Admission Requirements

GENERAL ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

1) A four-year baccalaureate degree from a recognized institution

2) An admission grade point average of 3.0 (on Concordia’s 4-point scale) or equivalent on the most recent 60 credits (equivalent to two years of full-time study) of post-secondary study

  • For degrees earned outside of Canada or on different grading scales, please contact our office for grade equivalency and include the institution's name and location (province and country).

3) Demonstrated fulfillment of the English language requirement

 

ADDITIONAL PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS

Master of Arts in Biblical and Christian Studies (MA)

  1. 36 undergraduate credits in Religious Studies, usually including 6 credits in one of the following concentration areas:
    • Hebrew Scriptures
    • New Testament
    • Christian Theology/History
  2. 6 credits of a language other than English:
    • Biblical Hebrew for students who intend to study Hebrew Scriptures
    • Classical/Koine Greek for students who intend to study New Testament
    • One of Latin, French, or German for students who intend to study Christian Theology/History
  3. A recent written sample of work in the area of Biblical or Christian Studies
    1. Normally a research paper produced in the last two years of a BA program
    2. Papers specifically prepared for application also will be accepted.
  4. A statement of interest (approximately 500 words)
  5. At least two letters of reference from two faculty members of the institution in which they completed most of their work in Religious Studies.
    1. One letter from an instructor in fields related to the study of Christianity will be accepted.
    2. One letter must be from an instructor who has taught in the area of the student’s proposed graduate concentration and who can speak to the student’s competence in that area.

Master of Information Systems Assurance Management (MISAM)

  1. A 3.0 GPA on at least two courses in financial accounting (one introductory and one intermediate) and one course in management accounting
  2. A resume with a statement of career objectives
  3. A security clearance (required for domestic applicants only)

NOTE: Students with a three-year degree may be admissible but may be required to take qualifying courses.

Master of Information Systems Security Management (MISSM)

  1. A minimum grade of 3.0 on a general Network Technology course and on an Operating Systems course or equivalent knowledge
  2. A security clearance (required for domestic applicants only)

NOTE: Students with a three-year degree may be admissible but may be required to take qualifying courses.  Students with applied degrees plus three years of work experience may also be considered for admission.

Graduate Certificate in Public Health Leadership (PHLD)

  1. A 4-year baccalaureate degree from a recognized educational institution (in a field such as environmental health, nursing, or related health science) or equivalent combination of education and experience

Graduate Certificate in Public Health Strategic Communication (PHSC)

  1. A 4-year baccalaureate degree from a recognized educational institution (in a field such as environmental health, nursing, or related health science) or equivalent combination of education and experience

Graduate Certificate in Public Health for Vulnerable Populations (PHVP)

  1. A 4-year baccalaureate degree from a recognized educational institution (in a field such as environmental health, nursing, or related health science) or equivalent combination of education and experience

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