Non-residential Online Student Application

Thank you for your interest in Principia College's online course, Music of the World. Please follow these three steps to apply:

  1. Complete this online application.
  2. Request a Christian Science reference from a Journal-listed Christian Science practitioner.
  3. Provide a copy of your high school transcript showing that a high school diploma, or equivalent, has been awarded by e-mailing it to

Once we have received these three items, your application will be complete.  You will be contacted once the Admissions Committee has completed its review of your application.

Principia is a community with a specific educational mission. It seeks to serve the Cause of Christian Science. I understand that Principia College accepts those who have studied Christian Science for at least one year, rely on Christian Science for healing, and have regularly attended a Christian Science Sunday School or branch church for no less than six months prior to enrollment.

Principia College admits and enrolls qualified Christian Science students without regard to race, color, or national or ethnic origin and affords these students an equal opportunity to experience a Principia education. It does not discriminate on the basis of gender, race, color, or national or ethnic origin. Personal information (name, age, address, etc.) provided in this application will not be disclosed to third parties outside of Principia.

Please contact our online program director at 800.218.7746, ext. 5170, or at if you have any questions, comments, or concerns.

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