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Graduate Studies Diploma

Program Details

The online Graduate Studies Diploma program from Western Seminary offers students an excellent foundation for a lifetime of lay, marketplace, or bi-vocational ministry. Students may choose a specialization from the list below, or work with an advisor to build a specialization all their own via the Open Track:

  • Bible & Theology 
  • Ministry
  • Women's Transformational Leadership
  • Open Track


  • Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited undergraduate institution
  • Cumulative undergraduate GPA of 2.5 or higher

Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities