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Applying to Grace Bible Theological Seminary
Faithful membership at a doctrinally sound local church.
Affirmation of Essential Beliefs.
Potential gifts for pastoral ministry.
Local church support and recommendation for seminary studies.
An eagerness for the study of God’s Word and an aptitude for seminary level studies.
Application (including an essay thoroughly describing your testimony, Christian life and ministerial calling)
Recommendation letter from local church where applicant is a member.
References (pastoral, academic, personal)
Submission of official transcripts from former or current programs of study.
Interview with at least two of the directors or GBC overseeing pastors.
Notice of Acceptance or Denial
Learn About Our Degrees
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Begin your ministry preparation.
Master of Pastoral Studies (MAPS)
Master/Diploma of Ministry in Pastoral Studies - Whether you are serving in missions, church planting or an existing local church you will be pastoring. This 48 hour program is designed to provide essential training for ministry in various context.
Master of Divinity (M.Div)
Master of Divnity (forthcoming) - Whether you are serving in missions, church planting or an existing local church you will be pastoring. This 100 hour program is designed to provide essential training for ministry in various context.