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We are pleased that you are taking this next important step—to apply to a theology program at The Presbyterian College. As you continue to explore your educational path, we are here to provide direction and support. 

If you have any questions once you have begun the process, or after you have completed it, please feel free to email us at info@presbyteriancollege.ca.

All of our programs are offered collaboratively with McGill University (the School of Religious Studies). As a result, you will need to submit an application to both The Presbyterian College and McGill University.  Click below to access the appropriate application for your program of interest, and for details on submitting the dual applications.

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BTh Application

As noted above, applying to this theology program requires an application both to McGill University and to The Presbyterian College. Click here in order to complete the application for the Bachelor of Theology at McGill University.

For your application to The Presbyterian College, initiate the process by completing this form:

If you wish to back up and obtain further information about the BTh program, click here.

MDiv Application

As noted above, applying to this program includes an application both to McGill University and to The Presbyterian College.

Click here in order to complete the application at McGill University (please note that for the purposes of the Master of Divinity you will apply to the Bachelor of Theology program in the School of Religious Studies).

For your MDiv application to The Presbyterian College, initiate that process by completing this form:

If you wish to back up and obtain further information about the MDiv program, click here.

STM Application

As noted above, applying to this program includes an application both to McGill University and to The Presbyterian College.

Click here in order to complete the application at McGill University. (Please note that for the Master of Sacred Theology program, only Fall/September admission is possible—thus, you should select that option.)

For your application to The Presbyterian College itself, initiate that process by completing this form:

If you wish to back up and obtain further information about the STM program, click here.

Application Details

Programs of The Presbyterian College are offered collaboratively between McGill University and The Presbyterian College—as a result, two applications must be submitted. One to each institution.

Applications must be accompanied by:

  • Official transcripts from prior post-secondary programs
  • Two reference letters, one which is a pastoral reference (indicating your involvement and service in the church) and another which is an academic reference (indicating your academic abilities).

Applicants to The Presbyterian College will also be asked to provide a personal statement of their Christian faith, and of their intentions for Christian service in the church or in the wider community.

Master of Divinity applicants are usually asked to participate in an interview process, either in person or by video conference.

Application Deadlines

While there are some exceptions, students are strongly encouraged to meet the following application deadlines.

BTh or MDiv — Fall (September) Entry

  • May 1 — Canadian and International applicants
  • June 15 — College affiliated applicants

BTh or MDiv – Winter (January) Entry:

  • Sept. 15 — International applicants
  • Nov. 1 — Canadian applicants

STM — Fall (September) Entry, Only

  • January 15 — All applicants

 

If you have any further questions about application procedures, or about tuition and fees, please feel free to be in touch with us—you may use the “contact” button above, or reach out to us at info@presbyteriancollege.ca