The Post-Graduate Diploma in Theology

The 24 credit hour Diploma in Theology program allows for the greatest amount of flexibility in the design of a program of theological study that will meet the student’s overall goals for study and academic interests.  Its requirements include taking one 3 credit hour course in each of the following subject areas: Old Testament, New Testament, Church History, and Theology. Additional coursework can be chosen from among the courses offered in the Master’s level curriculum.  

The program can be pursued on either a full-time or part-time basis, and applicants may apply for admission in either the fall or spring semesters of a given academic year.  Those who choose full-time study can complete the program in one year.  The application procedure is the same as for the master’s degree programs. For more information, visit our admissions page. 
Admissions Office
Phone: 703-461-1706
Fax: 703-370-0138

Mailing address:
Admissions Office
Virginia Theological Seminary
3737 Seminary Road
Alexandria, VA 22304

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