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John Leland CENTER Applications (GRADUATE-LEVEL Course Work)
Consideration for admission is given to applicants who demonstrate seriousness of purpose, likelihood of satisfactory performance in the degree program, and emotional stability. In addition, applicant's potential for emotional, mental, and spiritual growth will be evaluated. Strong academic ability, as shown by a minimum GPA of 2.5 (on a 4.00 scale) in a well-balanced curriculum, is required.
MASTER'S DEGREE APPLICANTS
Prospective students interested in applying for the Master of Divinity, Master of Theological Studies or, Master of Christian Leadership Program should carefully read the application instructions and complete the application form:
Master's Instructions and Application
Letter of Recommendation Form
Application deadlines for master's degree programs are June 1 for Fall enrollment and December 1 for Spring enrollment. If you have questions, contact the Office of Enrollment
GRADUATE CERTIFICATE APPLICANTS
Prospective students interested in applying for the Graduate Certificate in Theological Studies or the Graduate Certificate in Leadership Studies should carefully read the application instructions and complete the application form:
Graduate Certificate Instructions and Application
Letter of Recommendation Form
Application deadlines for graduate certificate programs are August 1 for Fall enrollment and January 1 for Spring enrollment. If you have questions, contact the Office of Enrollment
GRADUATE SPECIAL OR AUDIT STUDENT APPLICANTS
Prospective students interested in taking one or more classes without entering a certificate or degree program:
- Graduate Special Student : May take up to 12 credit hours of master's course work that permits them to explore academic interests.
- Visiting Special Student: Students enrolled in other institutions of higher learning may take up to 12 credit hours of master's course work that permits them to explore their academic interests.
- Alumni Special Student: This category is for Alumni of the John Leland Center who are returning to take class.
- Audit Student: Ideal for the person that wishes to learn in an academic setting without the pressures of assignments and examinations.
Those interested should complete the following: Special or Audit Student Application Special or Audit students can simultaneously apply and register for classes. Please include the class registration request information and your response to the short answer question on a separate sheet of paper and attached to your application.
The S.A.L.T. Project (Spirituality And Law enforcement Training) aims to bring clergy and law enforcement together in a dialogue to consider their complementary roles in pursuing "shalom" both in the communit and in their own personal well-being as public servants. Clergy and law enforcement officers are invited to apply to participate in the ongoing project.
Those interested in the S.A.L.T. Project should complete the S.A.L.T. Application Form.
Leland School of Ministry (Undergraduate-Level Course Work)
Diploma in Theology Applicants
Students wishing to be admitted to the Diploma in Theology program must have earned a high school diploma (G.E.D. or equivalent). Applicants can also designate that they want to be admitted as an audit student.
SOM Diploma Application