Admission Requirements

Student Admission Requirements

EAST considers each applicant’s qualifications in five areas:

  1.    Maturity

Applicants must demonstrate personal, social, and spiritual maturity. It is preferred for applicants to be 25 years or older.

  1.    Ministry experience

BACM applicants:  Applicants must have a minimum of two years full-time field or pastoral ministry experience or a minimum of five years of active lay ministry experience. In both cases applicants must demonstrate active participation in personal evangelism, discipleship, and church involvement.

Graduate Diploma, MA, MDiv applicants: Applicants must demonstrate active participation in personal evangelism, discipleship, and church involvement.

  1.    Leadership ability

Past or present leadership ability is assessed as well as leadership potential.

  1.    Academic ability

Applicant must demonstrate academic ability to do a program of study.

  1.    Academic entry requirements

BACM applicants: An A-level certificate or diploma from a recognized post-secondary institution is required for admission to a 92-credit hour BACM. For select extension locations a high school leaving certificate is required for admission to a 110-credit hour BACM.

 Graduate Diploma, MA, MDiv applicants: A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited or recognized university or college is required for admission to a Graduate Diploma or a Master’s degree program (MA or MDiv).

 

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