Admission to the M.A. in Practical Theology Program

To be admitted to Barry University’s Master of Arts in Practical Theology, you must have:

  • A baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited or internationally recognized institution with at least a 3.0 grade point average
  • Sufficient undergraduate preparation (usually 18 credit-hours of undergraduate theology or religious studies) or relevant life experience
  • A minimum score of 40 on the Miller Analogies Test or 1000 on the G.R.E.
  • Two Letters of Recommendation
  • An interview with the members of the Graduate Theology Committee (when possible)

Please note: Provisional acceptance may be granted on an individual basis.

Once you are admitted to the M.A. in Practical Theology program, you can choose to complete a concentration in Hispanic / Latino Theology and Ministry.

For more information on admission requirements, please contact Graduate Admissions at or by calling 305-899-3100.