2013-2014 Tuition & Costs

Bethel Seminary is supported by the churches of Converge Worldwide to train leaders for service in the United States, Canada, and abroad. Supporters of Bethel Seminary care for the greater part of education costs for our seminary students.

Conversion from Quarters to Semesters

In September 2013, Bethel Seminary is converting from a quarter academic calendar to a semester calendar. Learn about how tuition converts from quarter credits to semester credits. 

Master’s Level Programs

Summary of tuition and fees for students enrolled in master’s level programs at Bethel Seminary for the 2013-2014 academic year.

St. Paul

Tuition per credit - Traditional, InMinistry, SemPM programs
$565
Student activity fee $20/fall and spring semesters
One-time costs during first semester:  
          Assessments $320-400

San Diego

Tuition per credit - Traditional, InMinistry programs

$565
Student activity fee $30/fall and spring semesters
One-time costs during first semester:  
          Assessments $200-400

Seminary of the East

Tuition per credit - Traditional programs
$540
Tuition per credit - InMinistry programs
$565
Student activity fee $20/fall and spring semesters

Doctor of Ministry Program

Summary of tuition and fees for students enrolled in doctorate programs at Bethel Seminary for the 2013-2014 academic year.

Self-directed program tuition $355/credit
Cohort-based program tuition $550/credit
Thesis project and graduation fee $750
Continuation fee beyond fourth year $350/semester
Doctor of Ministry assessments $355

Audit Fees for All Programs

Audit fee (normal charge)
  $100/audit hour
Audit fee for pastors and full-time employees of Christian ministry agencies
$50/audit hour
Audit fee for senior citizens (60+) $50/audit hour

Audit fee for lifetime auditors

$25/audit hour

Disclaimer: Prices reported here are subject to change without notice. Refer to the Seminary Catalog for definitive pricing and additional cost information.

Tuition and costs for the 2012-2013 academic year.

Billing & Payment

All billing and payment is done through our Business Office. Learn more about payment options for seminary students.

St. Paul Housing Rates

See housing options and rates for Seminary St. Paul.