Graduate School Selection Procedure
The applicant is required to send the following documents before submitting an application. The graduate school admissions committee will determine whether the desired field of research matches what is offered at TCU. These documents should be submitted at least one month before submission of the application.
Prescreening Consultation Application
Academic Transcript (theological education only)
Certificate of Graduation (theological education only)
Master’s Thesis and Summary
Screening Fee Waiver Request
Special Assistance Request: Applicants without disabilities do not need to submit it.
Deadlines and Screening Schedule
|November Screening||January Screening|
|Time of Entrance||* April / August 2024||* April / August 2024|
|Prescreening Consultation||Applicants must have a prescreening consultation at least one month before application.|
|Application Periods||September 26 – October 4, 2023||November 20-28, 2023|
|Initial Screening Result Notification||October 20, 2023||January 12, 2024|
|** English Exam and Interview Periods||November 16, 17, 20, 21 or 22, 2023
English Exam: November 22, 2023
|January 22-27, 2024
English Exam: January 26 or 27, 2024
|Final Result Notification||November 30, 2023||February 8, 2024|
|Enrollment Deadline||December 15, 2023||February 22, 2024|
* Successful applicants may choose the time of entrance.
** Exam date and time will be notified at the time of the initial screening result notification by email or phone.
- Initial Screening
The admissions committee will review previous research achievement (a Master’s thesis or equivalent) and other application documents, including a dissertation proposal based on previous research.
- English Exam & Interview
Applicants who pass the initial screening will be given an English exam and an interview.