M.A. in Ministry Application

We're so glad you're interested in applying to Randall University!

Applying for the Master of Arts in Ministry program is a simple process. Expeditious submission of the appropriate forms or documentation should result in prompt acceptance to the Master of Arts in Ministry program.

Admissions Requirements

  1. Submission of required application forms (see application process below).
  2. Documented proof of completion of an earned accredited baccalaureate degree (BA or BS).
  3. Grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 or higher (on a 4.0 scale), in the BA (or BS) degree, documented by official transcripts.

Exceptions: Any applicant not meeting the above-stated requirements may petition the Graduate Faculty Committee (which serves as the exceptions body in any academic policy matters) for an exception.

How to Apply

The list below can be used as a checklist, helping ensure that you complete all required aspects of the admissions process. Please read carefully.

Application for Admission
Complete and submit the online application form (begin on this page) along with a $50 application fee.

Official Transcript
A Bachelors degree with GPA of 3.0 or higher from an accredited institution is required. Send a Request for Official Transcripts to each college or university you have previously attended. (Unofficial transcripts will not be accepted.)

Church Validation Form
Ask your pastor or another church officer to complete and submit the online Church Validation Form, which speaks to your good standing in the church and promise of effective ministry.

Ask an adult who knows you well to complete and submit the online Reference Form.

Statement of Goals
Write a Statement of Goals which lists your goals/plans and explains how the degree will help you fulfill them.

Biblical Foundations Statement
Read and sign the Biblical Foundations Statement. Submit this form with your application.

Financial Aid
If needed, apply for financial assistance or scholarships by filling out the Scholarship Application Form and the FAFSA. After the forms are completed, schedule an appointment with the Financial Aid Officer.

Begin Your Application!

Start here to begin the online application:


For more information about the Master of Arts in Ministry, or any of our masters degree programs, please contact graduate@ru.edu or 405.912.9007.