Divinity/ministry Colleges and Programs

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This educational program is designed to prepare students for ordination as ministers or priests in any of the Christian religious traditions. This program includes in depth instruction in the theology and polity of a particular church, liturgy and ritual, church law, principles of pastoral ministry, evangelism, homiletics, Christian ethics, church history, church/parish organization and management, and related studies.

The accredited schools, colleges and universities listed below offer majors and degree programs in Divinity/ministry.

Abilene Christian University

1600 Campus Court, Abilene, TX 79699

Phone Number:(325) 674-2000
Website:www.acu.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree – other
Campus setting:Midsize city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:5,265 (4,202 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:21 to 1

American Baptist Seminary of the West

2606 Dwight Way, Berkeley, CA 94704-3029

Phone Number:(510) 841-1905
Website:www.absw.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree – other
Campus setting:Midsize city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:83 (0 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:10 to 1
Admissions:absw.edu/section/view/admissions
Financial Aid:absw.edu/section/view/financial_aid
Online Application:absw.edu/section/view/application_materials

Amridge University

1200 Taylor Rd, Montgomery, AL 36117-3553

Phone Number:334E13
Website:www.amridgeuniversity.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Midsize city
Campus housing:No
Student Population:1,056 (531 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:14 to 1
Admissions:www.amridgeuniversity.edu/au_admissions.html
Financial Aid:www.amridgeuniversity.edu/au_financialaid.html
Online Application:www.amridgeuniversity.edu/Amridge/login.aspx?Re…

Anderson University

1100 E 5th St, Anderson, IN 46012-3495

Phone Number:(765) 649-9071
Website:www.anderson.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Doctor's degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting:Small city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:3,207 (2,312 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:21 to 1

Andover Newton Theological School

210 Herrick Rd, Newton Centre, MA 02459-2243

Phone Number:(617) 831-2435
Website:www.ants.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Master's degree
Doctor's degree – professional practice
Campus setting:Small city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:341 (0 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:9 to 1
Admissions:www.ants.edu/admissions/
Financial Aid:www.ants.edu/fa/
Online Application:www.ants.edu/admissions/apply-online/

Andrews University

Berrien Springs, MI 49104

Phone Number:(800) 253-2874
Website:www.andrews.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Finge town
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:4,298 (2,186 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:16 to 1

Apex School of Theology

2945 South Miami Blvd Ste 114, Durham, NC 27703

Phone Number:920E13
Website:www.apexsot.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Doctor's degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting:Rural fringe community
Campus housing:No
Student Population:202 (115 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:11 to 1

Aquinas Institute of Theology

23 S. Spring Ave., Saint Louis, MO 63108-3323

Phone Number:(314) 256-8800
Website:www.ai.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Doctor's degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:No
Student Population:318 (0 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:16 to 1

Asbury Theological Seminary

204 N Lexington Ave, Wilmore, KY 40390-1199

Phone Number:(859) 858-3581
Website:www.asburyseminary.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Doctor's degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting:Finge town
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:1,909 (0 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:14 to 1
Admissions:www.asburyseminary.edu/become-a-student/
Financial Aid:www.asburyseminary.edu/become-a-student/financi…
Online Application:student.asburyseminary.edu/cgi-bin/public/apply…

Ashland University

401 College Ave, Ashland, OH 44805

Phone Number:(419) 289-4142
Website:www.ashland.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Doctor's degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting:Finge town
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:9,195 (3,379 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:17 to 1
Admissions:www.ashland.edu/admission
Financial Aid:www.ashland.edu/finaid/
Online Application:www.ashland.edu/apply

Assemblies of God Theological Seminary

1435 N Glenstone Ave, Springfield, MO 65802-2131

Phone Number:(417) 268-1000
Website:www.agts.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Master's degree
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Midsize city
Campus housing:No
Student Population:597 (0 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:25 to 1
Admissions:www.agts.edu/apply/index.html
Financial Aid:www.agts.edu/financial_aid/index.html
Online Application:www.agts.edu/apply/index.html

Athenaeum of Ohio

6616 Beechmont Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45230-2091

Phone Number:(513) 231-2223
Website:www.athenaeum.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:4-year certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:307 (154 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:19 to 1

Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary

100 E 27th St, Austin, TX 78705-5797

Phone Number:(512) 472-6736
Website:www.austinseminary.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Master's degree
Doctor's degree – professional practice
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:255 (0 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:15 to 1
Admissions:www.austinseminary.edu/page.cfm?p=4
Financial Aid:www.austinseminary.edu/page.cfm?p=25
Online Application:www.austinseminary.edu/page.cfm?p=22

Azusa Pacific University

901 E Alosta, Azusa, CA 91702-7000

Phone Number:(626) 969-3434
Website:www.apu.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Large suburb
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:10,362 (5,284 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:28 to 1

Baptist Bible College and Seminary

538 Venard Rd, Clarks Summit, PA 18411-1250

Phone Number:(570) 586-2400
Website:www.bbc.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Large suburb
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:931 (601 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:23 to 1
Admissions:www.bbc.edu/college
Financial Aid:www.bbc.edu/college/financial_aid
Online Application:www.bbc.edu/college/future_students/apply_now.asp

Baptist Theological Seminary at Richmond

3400 Brook Road, Richmond, VA 23227-4536

Phone Number:(804) 355-8135
Website:www.btsr.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Master's degree
Doctor's degree – other
Campus setting:Midsize city
Campus housing:No
Student Population:139 (0 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:11 to 1

Barry University

11300 NE 2nd Ave, Miami, FL 33161-6695

Phone Number:(800) 756-6000
Website:www.barry.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Doctor's degree – other
Campus setting:Large suburb
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:10,773 (6,221 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:13 to 1

