Welcome to SCS Admissions

Thank you for your interest in Southern California Seminary. SCS is seeking students with a passion for learning about God and a desire to dig deeper into the Bible. From your first visit until your graduation, we will strive to support you in your spiritual growth, and prepare you to minister in the 21st century.

 

The applicant starts by clicking the link below. A difficult history does not automatically disqualify any applicant. SCS considers each applicant’s background on a case-by-case basis. A modest fee applies.

Welcome to SCS Admissions

Thank you for your interest in Southern California Seminary. SCS is seeking students with a passion for learning about God and a desire to dig deeper into the Bible. From your first visit until your graduation, we will strive to support you in your spiritual growth, and prepare you to minister in the 21st century.

 

The applicant starts by clicking the link below. A difficult history does not automatically disqualify any applicant. SCS considers each applicant’s background on a case-by-case basis. A modest fee applies.

Toll Free

(844) 762-2573 (844 SoCalSem)

Toll Free

(844) 762-2573 (844 SoCalSem)

Local

(619) 201-8969

Admissions Processes

 

Undergraduate (AA and BA)

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Graduate Bible and Theology (MACM, MABS, MASR, MDiv, Th.M, DMin)

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Step 1: Apply for admission to MACM, MABS, MASR, MDiv, ThM

          or Apply for admissions to DMin

Step 2: Request Official Transcripts

Step 3: Submit Essay (2-essays for DMin)

Step 4: Submit Reference (Pastor/Chaplain)

Step 5: Apply for Financial Aid

Graduate Behavioral Science (MACP, MAMFT, PsyD)

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Step 1: Apply for admissions to MACP, MAMFT

          or Apply for admissions to PsyD

Step 2: Request Official Transcripts

Step 3: Required Essays

Step 4: Submit Reference (Pastor/Chaplain)

Step 5: Schedule MMPI (MACP, MAMFT, PsyD), Entrance Exam (PsyD only)

Step 6: Submit Masters level writing sample (PsyD only)

Step 7: Apply for Financial Aid

International Students

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Step 1: Apply for admissions to Undergraduate (AA, BA)

          or Apply for admissions to Graduate Bible (MACM/BS/SR,MDiv,Th.M)

          or Apply for admissions to Post-Graduate Bible (DMin)

          or Apply for admissions to Graduate Behavioral Science (MACP, MAMFT)

          or Apply for admissions to Post-Graduate Behavioral (PsyD)

Step 2: Apply for a passport from the country of origin, if not already obtained.

Step 3: Pay the SEVIS fee and obtain a receipt.

Step 4: Apply to the local U.S. Consulate for a non-immigrant student visa.

Step 5: See remaining instructions on our International Student Admissions Page

Continue Your Application

If you have previously started an application, you can CLICK HERE to continue that process.

 

When will I get my student email, username and password?

Within as little as an hour or up to 24 hours after the acceptance of a student by the Admissions Department, the student’s empower account is created, a log-in letter is generated and sent via email to the student’s existing email address provided during...

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Resident Undergraduate

The College at SCS offers both the Associate of Arts in Christian Ministry and the Bachelor of Arts in Biblical Studies degrees.

Resident Graduate

Whether you wish to pursue a graduate degree in counseling psychology or in theology, SCS has a program to suit your needs and your busy schedule. SCS offers multiple Master’s level degree programs and Doctoral degree program.

Online Undergraduate & Graduate Programs

SCS currently makes most of our degrees available in a 100% online format.

International Admissions

SCS welcomes Christians from many cultures and backgrounds to apply for admission. Currently we have students representing 20 different nations studying with us. The International Admissions department has more information on the application process and visa requirements.