Tuition and Aid

For each person who is considering seminary there is a unique set of circumstances that come to bear in the financial aid process. And even though Northeastern Seminary works to keep costs down for its students while not sacrificing any aspect of the experience, we know that when you are in ministry finances can still be a significant factor.

Each case is worth a conversation and we are here to assist youfind out more.

 

Students from all economic backgrounds have joined the Northeastern community.

 

 

Household income distribution for 2018-19 new students receiving financial aid.

 

What does Northeastern Seminary Cost?

2020-2021 Cost per Credit Hour: $534

Certificate

Total Program Sticker Price: $10,112

  • 18 credits
  • $500/Yr Student Fee (includes processing and graduation fees, network access, and administrative support)

 

Master of Arts

Total Program Sticker Price: $24,496

  • 44 credits
  • $500/Yr Student Fee (includes processing and graduation fees, network access, and administrative support)

Includes Transformational Leadership, Theology & Social Justice, Ministry Practice, and Theological Studies.

Master of Divinity

Total Program Sticker Price: $44,220

  • 80 credits
  • $500/Yr Student Fee (includes processing and graduation fees, network access, and administrative support)

 

Total tuition & fees assume full-time enrollment. Costs for books are not included.

...but less than 15% of students pay this amount.

Scholarships

$99,000+

in endowed scholarships awarded each year

Financial Aid

88%

of students receive financial aid

Tuition Cuts

11%

cut in total program costs for all Master's programs in 2017

Student Scholarships

100%

of students who applied for a scholarship received one

Stats as of August 2019

What will I actually pay?

STICKER PRICE - GRANTS & SCHOLARSHIPS - LOANS = ACTUAL COST

Sticker Price

(Program Credits x Cost/credit hour) + Student Fees

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Grants & Scholarships

Free money awarded or earned.

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Loans

Money you pay back after graduation.

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Your Actual Cost to Attend Northeastern Seminary

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Or apply for admission and financial aid to find your actual cost to attend Northeastern Seminary.