International Students

From its founding, Westminster Seminary California (WSC) has existed to bless and be blessed by the global church. We seek to provide quality education to students from around the world through our graduate theological programs.

Apply to WSC as an International Student:


Complete the Application for Admission Process

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Register for a Virtual Seminary for a Day

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Submit TOEFL Scores

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Complete the Applications for Financial Aid & Housing

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Apply for the Certificate of Eligibility (I-20) and F-1 Visa

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Due to limited financial aid resources, WSC cannot accommodate all international applicants. Applicants are selected on the basis of potential for significant contribution to Christ’s Church in general, and the Reformed and Presbyterian faith in particular, in their own home country. International students are typically expected to return to their native countries to minister upon completion of their studies at WSC.


If you are a prospective international student who wishes to apply to a WSC Master’s degree program, the following steps are designed to guide you through the application process. Due to the time required to receive and process international application documents, the WSC Office of Admissions strongly encourages you to begin this process at least a year in advance of when you desire to begin your studies.


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