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Wheaton College Graduate School


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New Lowered Tuition Rate!

The Wheaton Board of Trustees has approved a new tuition rate for all master’s degree programs at Wheaton College Graduate School. Effective Summer 2019, we will introduce a lower rate of $700 per graduate credit hour. We hope this decision will make Wheaton’s rich academic experience an even more accessible choice for you. Learn more about our many degree programs

Note that this rate does not apply to the Psy.D. or Ph.D. programs.

Our Degree Programs

The Wheaton College Graduate School offers doctoral and master’s degree programs in the areas of psychology, education, ministry, leadership, and bible/theology. Each program is designed to provide excellent training in theory and praxis from a distinctly Christian perspective.

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School of Mission, Ministry, and Leadership

The School of Mission, Ministry, and Leadership offers graduate programs that equip current and future leaders of ministries and movements as they work to engage the world for Christ and His Kingdom.

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School of Biblical and Theological Studies

The School of Biblical and Theological Studies offers a variety of graduate programs that promote the development of academic skills necessary for advanced study and service in the church and society worldwide.

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School of Psychology, Counseling, and Family Therapy

The School of Psychology, Counseling, and Family Therapy offers nationally accredited graduate psychology programs that prepare students for licensure. These programs integrate Christian belief and practice with the best of contemporary scholarship and professional standards in the disciplines of clinical psychology, counseling, and marriage and family therapy.

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Professional Teaching Degrees

We offer two graduate programs in professional education: the M.A.T. and an M.A. in TESOL and Intercultural Studies. The M.A.T. offers the Elementary (1-6) License and/or the Secondary (6-12) License, and is accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) and the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE). The M.A. in TESOL and Intercultural Studies provides teachers with a solid foundation and the standard professional degree in the field of TESOL.

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Graduate Certificates

Our graduate certificates offer specialized training and endorsement in the fields of TESOL, Intercultural Studies, Humanitarian and Disaster Leadership, and Clinical Mental Health Counseling. To inquire about certificates, contact admissions directly.

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Residential and Flexible Learning

We offer a variety of ways to pursue our graduate degrees:

* denotes accelerated program available
^ denotes flexible learning program available

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The Wheaton College Graduate School has formed partnerships with several major Christian organizations that provide qualified groups and cohorts of students to pursue select M.A. degrees in a flexible, accessible, tailored, and deeply discounted format.

About Wheaton College Graduate School

Founded in 1937, Wheaton College Graduate School offers advanced theological and ministry training designed to enhance your professional education and holistic development. Through doctoral and masters degrees taught by world-class faculty, you will be prepared for effective service in your chosen field.

With alumni serving in over 100 countries and on 6 continents worldwide, the mission of Wheaton College Graduate School is to form servant scholars and leaders through exceptional graduate programs for Christ and His Kingdom. 

Our Mission

To form servant scholars and leaders through exceptional graduate programs for Christ and His Kingdom.

Our Vision

God transforming the world through scholars and practitioners rooted in Christ and equipped for global leadership.

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Consider a Graduate Assistantship

Interested in free housing, half of your tuition covered, and real-world experience? Check out our Graduate Assistantships! 

Learn How to Apply

Schedule Your Graduate School Visit!

The best way to experience Wheaton College Graduate School is to visit our campus! Join us for a customized individual visit, one of our Academic Program Receptions, or a tailored group visit.

Interested in meeting our faculty, current students, and alumni? Attend an academic reception to learn more about your specific program and department of interest.

We're excited to announce that coming soon will be the opportunity to visit our campus virtually, from the comfort of your own computer!

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Biblical Faith and Learning

Wheaton College is a distinctively Christian institution and our Graduate School is no different. Graduate students have the opportunity to join small groups, attend a weekly graduate chapel, and other options that all contribute to the unique purpose of this school.

Events & News

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Biblical Exegesis (M.A.), Graduate School
Meet BGC Scholar Georges Kingue M.A. '21
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Biblical and Theological Studies (Ph.D.), Clinical Psychology (Psy.D.), Evangelism and Leadership (M.A.), Graduate School, Teaching (M.A.T.), TESOL and Intercultural Studies (M.A.)
Being Barnabas: Reflections on Encouragement from Chaplain Greg Anderson

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