Abilene, TX
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
19%
81%
student ratio
145
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
April 1
fall application deadline
47%
acceptance rate
12 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Ministry Doctor of Ministry (D Min) [Christian spiritual formation]
      Doctor of Ministry (D Min) [leadership for missional renewal]
      Doctor of Ministry (D Min) [preaching for community transformation]
    • Ancient And Oriental Christianity Master of Arts (MA) [Religion ]
    • New Testament Master of Arts (MA) [Theology]
    • Old Testament Master of Arts (MA) [Theology]
    • Global Service Master of Arts (MA) [Missions and Missiology ]
    • Modern And American Christianity Master of Arts (MA) [Religion ]
    • Theology Master of Arts (MA) [Theology]
    • Christian Ministry Master of Arts in Christian Ministries (MACM)
    • Divinity Master of Divinity (M Div) [ministry]
      Master of Divinity (M Div) [missions]
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 23
    • Doctoral Degrees 3
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? Yes
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required for some and Thesis Required for some
    • Doctoral Degrees 1 Foreign Language and Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

47% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 89
    • Accepted 42
    • Acceptance Rate 47
    • Enrolled 24
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • Electronic applications accepted? Not Reported
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline April 1st Not Reported Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 1st Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesNot Reported

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsApril 1
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assistantships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students145
    • Female Percentage19%
    • Male Percentage81%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students145
    • Part-time Percentage81%
    • Full-time Percentage19%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino3%
    • Black / African American11%
    • White / Caucasian72%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian1%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races8%
    • Unknown or International Student4%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty21
    • Full-time Percentage57%
    • Part-time Percentage43%
    • Female Percentage10%
    • Male Percentage90%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchExegesis, historical reconstruction, current movements in religion
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Graduate School of Theology

College of Biblical Studies
Abilene Christian University

1600 Campus Court
Abilene, TX 79699
United States

Dr. Tim Sensing

Associate Dean

Phone: 325-674-3730
Fax: 325-674-6180
Email: sensingt@acu.edu

Graduate Admissions

Phone: 325-674-6911
Fax: 325-674-6717
Email: gradinfo@acu.edu


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