In your statement of purpose give a carefully crafted presentation of what you would like to gain from the degree program for which you are applying. Not only will this give us a sense of your writing ability, but we will also use this statement at the end of the program to discuss whether you have in fact achieved these goals. As such you should take some time to think and pray about what you will write.

This statement should be emailed (attachments should be in Adobe PDF format) to For identification purposes, please include your full name in the body of the email.

Master of Divinity - The statement of purpose should reflect one's sense of God's direction in relation to Christian ministry or service and should be three to four pages (double-spaced) in length.

Master of Arts - This statement should be one to two pages in length.

Last updated: 10/27/2016