Step-by-Step Seminary Application Process


1. Application
Complete your online application for admission to Faith Baptist Theological Seminary.  

Seminary Degree-Seeking

Seminary Non-Degree Seeking

2.College Transcripts
Ask the college or grad school you are or have attended to send us a copy of your transcripts. If you have not yet graduated, ask the institution to send an initial copy now and a final copy when you graduate.

3. Pastor/Christian Worker's Reference
Ask a nonrelative pastor, deacon, or other Christian worker to complete the Pastor/Christian Worker's Reference form and mail it to us. Download the Pastor/Christian Worker's Reference form here.

4. Educator's Reference or Friend's Reference
Ask a nonrelative college or seminary teacher to complete and send to us the Educator's Reference form or ask a friend to complete and send to us the Friend's Reference form. Download the Educator's Reference form here or the Friends Reference form here.

5. Apply for Financial Aid (optional)
If you are seeking financial aid, click here to start the process.

Admissions Department
Faith Baptist Theological Seminary
1900 NW Fourth St.
Ankeny, Iowa 50023

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Refresh Conference

February 9–12

A specialized conference for pastors and wives to refresh you in your ministry

Scholarship Weekend

March 17–19

High School seniors: spend a weekend at Faith interviewing for scholarships.

Student Leadership Summit

April 14–16

Hear Carl Kerby and Dr.Jonathan Sarfati address the theme of Creation: The Great Debate.