Apply to Truett

Applications for Spring 2020, Summer 2020, and Fall 2020 are NOW OPEN! Click here if you are applying to enter Truett in Spring 2020. Click here if you are applying to enter Truett in either Summer 2020 or Fall 2020.

Each degree at Truett Seminary intends to provide graduate theological education that is centered in the gospel of Jesus Christ and consistent with historic Baptist commitments to prepare persons to carry this gospel to the churches and the world.

Qualifications for Admission

  • Completed application
  • Evidence of Christian commitment and leadership
  • Interview (when required)
  • GPA (In general, we require a 2.7 overall and a 3.0 GPA in your major.)
    *For entrance into the M.Div program, only undergraduate grades or post baccalaureate (not graduate) grades are calculated to provide the GPA.
  • Ultimate approval for admission to the seminary is given by the dean of the seminary.

Application Checklist

  • Transcripts from all colleges/universities (click here for details)
  • Four recommendations (click here for details)
  • Completed profile and application for admission

Applications will not be reviewed by the Admissions Committee until all required documents have been received.

Application Deadlines

MDiv/MACM/MTS March 31 (priority)*
July 1 (final)
November 15 April 1
Doctor of Ministry April 1 August 31

*Applying by the priority deadline will allow early access to registration if accepted.

Decision Release Schedule

Master's degree program applicants** do not have to wait until the application deadline to receive an admissions decision. If you would like an earlier decision, simply submit all required application materials at least 15 days prior to one of the scheduled decision release dates listed below to allow time for processing.

**Doctor of Ministry program applicants should contact for questions regarding admission decisions.

Application must be completed by/between: To receive a decision by:
November 15, 2019 November 30, 2019
(Final decision release for Spring applicants)
November 16, 2019 - January 17, 2020 February 1, 2020
January 18 - February 15, 2020 March 1, 2020
February 16 - March 31, 2020 April 15, 2020
(Final decision release for Summer applicants)
April 1 - May 16, 2020 May 31, 2020
May 17 - July 1, 2020 July 15, 2020
(Final decision release for Fall applicants)

Beginning Fall 2020, any student accepted for admission will be given one year in which to enroll. Once a student has been notified of acceptance, if that student fails to enroll within three semesters, the unenrolled student will need to re-apply with a new application for reconsideration of his or her admission.