Graduate Pathway in Philosophy and Theology for Ministry

An INTO SLU Graduate Pathway program in Philosophy and Theology for Ministry will prepare you to enter your next semester of a master’s degree program at Saint Louis University. Upon successful completion of the Graduate Pathway program and meeting university requirements for graduate admission, you may enter your next semester of graduate study at Saint Louis University. This transition from an INTO program to a university degree program is called progression.

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No matter where and how you study, we guarantee the same high-quality programs and faculty and the same outcomes.

When you’re able to join us in person, we’ll make the transition to on-campus learning as smooth as possible, supporting you every step of the way. And with our partner universities carefully following COVID-19 regulations, we’ll always put your health and wellbeing first, so you can focus on what matters – your future.

Course features

  • Develop your knowledge and skills through active learning in your chosen subject area.
  • Guaranteed university placement for all successful students.
  • Adapt to studying in the US with a strong focus on study and research skills.
  • Improve your English level and develop the vocabulary for your chosen degree subject.
  • Students have the opportunity to apply their knowledge and skills through internships after completing course work.
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Graduate Pathway programs allow you to begin earning credits toward a Master's degree even if you do not meet the direct entry requirements.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL 75-79 (17 subscores in reading and writing), IELTS 6.0 (6.0 subscores in reading and writing), PTEA 50, TOEFL Essentials 8, or Duolingo 105

Age requirements: 16 years and above
Academic requirements:

Undergraduate degree or equivalent*. GPA 2.75 on a 4.0 scale. Approval of the dean. *Prerequisites in undergraduate philosophy and theology may be required at the discretion of the dean.

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English
Scholarships

We are committed to helping talented and ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at a world-class US university. We award scholarships for our Pathway programs in amounts that average $4,000-$15,000 per qualified student.


Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
18 August 2022 16 December 2022 1 Semester
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USD $20,520
12 January 2023 19 May 2023 1 Semester
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USD $20,520


What do I need to progress?

Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA. Successful completion of Writing Portfolio. Grade of B- or better in classes counting toward degree. No C-/D/F/W/I/P/NP/S/U grades.

Graduate Pathway programs allow you to begin earning credits toward a Master's degree even if you do not meet the direct entry requirements.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL 70-74 (13 subscores in reading and writing), IELTS 6.0 (5.5 subscores in reading and writing), PTEA 48-49, TOEFL Essentials 7.5, Duolingo 95-100, or Completion of Academic English Level 5

Age requirements: 16 years and above
Academic requirements:

Undergraduate degree or equivalent*. GPA 2.75 on a 4.0 scale. Approval of the dean. *Prerequisites in undergraduate philosophy and theology may be required at the discretion of the dean. Students requiring undergraduate prerequisites are permitted to take 3 additional elective credit hours in the first term.

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English
Scholarships

We are committed to helping talented and ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at a world-class US university. We award scholarships for our Pathway programs in amounts that average $4,000-$15,000 per qualified student.


Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
18 August 2022 19 May 2023 2 Semesters
View Term dates
USD $35,670
12 January 2023 15 December 2023 2 Semesters
View Term dates
USD $35,670


What do I need to progress?

Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA. Successful Completion of Pathway Portfolio. Grade of B- or better in classes counting toward degree. No C-/D/F/W/I/P/NP/S/U grades.

Please select your course delivery method with the toggle below.
Graduate Pathway programs allow you to begin earning credits toward a Master's degree even if you do not meet the direct entry requirements.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL 75-79 (17 subscores in reading and writing), IELTS 6.0 (6.0 subscores in reading and writing), PTEA 50, TOEFL Essentials 8, or Duolingo 105

Age requirements: 16 years and above
Academic requirements:

Undergraduate degree or equivalent*. GPA 2.75 on a 4.0 scale. Approval of the dean. *Prerequisites in undergraduate philosophy and theology may be required at the discretion of the dean.

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English
Scholarships

We are committed to helping talented and ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at a world-class US university. We award scholarships for our Pathway programs in amounts that average $4,000-$15,000 per qualified student.


Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
17 August 2023 15 December 2023 1 Semester
View Term dates
*
11 January 2024 17 May 2024 1 Semester
View Term dates
*


What do I need to progress?

Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA. Successful completion of Writing Portfolio. Grade of B- or better in classes counting toward degree. No C-/D/F/W/I/P/NP/S/U grades.

Graduate Pathway programs allow you to begin earning credits toward a Master's degree even if you do not meet the direct entry requirements.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL 70-74 (13 subscores in reading and writing), IELTS 6.0 (5.5 subscores in reading and writing), PTEA 48-49, TOEFL Essentials 7.5, Duolingo 95-100, or Completion of Academic English Level 5

Age requirements: 16 years and above
Academic requirements:

Undergraduate degree or equivalent*. GPA 2.75 on a 4.0 scale. Approval of the dean. *Prerequisites in undergraduate philosophy and theology may be required at the discretion of the dean. Students requiring undergraduate prerequisites are permitted to take 3 additional elective credit hours in the first term.

