Graduate Admission Requirements

Master of Arts in Religion


Applicants should apply online.

The following elements are required of all applicants:

            A statement of purpose
            Three letters of recommendation
            A writing sample of 12 – 15 pages
            Original transcripts showing all undergraduate and graduate work completed
                        (Please submit transcripts in English)
            GRE scores

International applicants whose native language is not English must take the IELTS or the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) and have their scores submitted to Institution Code #1836, Dept. #00. A score of at least 600 on the paper-based test (PBT), or 250 on the computer-based test (CBT), or 100 on the internet-based test (iBT) is required for admission For more information on language requirements, see the Graduate College instruction page.

Our Graduate Student Services Office will assemble application files for the Admissions Committee. For assistance with the application procedure, please contact the Graduate Student Services Office.

Applications are due January 15 for full consideration, however we will continue to review applications while space remains available.