The Seminary will honor the academic requirements in force at the time of matriculation for a particular degree or certificate program for the length of time as specified, after which any new requirements must be fulfilled. Degree and certificate candidates are expected to make progress sufficient to complete the degree or certificate according to the time limits as follows: Certificate, three years; M.T.S., M.A.D.D. and M.A.U.M. programs, four years; M.Div., six years. A student exceeding the time limit for completing a Certificate or masters degree must make a new application to the Admissions Committee.