M.Div., M.A.M. and M.T.S. applicants:
Applicants for the above degree programs must have completed an undergraduate degree (Bachelor of Arts or equivalent) from a regionally accredited college or university with a minimum G.P.A. of 2.75 (on a 4.0 scale) in a well-balanced pre-theological curriculum. Other considerations include seriousness of purpose, potential for growth in the preparation for the profession of ministry (M.Div., C.M.M, and M.S.M.), emotional stability, and likelihood of satisfactory performance in the degree program.
Applicants for the M.S.M. degree program must have completed a Bachelor of Music or Bachelor of Music Education degree, or its equivalent, from a regionally accredited institution with a cumulative G.P.A. of at least 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale). Applicants are expected to bring to the program performance capabilities in organ, voice, or conducting which must be demonstrated by a personal audition (for organists) or an audition tape (for choral conductors).