Admission decisions for the graduate Theology program are based
on several criteria, including motivation, maturity, work
experience and leadership qualities, along with academic records
and test scores. Each applicant is evaluated individually.
Use the following admission process for the M.A. Theology
and Graduate Certificate in
Admission to Saint Leo's graduate Theology program is a simple,
straightforward process. Applicants should submit the following
materials 60 days before the beginning of the term in which they
wish to enroll.
Applicants must hold a bachelor's and/or master's degree from a
U.S. regionally accredited institution with a minimum GPA of 3.0 on
a 4-point scale, unless otherwise approved by the graduate Theology
program office for a waiver.
Completed applications will remain active for up to two years.
Conditional admission as a non-degree seeking student may be
granted only for up to six semester hours of graduate work.
Application, letters and transcripts can be sent to:
Director of Graduate Admission - MC2248
Saint Leo University
P.O. Box 6665
Saint Leo, FL 33574-6665
Applications from non-U.S. citizens are accepted as long as they
are able to show a financial ability to pay, meet all of the
academic requirements for admission, and have taken the Test of
English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL). All international students
whose native language is not English are required to submit the
TOEFL with a minimum score of 550 (paper-based test) or 213
(computer-based test) or 80 (Internet-based test). Applicants
holding an undergraduate degree from an academic institution within
the United States, an English-speaking country, or from an
institution where the language of instruction is English are not
required to take the TOEFL examination.