Baylor University

500 Speight Ave., Waco, TX 76798

Phone Number:(254) 710-1011
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Midsize city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:15,709 (12,910 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:15 to 1

Bethany Theological Seminary

615 National Rd W, Richmond, IN 47374-4019

Phone Number:766E13
Website:www.bethanyseminary.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Campus setting:Distant town
Campus housing:No
Student Population:82 (0 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:11 to 1
Admissions:www.bethanyseminary.edu/admissions
Financial Aid:www.bethanyseminary.edu/financial_aid
Online Application:www.bethanyseminary.edu/admissions/apply

Bethel Seminary of the East

2325 Maryland Road, Suite 225, Willow Grove, PA 19090

Phone Number:(215) 659-1000
Website:www.bethel.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Campus setting:Large suburb
Campus housing:No
Student Population:127 (0 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:10 to 1

Church Divinity School of the Pacific

2451 Ridge Road, Berkeley, CA 94709-1211

Phone Number:(510) 204-0700
Website:www.cdsp.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Doctor's degree – professional practice
Campus setting:Midsize city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:112 (0 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:7 to 1
Admissions:www.cdsp.edu/admin_application.php
Financial Aid:www.cdsp.edu/admin_aid.php
Online Application:www.applyweb.com/aw?cdsp

Franciscan School of Theology

1712 Euclid Ave, Berkeley, CA 94709-1208

Phone Number:(510) 848-5232
Website:www.fst.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Master's degree
Campus setting:Midsize city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:85 (0 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:6 to 1
Admissions:fst.edu/
Financial Aid:www.gtu.edu/admissions/financial-aid

Gardner-Webb University

Main St, Boiling Springs, NC 28017-0997

Phone Number:(704) 406-2361
Website:www.gardner-webb.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Rural fringe community
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:4,705 (3,120 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:17 to 1

Indiana Wesleyan University

4201 S Washington St, Marion, IN 46953-4974

Phone Number:(765) 674-6901
Website:www.indwes.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting:Distant town
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:31,452 (15,082 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:19 to 1

Lincoln Christian University

100 Campus View Drive, Lincoln, IL 62656-2111

Phone Number:(217) 732-3168
Website:www.lincolnchristian.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Doctor's degree – other
Campus setting:Distant town
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:1,208 (799 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:21 to 1

Marylhurst University

17600 Pacific Hwy – Hwy 43, Marylhurst, OR 97036-0261

Phone Number:(503) 636-8141
Website:www.marylhurst.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
2-year certificate
4-year certificate
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Campus setting:Large suburb
Campus housing:No
Student Population:2,460 (1,281 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:10 to 1
Admissions:www.marylhurst.edu/admissions
Financial Aid:www.marylhurst.edu/financialaid
Online Application:www.marylhurst.edu/admissions/apply.php

Ohio Christian University

1476 Lancaster Pike, Circleville, OH 43113-9487

Phone Number:(740) 474-8896
Website:www.ohiochristian.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Campus setting:Distant town
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:1,002 (1,002 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:9 to 1
Admissions:www.ohiochristian.edu/admissions/university-adm…
Financial Aid:www.ohiochristian.edu/aid
Online Application:www.ohiochristian.edu/apply

Saint Paul School of Theology

5123 E Truman Road, Kansas City, MO 64127

Phone Number:(816) 483-9600
Website:www.spst.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Master's degree
Doctor's degree – professional practice
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:297 (0 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:6 to 1

St. John's University-New York

8000 Utopia Pky, Queens, NY 11439

Phone Number:(718) 990-6161
Website:www.stjohns.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate's degree
4-year certificate
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:22,553 (16,177 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:16 to 1
Admissions:www.stjohns.edu/admission
Financial Aid:www.stjohns.edu/services/financial
Online Application:http://www.stjohns.edu/admission-aid/apply-st-johns-university

Trevecca Nazarene University

333 Murfreesboro Rd, Nashville, TN 37210

Phone Number:(615) 248-1200
Website:www.trevecca.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Doctor's degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:3,233 (1,613 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:15 to 1
Admissions:www.trevecca.edu/admissions

University of Chicago

5801 S Ellis Ave, Chicago, IL 60637

Phone Number:(773) 702-1234
Website:www.uchicago.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:16,679 (5,160 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:7 to 1

University of Notre Dame

Notre Dame, IN 46556

Phone Number:(574) 631-5000
Website:www.nd.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Large suburb
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:12,519 (8,592 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:12 to 1
Admissions:admissions.nd.edu
Financial Aid:www.nd.edu/~finaid
Online Application:admissions.nd.edu/onlineapplication

Victory University

255 N Highland, Memphis, TN 38111-1375

Phone Number:(901) 320-9700
Website:www.victory.edu
School Type:4-year private for-profit
Awards Offered:2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:No
Student Population:1,204 (1,102 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:23 to 1
Admissions:http://www.victory.edu/admissions/
Financial Aid:www.victory.edu/prospective-students/financial-…
Online Application:www.victory.edu/prospective-students/apply-now/

Virginia University of Lynchburg

2058 Garfield Ave, Lynchburg, VA 24501

Phone Number:435E12
Website:www.vul.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Doctor's degree – other
Campus setting:Small city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:315 (202 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:6 to 1
Admissions:www.vul.edu
Financial Aid:www.vul.edu
Online Application:www.vul.edu

Wake Forest University

1834 Wake Forest Road, Winston Salem, NC 27106

Phone Number:(336) 758-5000
Website:www.wfu.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Midsize city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:7,526 (4,825 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:5 to 1

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