Logo for Graduate School

Wheaton College Graduate School Admissions

Welcome to Graduate Admissions!

Applying to graduate school is a big decision. That's why we've provided important information on tuition and fees, financial aid, campus visits, and the steps to apply when you are ready. Remember, our knowledgeable counselors are here to help you every step of the way.

a brick building surrounded by green trees

Begin Your Journey to the Wheaton College Graduate School

We are glad you are considering applying to the Wheaton College Graduate School! We recommend that you take the following steps as you begin your journey to the Wheaton College Graduate School:

Questions? Our admissions counselors are happy to guide you through every step of the process.

Meet Your Admissions Counselor

Graduate Admissions Office StaffKim Matsumoto

Graduate Admissions Counselor for U.S. Citizens and Permanent Residents
630.752.5142
Kim.Matsumoto@wheaton.edu

Counsels programs for: School of Psychology, Counseling, and Family TherapySchool of Biblical and Theological Studies

Graduate Admissions CounselorTara Song

Graduate Admissions Counselor for U.S. Citizens and Permanent Residents
630.752.5511
tara.song@wheaton.edu

Counsels programs for: School of Mission, Ministry, and Leadership, M.A. in TeachingM.A. in TESOL and Intercultural Studies

Wanchen Villegas Wheaton College Graduate School Admissions CounselorWanchen Villegas 郭宛蓁

Graduate Admissions Counselor for International Students
630.752.5984
wanchen.villegas@wheaton.edu
Skype ID: Wanchen.Villegas

Counsels international students for all graduate programs.
為國際學生提供所有有關惠頓學院研究所課程的全方位諮詢。


How to Apply

Check the Application Deadlines, now conveniently listed at the top of the requirements page for your program of interest.

Review the graduate admissions requirements and graduate entrance exams to find out what is required for your particular program.

Submit the Graduate Application for the full online degree application, or submit the Graduate Short Application if you are resubmitting an application, re-enrolling, or applying as a special student (non-degree).

Wheaton undergraduate students, please visit our Accelerated M.A. page to see if you are eligible to create an Accelerated M.A. account and submit a Graduate Short Application.

Important Admissions Information

Those applying to the following programs must submit scores from the GRE* General Test and have the official score report sent to Wheaton College. The Miller Analogies Test (MAT) is not accepted.

  • Ph.D. Biblical and Theological Studies
  • Psy.D. Clinical Psychology
  • M.A. Clinical Mental Health Counseling
  • M.A. Marriage & Family Therapy

Those applying to the following programs must submit scores from either the GRE General Test or MAT** (Miller Analogies Test).

  • M.A. Teaching

The MA Teaching might exempt the entrance-exam requirement if the student already holds a graduate degree earned in the United States.

You can self-report your entrance exam scores to nancy.crane@wheaton.edu to expedite the evaluation process. The official score report is required before you can register for classes at Wheaton.  

* GRE General Test scores are downloaded weekly from the Educational Testing Service (ETS). The Wheaton College institutional code for the GRE is 1905. GRE: www.gre.org, 609.771.7670.

** MAT scores are mailed directly from the testing service's office. MAT: www.milleranalogies.com, 800.211.8378.

Additional Information for International Students

Are you interested in registering for a few classes before enrolling as a full-time student? Get a glimpse inside our graduate school classes and community by registering as a non-degree student. Your courses can count towards your master's degree at Wheaton if you choose to apply at a later time.

Create your Wheaton College Graduate School special student account. For application type, choose graduate short application. On page two of the online application, select Special Student Application.

Three Students in Quad Square
Accelerated MA

The Accelerated M.A. offers Wheaton College undergraduate students the opportunity to earn a master's degree in as little as one year by taking graduate credit courses during their senior year. Learn more about the programs with this feature and the Admission Requirements.

Individual Recommendation Forms