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English
Scholarships

We are committed to helping talented and ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at a world-class US university. We award scholarships for our Pathway programs in amounts that average $4,000-$15,000 per qualified student.


Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
17 August 2023 17 May 2024 2 Semesters
View Term dates
*
11 January 2024 13 December 2024 2 Semesters
View Term dates
*


What do I need to progress?

Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA. Successful Completion of Pathway Portfolio. Grade of B- or better in classes counting toward degree. No C-/D/F/W/I/P/NP/S/U grades.

Please select your course delivery method with the toggle below.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL 75-79 (17 subscores in reading and writing), IELTS 6.0 (6.0 subscores in reading and writing), PTEA 50, TOEFL Essentials 8, or Duolingo 105

Age requirements: 16 years and above
Academic requirements:

Undergraduate degree or equivalent*. GPA 2.75 on a 4.0 scale. Approval of the dean. *Prerequisites in undergraduate philosophy and theology may be required at the discretion of the dean.

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English
Scholarships

We are committed to helping talented and ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at a world-class US university. We award scholarships for our Pathway programs in amounts that average $4,000-$15,000 per qualified student.

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
18 August 2022 16 December 2022 1 Semester
View Term dates
USD $20,520
12 January 2023 19 May 2023 1 Semester
View Term dates
USD $20,520

What do I need to progress?

Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA. Successful Completion of Pathway Portfolio. Grade of B- or better in classes counting toward degree. No C-/D/F/W/I/P/NP/S/U grades.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL 70-74 (13 subscores in reading and writing), IELTS 6.0 (5.5 subscores in reading and writing), PTEA 48-49, TOEFL Essentials 7.5, Duolingo 95-100, or Completion of Academic English Level 5

Age requirements: 16 years and above
Academic requirements:

Undergraduate degree or equivalent*. GPA 2.75 on a 4.0 scale. Approval of the dean. *Prerequisites in undergraduate philosophy and theology may be required at the discretion of the dean. Students requiring undergraduate prerequisites are permitted to take 3 additional elective credit hours in the first term.

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English
Scholarships

We are committed to helping talented and ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at a world-class US university. We award scholarships for our Pathway programs in amounts that average $4,000-$15,000 per qualified student.

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
18 August 2022 19 May 2023 2 Semesters
View Term dates
USD $35,670
12 January 2023 15 December 2023 2 Semesters
View Term dates
USD $35,670

What do I need to progress?

Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA. Successful Completion of Pathway Portfolio. Grade of B- or better in classes counting toward degree. No C-/D/F/W/I/P/NP/S/U grades.

Please select your course delivery method with the toggle below.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL 75-79 (17 subscores in reading and writing), IELTS 6.0 (6.0 subscores in reading and writing), PTEA 50, TOEFL Essentials 8, or Duolingo 105

Age requirements: 16 years and above
Academic requirements:

Undergraduate degree or equivalent*. GPA 2.75 on a 4.0 scale. Approval of the dean. *Prerequisites in undergraduate philosophy and theology may be required at the discretion of the dean.

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English
Scholarships

We are committed to helping talented and ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at a world-class US university. We award scholarships for our Pathway programs in amounts that average $4,000-$15,000 per qualified student.

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
17 August 2023 15 December 2023 1 Semester
View Term dates
*
11 January 2024 17 May 2024 1 Semester
View Term dates
*

What do I need to progress?

Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA. Successful Completion of Pathway Portfolio. Grade of B- or better in classes counting toward degree. No C-/D/F/W/I/P/NP/S/U grades.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL 70-74 (13 subscores in reading and writing), IELTS 6.0 (5.5 subscores in reading and writing), PTEA 48-49, TOEFL Essentials 7.5, Duolingo 95-100, or Completion of Academic English Level 5

Age requirements: 16 years and above
Academic requirements:

Undergraduate degree or equivalent*. GPA 2.75 on a 4.0 scale. Approval of the dean. *Prerequisites in undergraduate philosophy and theology may be required at the discretion of the dean. Students requiring undergraduate prerequisites are permitted to take 3 additional elective credit hours in the first term.

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English
Scholarships

We are committed to helping talented and ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at a world-class US university. We award scholarships for our Pathway programs in amounts that average $4,000-$15,000 per qualified student.

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
17 August 2023 17 May 2024 2 Semesters
View Term dates
*
11 January 2024 13 December 2024 2 Semesters
View Term dates
*

What do I need to progress?

Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA. Successful Completion of Pathway Portfolio. Grade of B- or better in classes counting toward degree. No C-/D/F/W/I/P/NP/S/U grades.

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