Application Process

Admission Requirements

Requirements for admission to TES are:

  • Acceptable testimony of saving faith in Jesus Christ
  • Acceptable explanation of desires for vocational ministry
  • Affirmation by leadership of home and/or current church
  • For the M.Div. program, a completed bachelor’s degree from an institution recognized by TES
  • For the diploma program, an acceptable level of education and applicable ministry experience
  • Completed application process

All decisions pertaining to the admission of students are at the discretion of the Admission Council.

Application Process

Application for admission requirements

  • Obtain an application packet from the Seminary Office or download application here.
  • Distribute reference forms to be completed and mailed directly to the Registrar’s Office.
  • Arrange for official transcripts from undergraduate and/or previous graduate school (even if no program was completed) to be sent directly from the institution to the Registrar’s Office, including emailed digital copies.
  • Return the completed application to the Registrar’s Office. Applications will be considered once all the required forms and fees are received. Please submit all materials as early as possible. Complete the entire application and print clearly.
  • Once your file is complete, including all references and statements, the Admissions Council will consider the application as quickly as possible. Admission to the Seminary may require additional information via interview with the Admissions Council upon request.
  • You will then be notified regarding your acceptance to the seminary. If accepted, you will be sent a registration and information packet.