Degree Completion Defined

"Degree completion" at the Graduate Theological Foundation means that the applicant brings five years of post-high school professional-level experience in a social service ministry or faith community for which the student is granted three years of academic credit (90 credits covering the Freshman, Sophomore, and Junior years). The student then completes the final, or Senior, year at through the GTF by taking ten courses (30 credits/240 contact hours) to receive the bachelor's degree. The GTF bachelor's degree is based on the national standard of 120 credits.