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Admission Requirements

A. Personal Qualifications — The applicant must:

  1. Show evidence of sound doctrinal beliefs, genuine Christians character, and be in good physical health.
  2. Be clear of God’s calling to full-time ministry or to a life of dedicated service through one’s vocation or profession.

B. Course Qualifications:

  1. Master of Divinity (M.Div): Possession of a bachelor’s degree with a grade point average of at least 2.0 (80-84). Any exception to these requirements must be approved by the Academic Office.
  2. Master of Arts in Christian Education (MACE): Possession of a bachelor’s degree with a grade point average of at least 2.0 (80-84), and at least 2 years of full time teaching experience in a formal Christian school or Sunday School of a local church.
  3. Diploma in Christian Ministry (DCM): Possession of a high school diploma with a grade point average of at least 2.50 (73-75). Any exception to these requirements must be approved by the Academic Office.

C. Required Documents — The applicant must submit the following documents for review by the Admission Committee:

  1. Completed application form with recent 2×2 size colored photo attached
  2. Official transcripts of college/bachelor’s degree (preferably original copy)
  3. Two completed recommendation forms from church pastor (school principal for MACE applicants) and elder/deacon, or former employer
  4. Satisfactory performance in Bible knowledge, Chinese/English Proficiency Examinations (MACE applicants take only the English Exam).

D. In addition to the above, the foreign student applicant must submit the following documents:

  1. Original copy of passport (at least 1-1/2 year validity)
  2. 24 copies of 2×2 recent colored photo (in decent attire with plain white background/no eyeglasses)
  3. Scholastic Records of the highest educational attainment duly authenticated by the Philippine Foreign Service Post located in the student’s country of origin or legal residence.
  4. Police Clearance Certificate issued by the National Police Authorities in the student’s country of origin or residence and duly authenticated by the Philippines Foreign Service Post located in the student’s country of origin or legal residence.
  5. Medical Report within the last six months of CBC, Hepa Profile (HBsAG, Anti-HBs, Anti-HbclgM), Chest X-ray and urinalysis.

E. Satisfactory interview with the Admissions Committee