Tuition & Fees

Enrollment & Registration Fee
All students are required to pay a $500.00 down payment. This payment covers the total cost of application, registration and the student’s first-month tuition payment.

Tuition Financing
United Theological Seminary is an institution of biblical and theological study. UTS offers students the ability to pursue their studies in a course-by-course manner, alleviating excessive financial strain. However, Tuition Financing does not apply to the LEAD Program.

Payment Plans
Due to the low cost of tuition offered for our degree programs UTS only offers 12-month payment plans for all degree programs. All tuition is due by the first of each month. Students who are more than 30 days late paying their tuition will be dropped from their degree program. The cost of materials is included in the tuition cost listed below. All coursework and exams are sent via email.

Associates Degree: $1,000.00 ($83.34 per month)
Bachelor’s Degree: 
$1,200.00 ($100.00 per month)
Masters Degree: 
$1,800.00 ($150.00 per month)
Doctorate Degree: 
$2,000.00 ($166.67.00 per month)

*Students who pay their tuition in full upfront will be given a 20% discount off of the total amount of their tuition*

Spousal Discount
Married couples who enroll together will receive a $200.00 discount that may be applied toward the total cost of their tuition.

Degree via Portfolio Assessment
Life Experience Degree Program Students age 35 and older are free to take the Portfolio Assessment Evaluation to determine the student’s status and academic standing based on prior learning, practical experience, books read and seminars/symposiums attended. The Portfolio Assessment is $100.00, which is due and payable at the time the student submits his/her portfolio for assessment. Upon review, the Board of Regents will make its determination whether or not the student qualifies for his/her degree. If the Board of Regents votes favorably, the student need only pay the Degree by Portfolio fee in the amount of $100.00: