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Frequently Asked Questions

William Carey International University wants to answer any questions you have. Please check out the FAQ below.

  1. Do I have to come to Pasadena to study with WCIU?

  2. Do you have a bachelor’s program?

  3. How long does it take to complete your programs?

  4. What are your application deadlines?

  • how much does it cost to study at WCIU?

 Total tuition for MA students:  36 credits x $200/credit= $7200*    

 (Excludes cost of books and other materials and one-time application fee of $50.)  

  • Does WCIU offer discounts?

Yes. WCIU offers a fifty percent tuition discount on the introductory course, Foundations of Biblical Faith, for members of agencies, development organizations, or Perspectives on the World Christian Movement course alumni.

  • Does WCIU offer scholarships?

WCIU, at its own discretion, may award scholarships to qualified students. Please contact for more information.

  • Do you have a bachelor’s program?

No, WCIU does not offer a bachelor’s program.

  • How long does it take to complete your programs?

Our MA Programs range from a minimum of 2 years, with a maximum of 6 years.

  • Do I have to come to Pasadena at any point while studying with wciu?

No. Our programs were, in fact, created for people who are established in their career with ministries and families. Therefore, we do not require any time in Pasadena for your studies.

At the same time, we welcome visits from our students.

  • What are the requirements to study at WCIU?

  1. Complete and submit the application

  2. Have a Bachelor's degree or international equivalent from an accredited university

  3. Provide a government-issued photo ID (Driver's license, passport, or national document)

  4. Submit copy of official transcripts (these must be mailed to WCIU directly from previous colleges or universities).

  5. TOEFL or IELTS score (for applicants whose first language is not English)

  6. Technology and computer requirements

Please read our Admissions Policy for a complete list of requirements!


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