Master of Arts in Theology
Master of Arts in Biblical Studies
Masters in Theology


Admission Requirements

  • A complete online application form and $65 application fee
  • A personal statement of no more than three pages in length that discusses:
    1. Reason for pursuing graduate study
    2. Personal and academic background
    3. Assumed responsibility for your own personal growth
  • Official transcripts of undergraduate and graduate course work
  • Two letters of reference
  • 18 credits in theology with minimum B average
  • Interview with the Program Director
  • Approval by the Committee on Admissions

Admission Deadlines – Domestic

Admission is rolling, but domestic applicants must complete their applications at least one week before the start of class.

Summer 1, 2023: May 23
Summer 2, 2023: June 26
Fall, 2023: Late August (exact date TBD)
Spring, 2024: Mid-January (exact date TBD)

Admission Deadlines – International

Summer, 2023: January 1
Fall, 2023: April 1
Spring, 2024: September 1

To learn more about the international graduate application process and requirements, please see the International Graduate Admission page.

Please reference the following application process steps for international applicants:

  1. Apply for academic admission and ensure you meet the minimum requirements by visiting your academic department’s website.
  2. Complete the Graduate Application and submit your transcripts to the credential evaluation service.
  3. Complete the International Graduate Student Supplement Forms.
  4. Submit all documents, including a copy of your letter of academic admission, to the Program Director of the degree program for which you are applying, Graduate Program Contacts. Electronic copies are sufficient for I-20 issuance, but originals must be submitted upon arrival to the United States.

Financial Aid

Graduate assistantships are available to students who have been admitted into a graduate program at Providence College. Once students complete their application and are admitted into a program, they are invited to apply to graduate assistant positions.

To learn more about graduate assistant positions and benefits, please visit the Graduate Assistantships page.