Online Theology Schools That Are Cheap

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The median tuition charged by colleges and universities across the nation that have online theology programs is $17,500 yearly. There has been a 10.6% increase in the median tuition over the past few years. In 2007, the median tuition was $15,820 yearly at these online colleges.

Online theology colleges can also be referred to as religion and religious studies colleges. The tuition range for online theology colleges from most to least costly is displayed in the following graph:

Tuition Level Number of Schools
Cheapest 5
Low cost 5
Average cost 5
Most expensive 6

A yearly tuition of over $20,506 is charged by the costliest schools that offer online theology programs. On the other hand, the cheapest colleges and universities have per annum tuition costs ranging from $4,320 to $11,250. The least expensive accredited online theology schools are located in California, Connecticut, North Carolina, Tennessee, and Wisconsin.

  • Master of Sacred Theology
  • Master of Arts in Theology – Dogmatic Theology
  • Bachelor of Arts in Theology
  • Bachelor of Science in Theology
  • Master of Theology – Practical Theology
  • Master of Arts in Theological Studies – Practical Theology
  • Master of Arts in Theology and Ministry – Recovery Ministries
  • Master of Theology
  • Master of Arts in Theology – Philosophical Theology
  • Bachelor of Theology

In 2011, of all theology graduates from online colleges and universities in the nation, roughly 2% earned credentials from these reasonably priced programs. Therefore, of the 121,896 graduates from across the country, 1,926 are from the most inexpensive colleges. Between 2006 and 2011, the percentage of theology graduates from the lowest cost online colleges has decreased, while the number of graduates has increased by 346 graduates yearly.

Yearly tuition in the range of $13,950 to $16,950 is charged by other somewhat more costly online theology schools. An estimated 5 of the 21 online schools that offer theology programs in the US charge tuition in this range.

In 2011, 67,642 students received their credentials from these reasonably priced online programs. This represents 56% of the country’s theology graduates. In 2006, which was a short 5 years earlier, only 34,507 students graduated from these colleges and universities. Therefore, the number of students graduating from these cheap online colleges has increased by 96%.

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1. World Mission University Los Angeles, California $4,320 $4,320
2. Apex School of Theology Durham, North Carolina $4,800 $4,800
3. Holy Apostles College and Seminary Cromwell, Connecticut $9,600 $9,600
4. Maranatha Baptist Bible College Watertown, Wisconsin $10,500 $10,500
5. Tennessee Temple University Chattanooga, Tennessee $11,250 $11,250
6. Southwestern Assemblies of God University Waxahachie, Texas $13,950 $13,950
7. Southeastern University Lakeland, Florida $15,830 $15,830
8. Grand Canyon University Phoenix, Arizona $16,500 $16,500
9. Liberty University Lynchburg, Virginia $16,792 $16,792
10. Brescia University Owensboro, Kentucky $16,950 $16,950
11. Saint Leo University St. Leo, Florida $17,500 $17,500
12. Lakeland College Plymouth, Wisconsin $18,800 $18,800
13. Campbellsville University Campbellsville, Kentucky $19,310 $19,310
14. Newman University Wichita, Kansas $19,872 $19,872
15. Pfeiffer University Misenheimer, North Carolina $20,182 $20,182
16. Southwestern College Winfield, Kansas $20,506 $20,506
17. Hope International University Fullerton, California $22,890 $22,890
18. Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College St. Mary-Of-The-Woods, Indiana $23,750 $23,750
19. Saint Joseph’s College of Maine Standish, Maine $26,400 $26,400
20. Loyola University New Orleans New Orleans, Louisiana $30,468 $30,468

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