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Tuesday, October 16, 11:30am-12:30pm CST

Watch the Online Preview Day video and submit your contact information below to receive an application fee waiver code! Offer good until November 15!

Welcome, future DTS students from around the world!

At 11:30am CST, we will begin the Seminary Preview Day for prospective online students. If you have a question for the panel, please use the chat box to the right of the video area.



  • 11:30-11:40 Welcome and introductions
  • 11:40-11:50 The online admissions process
  • 11:50-12:00 The online class experience
  • 12:00-12:10 Student life
  • 12:10-12:20 Financial aid
  • 12:20-12:30 Q&A


How to get started

The deadline for fall applications as July 1, for spring is November 1, and for summer is April 1.

Application Steps


1. Submit Application

Begin your online application today. It should take about 2 hours.


2. Send Transcripts and References

Collect college transcripts and references from church and others.


3. Committee Evaluation

DTS will review your application and respond within 2-3 weeks.


4. Register for courses

When you receive your acceptance letter, you can plan your first classes.

Admissions Criteria


You show evidence of saving faith in Jesus Christ in your application testimony, and you adhere to the 7 core doctrines.


Your references speak to your character and dependence on the Holy Spirit for life and work.


You are endowed with appropriate spiritual gifts and involved in Christian ministry.


Previous education has prepared you for graduate theological education.


We’d love to send you more information

This form will enable us to email you with details about your campus and degree program and followup with additional information customized to your goals.