Masters Applicants

The masters level degree programs offer students opportunities to be transformed as leaders in the church and society through academic pursuits, critical reflection and faithful witness.

Welcome to McCormick Theological Seminary! We are thrilled that you are interested in learning more about our Masters Level degree programs. As you explore our website, you will see that McCormick is a community of collaborative teaching and learning, preparing students for ministry that is cross-cultural, urban, reformed and ecumenical.

The Office of Recruitment and Admissions strives to attract a vibrant mix of applicants, notable for their formative life experiences, commitment to the church, and representing a diversity of backgrounds that will enhance the McCormick community.

We encourage you to consider visiting McCormick, particularly for Inquiry Into Ministry. 

If you are unable to attend our events, we encourage you to schedule a campus visit! You can call 773.947.6286 or email If you cannot travel to Chicago, you may be able to meet with an admissions representative visiting your area.

At a Glance

Instructions for the On-Line Application

To begin the process to apply on-line for admission to McCormick Theological Seminary, you will need to go through the following steps to set up an account:  1.  Click on the link at the...

Explore McCormick

McCormick Theological Seminary holds its Inquiry Into Ministry event on campus each semester, in February and October.

Residential Life

A part of the rich community life at McCormick is created by students and their families living together in McCormick Residential Facilities.

Masters Level Programs

The call to ministry and to vocations of public religious leadership demands that women and men become bridge-builders and reconcilers in a broken and divided world.

Financing a Masters Education

Information on different ways to finance a McCormick education.


Senior Director of Admissions & Enrollment

Rev. Veronica Johnson



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