Admissions Overview


Deadlines for fall 2022 admission are as follows:

  • December 15, 2021: Fall 2022 deadline for all PhD applicants
  • January 15, 2022: Fall 2022 deadline for all masters-level international applicants
  • January 15, 2022: Fall 2022 priority deadline for scholarship consideration for MDiv, MACEF, MA(TS), and dual MDiv/MACEF applicants who are U.S. citizens or permanent residents of the U.S.
  • April 1, 2022: Fall 2022 deadline for MDiv, MACEF, MA(TS), dual MDiv/MACEF, and ThM applicants who are U.S. citizens or permanent residents of the U.S.

Interviews are recommended for MDiv, MDiv/MACEF (dual-degree), MA(TS), and MACEF applicants. An interview is required for merit scholarship consideration. All MDiv, MACEF, MA(TS), and MDiv/MACEF (dual-degree) applicants interested in being considered for a merit scholarship must complete an interview for scholarship consideration. Once you begin an application, interviews may be scheduled online anytime before the application deadline, but we encourage you to book an interview early in the process as slots fill quickly. If no interview slots are available in our online system, please email us at admissions@ptsem.edu.

Student Spotlight

“Being able to gain such different perspectives on faith helps you become well-rounded as a leader.”

- Harlan Redmond, MDiv '21

Financial Aid

Princeton Theological Seminary has a very generous financial aid program due to faithful gifts from generations of donors and alumni.

Over 90% of MDiv, MACEF, MA(TS), and dual MDiv/MACEF students receive grants or scholarships
Student Spotlight

“At Princeton Seminary, I do not have to compromise meaningful experiences and opportunities with costs.”

- Maci Sepp, MA(TS) ’20

Contact the Admissions Team

For assistance, please contact the Office of Admissions at admissions@ptsem.edu or call 609.497.7805.

Joel Estes, MDiv ’12
Director of Admissions and Enrollment Management

Mike Livio
Director of Student Administrative Services
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Lydia Tembo, MDiv ’19
Assistant Director of Recruitment
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Patricia Korsak
Financial Aid Coordinator
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Sherry Garrahan
Enrollment Services Coordinator
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Vanessa Johnson
Recruitment Assistant

Educating faithful Christian leaders.

Senior Pastor, Asbury United Methodist Church, Atlantic City, NJ

Latasha Milton, Class of 2018

“My passion is doing what I can to empower and liberate people who are hurting. PTS has made me a better person and pastor because it’s given me the tools to better serve the oppressed and marginalized.”