Discover the Possibilities of Graduate Study for Your Ministry Adventure

We invite you to join the community of fresh thinkers, world changers, and adventurers at Yellowstone Theological Institute. Begin your journey today.

Eligibility Requirements

Master of Arts in Theological Studies and Master of Divinity

A bachelor’s degree from an accredited US institution or foreign university equivalent is required, with a minimum GPA of 3.0 overall. International applicants who are not native English speakers must provide proof of English proficiency. You may submit either TOEFL (iBT) or IELTS test scores. A minimum TOEFL (iBT) score of 95 or an IELTS score of 7 is required.

Diploma of Christian Theology

A high school diploma or equivalent is preferred.

Non-Degree Students

Students may take up to three classes for academic credit without formally applying to one of our degree programs. Students who plan to seek a degree must apply officially by their fourth class.

Auditing Classes

Any and all YTI classes may be audited. Students auditing courses may attend classroom sessions and participate in discussion, but have no obligation to complete assignments. Audited classes are not recorded on a student’s transcript.

LCLI Classes

Local Community Learning Initiative (LCLI) events can be attended by anyone, without a program application. Registration is typically not required for LCLI sessions.


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