Apply to SFTS

We are excited you've chosen to explore San Francisco Theological Seminary to fulfill your calling and pursue higher education in ministry. Whether you're interested in a masters or doctor of ministry degree, chaplain certification or trauma counseling, SFTS can help you expand your spiritual ministry skills and enhance your leadership discernment.

For more information, please contact:

Isai Garcia, Associate Director of Admissions Operations | 415.451.2831

Master of Divinity (MDiv) Application

MDiv Application

International MDiv applicants: click here

Master of Arts in Theological Studies (MATS) Application

Online MATS Application On-Campus MATS Application

International On-Campus MATS Applicants: Click Here
International Online MATS Applicants: Click Here

Interested in the SFTS/GTU Common MA Program?
Please email

Doctor of Ministry (DMin) Application

DMin Application

Diploma in Chaplaincy & Spiritual Care Research Literacy (DCSCRL) Application

DCSCRL Application

Diploma in the Art of Spiritual Direction (DASD) Application

DASD Application

Certificate in the Art of Spiritual Direction & Formation (CASD) Application

CASD Application

Non-Degree Student Application

Non-Degree Online Application

Non-Masters Programs

Clinical Pastoral Education Application

Diploma in Advanced Pastoral Studies
email or call 415.451.2865