With prestigious rankings and international recognition that place us in the top percent of all seminaries, Asbury Theological Seminary is committed to providing you with a quality theological education with minimal debt. We offer affordable tuition, scholarships, financial resources and advanced placement opportunities to prepare you to answer your call without monthly payments.
|Academic Year 2022-2023||Full Time (9+ hours: Fall/Spring/Summer; 3+ hours: J-term)||Half Time (5-8 hours: Fall/Spring/Summer; 2 hours: J-term)||Less than Half Time (1-4 hours: Fall/Spring/Summer; 1 hour: J-term)|
|M.Div./M.A.||$692 per credit hour||$692 per credit hour||$692 per credit hour|
|D.Min||$660 per credit hour||$660 per credit hour||$660 per credit hour|
|Th.M.||$715 per credit hour||$715 per credit hour||$715 per credit hour|
|Ph.D.||$875 per credit hour||$875 per credit hour||$875 per credit hour|
|Academic Year 2022-2023||All Campuses Fall/Spring||All Campuses Summer|
|Technology Fee||$210 per semester||$105 per semester|
|Graduation Fee||$200 one-time fee||$200 one-time fee|
|Student Services Fee||$150 per semester||$75 per semester|
*Additional fees may apply
For scholarship and student loan consideration, please complete the documents listed below:
Applicants can access this form by signing into the student portal using their user name and password. (Student Portal > My Financial Aid > FA Application). You will receive instructions to register for an account once your Admission application is processed.
All U.S. citizens and eligible non-citizens who are interested in scholarships and/or Federal Aid (work-study and loans) are required to complete the FAFSA each year on studentaid.gov.
Asbury Seminary is one of the most affordable, top-ranked seminaries in the United States. We’re committed to helping you graduate from seminary, not only prepared to serve, but also with minimal debt.
Each year, we award over 300 scholarships based on academic achievement, degree focus, financial need and vocational goals. We currently enroll more than 1600 students, and eighty percent of our student body receives some type of financial assistance.
Applications found on HOW TO APPLY will be used to determine your eligibility for all scholarships.
International scholarship information can be found under the “International Students” section of the Admissions tab.
Students are encouraged to seek opportunities of support through their local church, denomination, conference, and other networks prior to borrowing student loans.
However, if loans are utilized for educational purposes we encourage students to review their personal budget to avoid borrowing in excess. Remember that acquiring excessive student loan debt can prevent you from pursuing ministry options that would otherwise be available to you.
|Details||Eligibility||Additional Documents Needed|
|Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loan||
|Grad PLUS Loan|
Many of Asbury Theological Seminary’s degree programs are approved for use of Veterans Educational Benefits including the GI Bill®.
GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government Web site at http://www.benefits.va.gov/gibill.
Veterans who think they are eligible for educational benefits should contact the Department of Veterans Affairs to verify eligibility by visiting the website above or by calling 1.888.442.4551 (request to speak with an educational benefits counselor). If deemed eligible for benefits, then please contact the appropriate School Certifying Official below.
Kentucky and ExL Primary Campus
Sherri Settles, Admin. Asst. for Student Enrollment/VA School Certifying Official
Registrar’s Office at Asbury Theological Seminary
Other Financial Aid resources and documentation are available.