Degree Completion Application for Admission

Admission Requirements

  • Students must have completed undergraduate-level courses from an accredited college or university. Each transfer credit must have a minimum 2.0 GPA (on a 4.0 scale). In certain cases, students may be admitted with fewer than the required credits at the discretion of the Program Director.
  • All Cairn University students must have professed a faith in Jesus Christ as Savior as evidenced by providing a personal testimony that details this faith. By submitting an application, students acknowledge the University’s doctrinal position and standards of conduct as outlined in theStatement of Faith and Community Life Covenant.

Application

Submit the Degree Completion Program Application for Admission (either online or print), along with a $25 non-refundable application fee.
Essay Requirement: Prepare a  500 to 750-word essay that addresses the following:

  1. Give a brief description of your family background.
  2. Share when and how you came to know Christ as your personal Savior.
  3. Tell us why you are interested in attending Cairn. Please include your goals.
 

Transcripts

Arrange for any colleges you previously attended to send us your official academic transcript(s).
Download the Transcript Request Form

 

References

Submit one Personal Reference and one Pastoral Reference.
Complete the online reference form

 
Contact the Admissions Office

Complete the online form below to begin your enrollment process. Please do not navigate away from this page until you have completed the application or use the “Save Answers and Resume Later” link at the bottom of the form (Closing this window or clicking on another link will otherwise result in the loss of your work).

If you have questions or need assistance with completing your application, please call our Admissions Office at 1.877.786.2728.

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Note: Your privacy is very important to us. To better serve you, the form information you enter is recorded in real time.

Date of Birth*
Check if applicable


Enrollment Intentions

I will enter in...*
I will study...

Personal Information

Gender*
Are you a United States citizen?*
Are you a U.S. Veteran?*
Are you a currently a US service member?*
Are you VA benefit-eligible? (Is your parent, spouse, or child a veteran or an active service member?)*
Are you a Permanent Resident?*
(If yes, please send a copy of your residency card)
(please provide copy)
(required for identification purposes)
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Home/Permanent Address*
Temporary Address*
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Program Interest

Please select your program:*
Are you interested in beginning graduate studies through one of our dual-level options?*
Please select the dual-level option(s) you are interested in:*

Educational Background

Have you earned a high school diploma?*
Have you earned a GED equivalency?*

Please list all schools and training completed since high school.

Note: An official transcript from each school you have attended must be sent to Cairn.

School #2 Information

School #3 Information

School #4 Information

School #5 Information

School #6 Information

Current Employment

Employment Status
Address

Background Information

Ethnic Background 

(used for government reporting; will not be used in making an admissions decision)

Are you of Hispanic/Latino ethnicity or descent?
Select one or more of the following races that you consider yourself to be:

Church Information

Church Address
Pastor's Name

Personal Testimony

Please respond to the statements below:

  1. Give a brief description of you family background.
  2. Share when and how you came to know Christ as your personal Savior.
  3. Tell us why you are interested in attending Cairn University; please include your goals.

Your testimony must be a minimum of 750 words in length and should demonstrate your beliefs and your ability to develop thoughts and write clearly at a collegiate level.


How would you like to submit your testimony?*
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We highly recommend that you first compose your testimony ahead of time in a word processor before copying and pasting the text into the box below.

Additional Information

Have you ever been dismissed from any school?*
Reason(s) for dismissal*
Have you ever been convicted of a crime (other than minor traffic violations) or are there charges pending against you at this time?*

Acknowledgement

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Cairn University admits students of any race, color, national or ethnic origin, sex, age, veteran status or known disability to all rights, privileges, programs and athletic activities generally accorded or made available to students at the University. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, sex, age, veteran status or known disability in the administration of its educational policies, admissions practices, scholarship and loan programs and athletic and other school administered programs.

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Cairn University admits students of any race, color, national or ethnic origin, sex, age, veteran status or known disability to all rights, privileges, programs and athletic activities generally accorded or made available to students at the University. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, sex, age, veteran status or known disability in the administration of its educational policies, admissions practices, scholarship and loan programs and athletic and other school administered programs.

As a prospective student, Cairn University’s annual security report is available to you upon request. This report is required by federal law and contains policy statements and crime statistics for the school. The policy statements address the school’s policies, procedures and programs concerning safety and security, for example, policies for responding to emergency situations and sexual offenses. Three years’ worth of statistics are included for certain types of crimes that were reported to have occurred on campus, in or on off-campus buildings or property owned or controlled by the school and on public property within or immediately adjacent to the campus. This report is available online at cairn.edu/safety. You may also request a paper copy from the Office of Safety & Security or Student Life.