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Seminary

Pre- Seminary

Whether you study here for one year, two years or for an entire degree, King's is a great place to prepare for future professional studies.  Begin your studies in a faith-based environment before continuing your education elsewhere.

What is Seminary? 

A seminary, theological college, or divinity school is an institution of secondary or post-secondary education for educating students (sometimes called seminarians) in theology, generally to prepare them for ministry. Seminary graduates may have careers in a variety of areas, including pastors, priests, and theologians.

After beginning your degree at King's, you can transfer to your choice of the following universities:

Seminary at: Regent College (Vancouver, BC)

Masters of Divinity

Requires:

  • Accredited bachelor degree
  • Minimum GPA 2.8
  • Personal statement of faith (1,000 words)
  • References (character and academic)

King’s offers the Bachelor of Arts Degree needed for acceptance into the Masters of Divinity at Regent College.

Seminary at: Calvin Theological Seminary (Michigan)

Masters of Divinity

  • Requires statements of faith and conviction as found in the application form
  • Requires a Bachelor of Arts degree with a minimum GPA of 2.67 and should include: 12 Greek credits and 6 Speech credits

King’s can offer you a Bachelor of Arts degree needed for acceptance into the Masters of Divinity at Calvin Seminary. Your Bachelor of Arts degree should include 6 credits each in English (including literature), history, philosophy (preferably history of philosophy), natural science, social science, and speech; as well as 12 credits of Greek. King’s offers all the required credits except the 6 credits of speech which can be taken in the first year of Seminary at Calvin.

Seminary at: Concordia Lutheran Seminary (Edmonton)

Masters of Divinity

Requires:

  • Accredited bachelors degree (preferably in broad liberal arts)
  • 6 credits of Greek and 6 credits of Hebrew
  • Reference letters from pastor and others
  • Desire to be certified for pastoral ministry in Lutheran Church -Canada

King’s offers the Bachelor of Arts Degree with a broad liberal arts focus needed for acceptance into the Masters of Divinity at Concordia. King’s can offer 12 credits in Greek. The required Hebrew credits can be completed at an other university.

Seminary at: Taylor University College and Seminary (Edmonton)

Masters of Divinity

  • Requires an undergraduate degree (with a liberal arts focus)

King’s offers the Bachelor of Arts Degree with a liberal arts focus needed for acceptance into the Masters of Divinity at Taylor.

Seminary

Fall Program start date
Sep 5, 2017

Fall Application Deadline
Aug 15, 2017

Winter Program start date
Jan 4, 2018

Winter Application Deadline
Dec 1, 2017

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