At Truett Seminary, affordability is central to our mission. We are committed to helping our students receive an excellent seminary education at a manageable price. We ensure an affordable education for all students at Truett Seminary through scholarships, financial aid, and a low cost of tuition.

Master of Divinity $245 per hour $564 per hour
Master of Arts in Christian Ministry $295 per hour $564 per hour
Master of Theological Studies $718 per hour $818 per hour
Doctor of Ministry Contact
Non-Degree Seeking/Auditing $257 total $257 total
*Truett Seminary's basic tuition rate is $818 per hour before scholarships are applied. Final tuition cost is calculated after the student files a Church Certification form which certifies membership at a Baptist church.

Required Fees: $878/semester
Books and supplies: $500 (estimate)

Student Life Center: $425/semester

This fee allows access to all recreational areas of the Student Life Center. Please review SLC building use policies for additional information (fee is reduced for summer term).

Athletic Events: $201/semester

This fee allows students to attend all Baylor home athletic events, with the exception of post-season events.

Parking Permit: $350/year

This fee allows students to park in student-designated spots in campus parking areas/garages from August thru August of following year.

Student Health Center:

All Truett students registered in the current school session have access to the Baylor University Health Services/Medical Clinic located at the Student Life Center for the diagnosis and treatment of injuries and illnesses. Please visit their website for a full list of services and additional information.

Baylor University Shuttle (BUS):

The Baylor University Shuttle (BUS) is free of charge to all Truett students. It is a fixed route transportation system operated by Waco Transit in cooperation with the Baylor Department of Parking and Transportation Services.

Truett Seminary's scholarships are made possible by the Baptist General Convention of Texas, Cooperative Baptist Fellowship and numerous other generous donors. Scholarship values are limited to 93 attempted hours total including transferred credit, credit by exam, and failed courses. Baptist students and students in the dual or joint degree programs may be eligible to receive tuition scholarships beyond 93 attempted hours. Married couples attending Truett together may also be eligible to receive additional scholarships.
Admission and Scholarship Awarding Process:
Student receives letter of acceptance
Student pays $300 enrollment deposit by check or online.
Truett scholarships are awarded and an award letter is mailed to the student.
Degree-seeking Baptist students enrolling at Truett file a Church Certification Form to receive the Baptist student scholarship (This award will apply to all terms within the current academic year).

Please note: The University reserves the right to change tuition, fees, scholarships, requirements and regulations without notice.