Our seminary model allows us to offer pastoral education at an incredible value. We intentionally keep overhead to a minimum by operating as lean as possible. In addition, we rely on donations from Grace Bible Church of Conway, partner churches and individuals for the funding and future of GBTS.
Applying to Grace Bible Theological Seminary
Faithful membership at a doctrinally sound local church.
Affirmation of Essential Beliefs.
Potential gifts for pastoral ministry.
Local church support and recommendation for seminary studies.
An eagerness for the study of God’s Word and an aptitude for seminary level studies.
Application (including an essay thoroughly describing your testimony, Christian life and ministerial calling)
Recommendation letter from local church where applicant is a member.
Submission of official transcripts from former or current programs of study.
Interview with Admissions Representative
Notice of Acceptance or Denial
2022 Summer Term: Registration Opens April 16th - Registration Closes May 8th
2022 Fall Term: Registration Opens August 12th - Registration Closes September 5th
Learn About Our Degrees
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Master of Pastoral Studies (MAPS)
Master/Diploma of Ministry in Pastoral Studies - Whether you are serving in missions, church planting or an existing local church you will be pastoring. This 48 hour program is designed to provide essential training for ministry in various context.
Master of Divinity (M.Div)
Master of Divnity - Whether you are serving in missions, church planting or an existing local church you will be pastoring. This 100 hour program is designed to provide essential training for ministry in various context.
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