Admission

STEP 1

Undergraduate, graduate and post graduate students are admitted on the basis of academic qualifications prescribed by the CHED and ATA.


STEP 2

Admission Test/ English Proficiency Exam (EPE) and MAT-OLSAT tests


STEP 3

Admissions Committee interview.


STEP 4

Official acceptance to ASCM through the Registrar’s Office.


General Admission Requirements


Qualified Degree Seeking Student
  • A completed admission application form
  • A non-refundable application fee of 500 Php
  • An official transcript from an accredited institution of learning attended documenting the completion of matriculation. Transcripts must be sent directly from each such institution to the Seminary. Transcripts from other countries may need to be validated by the Philippine Embassy
  • An autobiography describing the applicant's personal background, Christian experience, ministerial call, and reason for applying to this graduate school. Note especially the call and experience of regeneration, sanctification, Spirit baptism, divine healing, etc. This document should be typed, double-spaced with one inch margins
  • Three letters of recommendation submitted on the printed forms provided by the Seminary
Qualified Non-Degree Seeking Student
  • A completed admission application form
  • A non-refundable application fee
  • An official transcript from an accredited institution of learning attended documenting the completion of matriculation. Transcripts must be sent directly from each such institution to the Seminary. Transcripts from other countries may need to be validated by the Philippine Embassy
Qualified Non-Degree Seeking Student
  • A completed admission application form
  • A non-refundable application fee
Qualified Special Student (International Students)

General Guidelines
  • ASCM as the regional seminary of the Church of God is mandated to train COG ministers for the region. Regional COG students are advised to come to ASCM for Graduate and doctoral programs. ASCM scholarship is not available for a COG foreign student who applies for certificate or bachelor programs.
  • ASCM is accredited by the Bureau of Immigration to accept students with student visa. Foreign students who are planning to apply for student visa must submit authenticated admissions documents. Student visa applicants are advised to bring their documents to the Philippine embassy in their respective countries and have it authenticated. Take note that visa application and renewal expenses will be shouldered by the students.
  • Applicants who are qualified for the special student status are admitted on missionary status. Such applicants are admitted on missionary status and are not required to submit authenticated documents.
  • Scholarship requests for foreign COG students must be made through COG regional/state overseer. Such requests are made directly to the ASCM president.
  • Foreign students are required to take ASCM administered English Proficiency Exam (EPE) and MAT-OLSAT tests.
Additional admission requirements for international students on student visa
  • Six (6) individually filled copies of the Personal History Statement form
  • Authenticated Transcript of Records from High School for bachelor level or recognized College or University for masteral level sent directly to ASCM. (Transcripts not in English must have authenticated English translations.)
  • Authenticated Police Clearance
  • Authenticated Affidavit of Support
  • Authenticated Photocopy of the first few pages of the Passport (picture, date of passport, etc.)
Readmission Policy

If, for any reason, a student leaves the Asian Seminary, either voluntarily or involuntarily, formally or informally, and later wishes to return, that person must apply for re-admission. This pertains to persons who do not register for classes for two or more semesters. Request for re-admission will be reviewed on an individual basis by the Admissions Committee and, in certain circumstances, by the Ministerial Development Committee. If a person has not attended seminary classes for over a year, he/she must submit:

  • A completed admission application form
  • A non-refundable application fee
English Proficiency Examination (EPE)

EPE is administered as to test the language skills necessary for all levels of education at ASCM. Students who have the following scores are eligible for admission at ASCM:

  • Certificate and Bachelor Programs applicant ? 475 score level of EPE
  • Masters Programs applicant ? 500 score level of EPE
  • TESOL applicant ? 550 score level of EPE

Deadline for Receipt of Application


Deadline for completion of all application requirements (1-8) and submission of the same to the ASCM Admissions office is two (2) weeks before the posted registration dates. Exams must be completed according to the posted schedule.