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Hartford Seminary is pleased to announce that online application is now possible for most of our Graduate Certificate and degree programs.  If you are applying for the Doctor of Ministry, the Master of Arts, the Cooperative Master of Divinity, the Islamic Chaplaincy Program, or any of our Graduate Certificate programs, we encourage you to use our online application.  

When using our online application, you will receive a user name and password, which will enable you to save your data and re-enter your application at your convenience until it is complete.

To get started, either save the online application instructions document to your computer for frequent reference or print it out, as you will need it as you progress through the online process.

Begin the online application by clicking here! “APPLY NOW!


If you would prefer to submit a paper application, the links below allow you to download the application for the Seminary's degree programs.  To open the .pdf documents, you must have the free Adobe .pdf reader installed on your computer.   

Degree Program Application Instructions

Degree Program Application 

Guidelines for writing a personal statement and a sample statement  (Master of Arts degree)

.pdf Microsoft Word

Letter of Recommendation
*Please review the application to determine how many letters of recommendation are required for your program of study.

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