The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary: Review & Facts

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The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 3,675 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1859 and is one of the 24 colleges and schools located in Louisville, Kentucky.

The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary is affiliated with Southern Baptist Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
15
Fair
The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary will give you the option to get a several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, 2-year certificate, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, or doctoral degree.

The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 15 majors. The most popular concentrations are Theology and Religion and General Studies. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
80%
Good
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary is high at 80% (well above Kentucky average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
15 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary is below average: 56%.

Student to faculty ratio at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary is pretty decent -- 15:1. Find out more details regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$17,200
High
Average tuition prices are fairly high - $16,600 per academic year. The additional fees at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary not covered by tuition are nearly $600; this makes it a total of $17,200 per year.

Read the details about The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
39%
Doable
As reported in recent data, 531 applications were submitted and 208 were accepted; so it is pretty hard to get admitted at this school.

The school might accept dual credits for admission.

Check the details about admissions as well applicants test score information at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$2,400
Low
The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary offers a distance learning option and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is an amazing option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 1,000 students, which offers a viable on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low, approximately $2,400 per academic year.

The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary Location and Maps



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