MDiv Degree Equivalency Requirement

The academic basis of admission to the DMin program is the MDiv degree. The educational equivalent of the MDiv may also meet admission standards. The definition of what may constitute MDiv-equivalent education is developed according to standards established by Seminary administration and is informed by requirements of the Association of Theological Schools (the Seminary's accreditation organization).
Please see the description for Master of Divinity equivalency guidelines to learn what is necessary to achieve MDiv equivalency.
You may provide pdf copies of your transcripts to if you wish to request an MDiv equivalency evaluation.
If your prior degree is from an institution outside the United States, conversion of academic credit values and grade point average to the U.S. semester system may be necessary. This can be done as part of your application process to a degree program at Andrews. If you wish to have an MDiv equivalency evaluation done prior to applying to any program, please contact the DMin office ( to have your transcripts evaluated for conversion of credit and grade point average values.