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Admission

Minimum requirements for admission to the MSC program are as follows:

Application Deadlines

How to Apply

In order to be considered for admission by the MSC Admissions Committee, the following steps must be completed:

  1. Read the mission statement and lifestyle expectations on the application. Your signature on the application indicates your understanding and acceptance of these expectations.

  2. Apply online OR Complete the print application form and submit to the Office of Graduate & Professional Studies with a non-refundable application fee of $30.00. Please make your check payable to Milligan College (you may also pay by credit card according to the instructions on the application form).

  3. Arrange for the submission of ALL college transcript(s) for both undergraduate and graduate work. Transcripts must be mailed by your college(s) directly to the Office of Graduate & Professional Studies.

  4. Select two persons to complete the reference forms and forward to each the online reference form or a printed form and a stamped envelope. They must be professional or educational references. Your reference forms must be received by the Office of Graduate & Professional Studies before you can be considered for admission.

  5. Request that your official Graduate Record Exam (GRE) scores be sent to Milligan’s Office of Graduate & Professional Studies. Milligan College’s GRE code is 1469.

  6. If you are an international applicant, please have your Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) score sent directly from the Educational Testing Service to Milligan’s Office of Graduate & Professional Studies. All international applicants must have taken the TOEFL, with a score of 550 or higher, within the last two years. You cannot be exempted from this requirement unless English is your native language, or you are a U.S. citizen, or you have received an undergraduate or graduate degree from an accredited U.S. college or university.

  7. An interview may be required by the MSC faculty admissions committee.

  8. Please return all application materials to:

    Office of Graduate & Professional Studies
    PO Box 22
    Milligan College, TN 37682.

Please feel free to contact the Office of Graduate & Professional Studies to verify the receipt of the above application requirements. If you have any questions, please contact the college at 800.262.8337 or 423.975.8010 or by e-mail.

Expectations and Responsibilities

All students at Milligan are expected to uphold the expectations and responsibilities for student lifestyles of Milligan College. We at Milligan adopt specific rules on the basis of our belief that God's Word, as the final rule of faith and practice, speaks on many matters pertaining to personal conduct.

Specifically, the Milligan College adult student agrees to abide by a lifestyle commitment in which he or she refrains from illegal drugs, pornography, profanity, dishonesty, sexual immorality, unethical conduct, vandalism, and immodest dress.

Students are expected to seek to serve Christ in an atmosphere of trust, encouragement, and respect for one another. Click here to read more about expectations and responsibilities for the Milligan community.

International Students

*If you are an international applicant, please have your Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) score sent directly from the Educational Testing Service to Milligan’s Admissions Office. All international applicants must have taken the TOEFL, with a score of 550 or higher, within the last two years. You cannot be exempted from this requirement unless English is your native language, or you are a U.S. citizen, or you have received an undergraduate or graduate degree from an accredited U.S. college or university.