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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.

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COVID-19 and Graduate Admissions

New and prospective graduate students around the world are facing unique enrollment challenges and questions due to COVID-19. The Wheaton College Graduate Admissions staff are here to help you navigate these questions and concerns.

A Greeting from the Director of Graduate Admissions

A man smilingTerrance Campbell

Director of Graduate Admissions
630.752.5490
Terrance.Campbell@wheaton.edu

Thank you for exploring the Wheaton College Graduate School! If you need anything during the application process, I encourage you to reach out to me or to one of our friendly and knowledgeable admissions staff. We look forward to serving you as you seek God's calling and consider the legacy you hope to leave for Christ and His Kingdom.

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:

Connect with 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     Schedule a Zoom or Phone Meeting

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

A woman smilingAshley Condra

Graduate Admissions Counselor for U.S. Citizens and Permanent Residents
630.752.5511
ashley.condra@wheaton.edu  

Counsels for: School of Mission, Ministry, and Leadership, Teaching, TESOL and Intercultural Studies, and Humanitarian and Disaster Leadership

a woman smiling Yuli To

Graduate Admissions Counselor for International Students
630.752.5984
yuli.to@wheaton.edu

Counsels international students for all graduate programs. 

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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.

  • New, degree-seeking students: create an application account and submit the Graduate Application for the full online degree application
  • Non-degree/special students: create an application account and submit the Graduate Short Application 
  • Resubmitting an application or re-enrolling: sign in to your application account and submit the Graduate Short Application
  • Wheaton undergraduate students, 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. or Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology

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.

Additional Information for International Students

  • International Students applying to Ph.D. or Psy.D. programs must complete both the GRE and submit a score from the TOEFL, IELTS or Duolingo English Test. Please see English Proficiency.
  • International Students applying to M.A. programs must submit a score from the TOEFL, IELTS or Duolingo English Test. Please see English Proficiency.

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-seeking Special Student. Your courses can count towards your master's degree at Wheaton if you choose to apply at a later time.

Special Student Application:

  • 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.
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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.

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