admissions

DMIN Application

Application Checklist

  • Application (online)
    • Admission Essays Prompts (included in application)
      • Admission Essay #1
        Please submit an essay of at least 500 words detailing:

        a. Your current relationship with Jesus Christ
        b. Why you wish to pursue a Doctor of Ministry degree at Multnomah Biblical Seminary and your personal and/or vocational goals in completing this degree
        c. Your perspectives on Multnomah's doctrinal statement, particularly your understanding of the Trinity, deity of Jesus Christ, and the Bible as God's Word.

      • Admission Essay #2
        Please submit a typed, 300-500 word statement describing your current ministry role.
      • Admission Essay #3
        Please submit a typed, 300-500 word statement discussing a book you have read within the past year that has been influential in your life.
      • Admission Essay #4
        Please submit a typed, 300-500 word statement discussing two major issues facing the Church in your community today.
      • Admission Essay #5
        Please submit a typed, 300-500 word statement describing your personal growth as the result of a recent ministry experience.
  • Three reference forms
    • Employer Reference (online) (PDF)
    • Personal Reference (online) (PDF)
    • Ministry Colleague Reference (online) (PDF)
    • Of your three reference forms, at least two must come from a “ministry context.” One should be completed by a peer or colleague in ministry and one by a board member or elder from your organization.
  • Resume
    • Please send to admiss@multnomah.edu.
  • Letter of Support
    • If you are married, have your spouse write a letter affirming his or her support for your pursuit of the Doctor of Ministry degree. Your spouse will be an indirect participant in your education, as your pursuit of the DMIN will impact the time, energy and resources you have to give to other responsibilities. We believe it is important to have his or her full support in this venture. The letter should be sent in a sealed envelope or by email directly to: Admissions Office
      Multnomah University
      8435 NE Glisan Street
      Portland OR 97220
      admissions@multnomah.edu
  • $40 Application Fee
    • Visit the Online Payments page to pay your application fee online. You can also pay in-person, over the phone, or by mail. Contact us at 877.251.6560 for more information.
  • Official Transcript from each institution you have attended or are currently attending or from which you will receive credit.
For DMIN program requirements, please visit this page.
 
International Students interested in DMIN please contact the Multnomah Admissions Office for more information.
 
To request a paper application or if you have other questions, please contact the Admissions Office.  admiss@multnomah.edu  |  503.251.6485  |  877.251.6560