Eden Application

Eden’s Application Process

We strive to make this application process quick and easy. It should take you about 10-15 minutes to complete. The application should be completed all in one session. There is no way to save it and come back to it.

You need this information on hand to complete the application:

  • Your references first and last names, email and phone
  • Your church’s address

After submitting the your application, we need the following items emailed to [email protected]

  • Your resume
  • Your writing sample
  • Your transcripts (if applicable)

Please click the button below to pay the application fee of $40

If you have any questions, contact the Eden Admissions office at [email protected] or 314-918-2501.


Contact Information

Please complete the following fields for your admissions application.



Education Information

Please include all colleges/universities you attended even if you did not graduate from it.


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Degree Program of Interest

Please the degree program you are interested in as well as the term you wish to apply for.




Each degree program has a slightly different requirement for references. Below, please locate the degree you are applying for to determine the types of references your degree program of choice requires. Eden’s admissions office will contact your references and supply them for an Eden Reference Form. Please contact your references and advise them the Eden Admissions office will be in contact via email once your application has been received in the office.

  • Master of Divinity – Ministerial and Personal
  • Dual Degree – Ministerial and Personal
  • Master of Community Leadership – Academic and Personal
  • Master of Arts in Professional Studies – Ministerial and Personal
  • Master of Theological Studies – Academic and Personal
  • Doctor of Ministry – Denominational, Ministerial, and Personal
  • Non-Degree – Personal

A more detailed description of these references are on the Admissions Requirements webpage.


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Religious Affiliation

Eden would like to know more about your religious journey. Please provide information regarding churches you are currently serving and/or attending. We know some ministers have a home church and serve another church professionally. Please list all churches you are currently in relationship with.


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Signature Process

We are grateful you have made application to Eden's degree program. We would love to know how you chose Eden to begin this journey.

Eden Theological Seminary requires that you certify your application by submitting an electronic signature. To certify your application, provide your electronic signature by typing your full name into the text box below.