Admission Requirements

Master of Arts in Counseling Degree at MidAmerica Nazarene University


  • Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university.
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0* or above in last 60 hours of undergraduate coursework, or minimum GPA of 3.2 in the last 30 hours of undergraduate coursework.
  • Official transcripts of all post-secondary course work.
  • Writing sample.
  • Three professional and/or academic recommendations
  • One half-day of comprehensive interviews with graduate faculty after all other admission requirements have been met.
  • Applicants for whom English is a second language must have a score of 600 or greater on the TOEFL examination taken within the last five years.

* Students with lower GPA are eligible for admission but will be placed on an academic probationationary period if accepted.

Admission and Application Process

Application and interviews for the Master of Arts in Counseling program occurs twice a year. The number of students accepted is limited, so please don't wait until the last minute to fill out your application. 

Groups Starting in Olathe:

August 2018

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Santa Fe Commons Site
13563 South Mur-Len Rd.
Olathe, KS 66062
Phone: 913.971.3800

Liberty Site
105 N. Stewart Ct., Suite 210
Liberty, MO 64068
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