How to Apply

To apply for admission to the Graduate Studies program at Missouri Baptist University, please submit the following:

  • Completed application for admission
  • $35 application fee. This fee is waived if you apply online.
  • Official transcripts from all previously attended colleges, universities, and post-secondary institutions (this includes any courses posted as transfer credits from other institutions). Transcripts must be sent directly from the issuing institution via mail or electronic delivery. Institutions may submit electronically submitted transcripts to: These are the only transcripts that will be accepted as official. Any transcript received by fax, by mail from a student, or hand-delivered cannot be accepted as an official copy even if the transcript is unopened and marked official. Transcripts marked “Issued to Student” will not be accepted as official. 
    Mail Transcripts to:
    Graduate Admissions
    1 College Park Drive
    St. Louis, MO 63141
  • Letter of recommendation from an employer or professional in your chosen field.
  • Professional statement (an essay of approximately 900 words explaining what you have done professionally up to this point, why you have chosen your professional field, and what professional plans you have for using your degree or certification when you have completed your course of study).
  • Master of Arts in Counseling Degree requires a National Fingerprint Background Check.

Have questions? Visit our FAQ page for more information.

*Students graduating from Missouri Baptist University’s undergraduate, masters’ or specialist programs do not need to resubmit transcripts that are already on file.

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