How to Apply

The BTI Certificate

All students enrolled in the program will receive the Certificate in RCT offered through the Boston Theological Institute. There are two ways to earn a certificate: 1) Supplement an existing program for degree candidates in any of the BTI schools; 2) Register for continuing education programs in the BTI schools. Masters’ students at Boston University School of Theology have an option of enrolling in the Concentration offered through the school as part of their certification.

The RCT Application

All students in the RCT program are also required to enroll in RCT separate of the BTI certificate process. To know more about the process and for access to the online form, click here. 

The BU STH Specialization

To apply to the BU STh Specialization, you must be an enrolled in the Master of Theological Studies (MTS) program. Prospective students will first apply through the BU STH Admissions office and indicate in the application an interest in religion and conflict transformation.

The Practicum

Students enrolled in the program may sign-up for a field practicum to supplement their coursework. A practicum may be take independently or for course credit. Students taking a practicum for course credit are eligible to apply for a practicum scholarship to help support with travel and living expenses. Please refer to the Practicum page for more information.