Is Seminary for me?
Do you sense God calling you to Christian leadership? Choosing seminary is a life-defining decision. Please contact our admissions office to discuss your calling or to schedule a campus visit. 800.392.8555, x189 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Dates and Deadlines
Applications for M.Div. and M.A. programs beginning Fall 2016 are due: April 1, 2016 for scholarship consideration. Our complete list of dates and deadlines.May 1, 2016 final submission for Fall 2016 (no scholarship consideration).
Western offers multiple degree programs to fit your area of study and individual life circumstances. Western Theological Seminary is fully accredited by the Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools.Find your degree
Our programs include:
Learn From Anywhere
Feel called to seminary, but can’t move across the country? There’s a place for you at Western! Our nationally recognized, fully accredited distance-learning Master of Divinity degree allows you to earn your degree from wherever you are.Explore Distance Learning
Tuition rates vary for different programs and degrees.
- In-Residence M.Div., Dual Track M.Div.-M.S.W., Master of Theology
- Distance Learning M.Div., WTS-Newbigin DL M.Div., Master of Arts
- Doctor of Ministry
- Graduate Certificate in Urban Pastoral Ministry
Payment in full is expected by the due date of each semester. Payment Plans are available.
Scholarships & Financial Aid
At Western, we understand that finances can be a major concern for prospective students. That’s why we offer a variety of scholarships and loan options.
Housing, books, and other educational opportunities like intercultural immersion trips factor into seminary education. For the average student, these expenses range from between $10,000 to $20,000 per academic year.
What's it like to be at Western?
We believe that a welcoming and nurturing community is what makes Western distinctive. We offer multiple opportunities for students and faculty to connect on a daily basis, including worship, fellowship time, and all-seminary lunches. Learn more about other aspects of community life at Western.Join our community