Admissions Policy


Non-discrimination Policy

Birmingham Theological Seminary admits students of any race, color, sex, handicap, national or ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, and activities generally afforded or made available to all its students.  Birmingham Theological Seminary does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, handicap, or national or ethnic origin in the administration of its educational and admission policies.  BTS does not discriminate on the basis of sex in the educational programs or activities including admission or employment, except in the matter of ordination, and certain courses restricted to men, related to the question of ordination.  While not being an official agency of the Presbyterian Church in America, BTS is associated with the PCA and adheres to the position of the denomination, which biblically restricts the ordained office to men.

BTS will make every reasonable effort to accommodate disabilities, and disabled students are welcome.

Enrollment Policy
BTS does not utilize the Scholastic Aptitude Test, the Graduate Record Examination, or any other standardized test as a measure for admission.  BTS has an open enrollment policy.  Any qualified applicant may enroll in courses and/or degree programs however; the applicant must meet the academic, admissions and financial requirements.

For more information on admission to BTS, click here for the catalog.