Richmont Graduate University offers Master’s Degree programs through our School of Counseling (Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling CACREP accredited and Graduate Certificate in Marriage and Family Therapy) and our School of Ministry (Master of Arts in Ministry and Master of Arts in Spiritual Formation and Direction). Classes are offered in person at our Atlanta, Georgia and Chattanooga, Tennessee locations as well as online for the School of Ministry. Programs at Richmont combine the best is academic training with sound Christian doctrine.
We would love to meet you and get to know you better. We encourage you to register for a Preview Day where you can hear from faculty and staff, tour the campus, and have an interactive lunch with current students. You will find Richmont a warm and caring environment with faculty who are committed Christians that know students by name. You can also setup a personalized campus visit by emailing the Admissions staff at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Our admissions staff is here to help guide you through the process of applying to become a Richmont student. You can start the process by completing the online application form which only takes about 10 minutes. Details about the application process are located under the Apply Now tab.
All applications to Richmont are reviewed by the Admissions Committee on a rolling basis. The Committee reviews all applications from a holistic approach taking all aspects of the application into consideration.
Richmont admits students without regard to race, sex, color, age, religion, national origin or handicap to all the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the institute. In addition, Richmont conforms to the ethical principles and codes of conduct outlined by the American Psychological Association, the American Counseling Association, and the Christian Association for Psychological Studies. Richmont does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, age, religion, national origin or handicap in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, or other school-administered programs.
Credits earned at Richmont Graduate University may not transfer to another educational institution. Credits earned at another educational institution may not be accepted by Richmont Graduate University. You should obtain confirmation that Richmont Graduate University will accept any credits you have earned at another educational institution before you execute an enrollment contract or agreement. You should also contact any educational institutions that you may want to transfer credits earned at Richmont Graduate University to determine if such institutions will accept credits earned at Richmont Graduate University prior to executing an enrollment contract or agreement. The ability to transfer credits from Richmont Graduate University to another educational institution may be very limited. Your credits may not transfer and you may have to repeat courses previously taken at Richmont Graduate University if you enroll in another educational institution. You should never assume that credits will transfer to or from any educational institution. It is highly recommended and you are advised to make certain that you know the transfer of credit policy of Richmont Graduate University and of any other educational institutions you may in the future want to transfer the credits earned at Richmont Graduate University before you execute an enrollment contract or agreement.
Richmont reviews applications on a “rolling basis”, meaning once your completed application is submitted we review and let you know of a decision (approximately 2 weeks). As such, we encourage you to submit your application prior to the deadlines listed below. Applications may be accepted after the final deadline on a space available basis, applicants should contact the admissions office (888.924.6774) to discuss applying after the final deadline.
|Start Term||Priority Deadline||Scholarship Deadline||Final Deadline|
|* Deadline for scholarship consideration|
|Fall||February 28||May 1*||July 1|
|Spring||October 1||October 1*||November 15|