Admission Process

Payne Theological Seminary is committed to providing each student with the maximum opportunity to develop and learn. As such, we adhere to an Open Admissions Policy.

Admission to the Seminary is offered to applicants who have an undergraduate degree. Students interested in applying to the Seminary are encouraged to submit applications early.  All necessary materials may be obtained by contacting the Academic Services Office at 937-376-2946 x202.

Students shall be accepted into the Seminary after their completed application has been received by the Academic Services Office.  Applicants are notified of their acceptance within 28 days of the Academic Services Office receiving their application. All admission procedures apply to both full-time and part-time students. New students are required to attend a new student orientation session, which is offered twice a year.