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Non-Degree Seeking Application

* = Required information

Entrance Date

When do you wish to enter EMS?* N/A fall spring May summer
Enrollment category*: N/A credit audit other:

Personal Information

First name*
Middle or birth name
Last name*
Preferred name (nickname)
Maiden name
Birth date* Year:
Gender* N/A female male
Marital status N/A single married divorced
Spouse name
EMU ID number

Church Affiliation


Current Address

State or province
Zip code* - [look up U.S. or Canadian codes]
Virginia county (other: )
Phone number (include area code)*
E-mail address

Citizenship Information

Citizenship / Visa status

Ethnic background
(as requested by the U.S. Department of Education)

Current Ministry Status

pastor associate pastor youth pastor ordained licensed
Other ministry involvment
Ministry interests

Previous Education

High School Training

Have you earned a high school diploma or a GED? N/A Yes No

School granting diploma or GED Graduation year

Post-High School Educational Training

List all post-high school educational training. NOTE: Have official transcripts sent to the admissions office (required for students enrolling for credit.)

School attended Address Dates attended Hours earned Degree earned

From Year:
To Year:

From Year:
To Year:

From Year:
To Year:

Seminary Programs Interest

The certificate program is open to mature persons, without a college degree, who have sufficient experience in church ministries (generally understood as 35 years of age and at least 5 years of significant ministry experience.) If you are applying for the certificate program, please request a Ministry Experience Form.

Master of Divinity (3 years)

Master of Arts in Church Leadership (2 years)
Missions and Evangelism
Christian Education
Congregational Caregiving
Christian Peacemaking
Congregational Worship and Music
Christian Spiritual Formation

Master of Arts in Religion

Certificate Programs
Ministry Studies
Theological Studies


Courses of Interest

Please list the courses you plan to take:

Statement of commitment

With an awareness of my calling to be a follower and servant of Jesus Christ, and to make my seminary experience a time of further growth toward Christian maturity, I desire to become a cooperative and contributing member of the seminary community, faithfully supporting its expectations and standards and respecting its counsel.

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