How to Apply

How to Apply

 

All Applicants

Bachelor's, Master's, Doctoral, and Graduate Certificate Applicants (Additional Steps)

  • Autobiographical Statement - Please follow the directions for the specific program to which you are applying by downloading and reviewing the instructions.  Doctor of Ministry students should send their statement to admissions@sfseminary.edu.    

  • Two Recommendations - One must be completed by a pastor.  Recommendation forms should be completed online (Master's/BA/Certificate Reference; Doctoral Reference).  

    Please note: recommendations from immediate members of your family will not be accepted.  We also reserve the right to request additional recommendations if needed.

  • Official Transcripts - Official transcripts in sealed envelopes are required and must be sent from all undergraduate and graduate institutions attended.  Transcripts should be mailed to: Sioux Falls Seminary, Attn. Admissions, 2100 S. Summit Avenue, Sioux Falls, SD 57105, e-mailed to admissions@sfseminary.edu, or faxed to 605-335-9090.

  • Authorization for Direct Payment - Authorization for direct payment through checking or savings is required.  Download the form and return it to the seminary.   

  • Interviews - Counseling applicants will be interviewed as part of the application process.  Interviews with faculty members may be requested prior to admission to other degree programs as needed.
     

Spiritual Direction and Certificate of Completion Applicants (Additional Steps)

Application for Admission

Complete our online application for admission and then complete and return any remaining items on the application checklist.

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Autobiographical Statement

The autobiographical statement is intended to provide the applicant with an opportunity to share with Admissions Committee his/her own personal history of how God worked in the applicants life, especially leading up to the desire to enter vocational ministry.

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Master’s/BA/Certificate Reference

Are you completing a reference for someone who is applying to a Kairos Project program? Please complete our online reference form.

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Doctoral Program Reference

Are you completing a reference for someone who is applying to the Kairos Project program? Please complete our online reference form.

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