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Tuition and Fees

Tuition Rates for Masters' and Doctoral Level Programs are listed below. 
For comprehensive information about all types of educational expenses, both billed and unbilled, please see the documents in the Downloads box at right.

All newly entering students, both master's and doctoral, pay a one-time, non-refundable Registration and Degree Fee of $200 when accepting their offer of admission.

Master's Level Student Rates

MASTER'S LEVEL STUDENTS

ACADEMIC YEAR 2019-2020
Total Charges for all terms: August, Fall, January, and Spring:
VTS Associated Costs – for August, Fall, January, and Spring Terms (9 month Academic Year)
(billed by the Seminary in two equal installments. VTS Financial Aid will be applied towards these costs.)

Single Students
Tuition: $14,000
Student Activity Fee: $200
Housing: $2,000 - for res-hall room
Board Plan: $4,000 - full meal plan

Married/Family Students
Tuition: $14,000
Student Activity Fee: $200
 Housing: 1BR Apt: $14,400
2BR Apt: $16,800
3BR Apt: $19,200
Board Plan: $1,500 - lunch-only meal plan


No Tuition charge for the August & January Terms
if enrolled full-time (12 credit hours) in the following semester.
Part-time students are charged tuition for each and every term
at $655/credit hour, $150/audit hour.

Doctoral Level Student Rates

DOCTORAL STUDENTS

On-Campus Students:
Tuition $5,295
Room (three weeks) $ 460
Board (three weeks) $ 680
Total $6,435
 
Commuting Students:
Tuition $5,295
Board (three weeks, lunch ony) $260
Total $5,555
 
Students who may need to withdraw from school should consult the Seminary's Tuition Refund Policy to understand the effect on various billed charges and fees.
IRS Publication 970 Tax Benefits for Education explains the tax benefits for a student who pays for education and the tax implications for a student who receives educational assistance. 
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