will review an application when all required documents have been received. The applicant will be notified in writing of the Committee’s decision.

Lifelong Learning

Applicants currently working in ecclesial ministry who are near Saint John's may be interested in the events offered through the Conversatio Lifelong Learning program.

Enrollment under ATS Clause

Guidelines established by the Association of Theological Schools (ATS) provide a clause that permits a small percentage of the student body to be admitted to professional degree programs without having completed a bachelor’s degree. 

Those who apply for admission to Saint John’s School of Theology and Seminary under the ATS clause must:

  1. Have earned at least 60 semester credits of college coursework or the equivalent;
  2. Complete all of the standard admission requirements;
  3. Be applying for one of the following professional degrees: the Master of Divinity, the Master of Arts (Pastoral Ministry), or the Master of Arts (Liturgical Music).