Tuition & Financing

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.

Tuition (2023-2024)

In Fall 2021, Truett Seminary and Baylor University announced a significant tuition reduction for all Truett master’s-level degree programs and extended this new, lower rate to all doctoral programs as well. Following the previously announced removal of additional required fees, the tuition reduction demonstrates Baylor University and Truett Seminary’s continued commitment to making theological education affordable and accessible.

Master of Divinity
Master of Arts in Christian Ministry
Master of Theological Studies
Master of Arts in Contextual Witness and Innovation
Master of Arts in Theology, Ecology, and Food Justice
Master of Arts in Theology and Sports Studies
Doctor of Ministry
PhD in Preaching
$690 per hour


Each year, Truett Seminary applies over $2.3 million in endowed scholarship funds in addition to offering other opportunities for tuition reduction. Click here to learn more about:

  • Full and Partial Tuition Scholarships
  • Texas Baptist Scholarships
  • Outside Scholarships
  • Church Matching Funds

Fees and Supplies

Required Fees: $0 *As of Fall 2021, required student fees are included within tuition rates; this does not include course/lab fees that are particular to a specific course
Books and Supplies: $500 (estimate)

Optional Fees

Vehicle Permit:
This fee allows students to park in student-designated spots in campus parking areas/garages from August thru August of following year.
Student Life Center
This fee allows access to all recreational areas of the Student Life Center. Please review SLC building use policies for additional information.
Athletic Events:
This fee allows students to attend all Baylor home athletic events, with the exception of post-season events.

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

George W. Truett Theological Seminary