Pittsburgh Theological Seminary

Financial Aid

What’s great about PTS financial aid?

  • Generous financial support to students of all denominations and new in 2016-2017: Scholarships and grants for half-time students.

  • PTS subsidizes the tuition rate so students can earn a degree at a reasonable cost: $326/master's credit and $358/DMin credit

  • Master's Merit Scholarships from $1,000-$21,000. The average 2016-2017 Merit Scholarship is $7,803.

  • The average need-based package is $14,715 for master's-level students who receive tuition grants, housing grants, and/or work opportunity. (Does not include students who also receive a Merit Scholarship in addition to the need-based grants which averages $17,600.)

  • 66 percent of the 2016 class graduated debt-free of education loans.The average amount of seminary indebtedness for the 2016 graduating class was $10,560.