Graduate and Doctoral Steps To Apply

The Admissions Staff is here to answer any questions you may have and to help you through the application process. You may start and stop the application process before completing the application and it will be saved for you to resume at another time. When completing the required information please submit the application. Additional required information may be submitted at a later time via email, or faxed to 336.714.7819. If you need help, please contact Graduate Studies Admissions via email, or phone 336.725.8344 or 800.937.5097.


Submit an application. We will need complete information although you may stop and resume at any time with the online application.

  • When completing the application you will be asked to list names, phone numbers and emails of two references not related to you. We suggest that one of these be an academic, professional, or pastoral reference.
  • Submit your Autobiographical Essay - Discuss what has led you to want to be a student in your selected program. The essay should include aspects of your Christian experience, relevant work/ministry experience, personal and professional interests, and capacity for academic initiative and discipline. Doctor of Ministry (D.Min.) applicants must include a statement of call to ministry. Essay should be approximately 500 words in length and should be submitted electronically to your assigned Admissions Counselor. 
  • Please send official transcripts via certified pdf to or mailed to Piedmont International University, Office of Admissions, 420 Broad Street, Winston-Salem, NC 27101.
  • Email current headshot photograph in JPEG format to
  • Additional Program-specific Requirements (if applicable) should be submitted electronically to your assigned Admissions Counselor.







Our passion is to graduate men and women who are thoroughly equipped to be successful leaders who obey the Great Commandment, fulfill the Great Commission, and live abundant lives for the glory of God.