Tuition and Fees

Masters Doctor of Ministry Doctor of Philosophy

MDIV Merit ScholarshipsMasters Students

Due to the generosity of donors, many Brite students receive significant tuition assistance in the form of need-based tuition grants ranging from 70-100 percent of tuition. Outstanding applicants may be eligible for merit stipends in addition to full-tuition grants. These grants can substantially reduce a student’s cost of attendance as illustrated in the below sample scenario.

Brite’s premier scholarship awards provide full tuition and merit stipends ranging from $1,000-$10,000 annually.

Tuition cost per credit hour $965
Brite Student Association Fee $20
Divinity School Fee (9 or more hours)* $1,090
Community Auditor Fee $480

Masters Tuition and Fee Scenario

Tuition: 9 credit hours ($965 x 9) $8,685
Fees: ($1090 + $20 BSA Fee) $1,110
Total Gross Cost $9,795
Commonly awarded tuition grant (70%) ($6,097.50)
Net semester cost $3,715.50

 

*For part-time students (less than nine semester hours) the Divinity School Fee is $135 per semester hour and the BSA fee is $10.00.

Doctor of Ministry Students

Total Program Cost $13,200
Cost per semester/term $2,200

 

$13,200 is the total tuition cost for the three-year program, which is split into six equal payments of $2,200. After the first three years there is a modest continuing fee ($350) until completion the degree.

Doctor of Philosophy Students

Due to the generosity of donors, all admitted PhD students receive full tuition assistance. This may be coupled with a merit stipend of $1,000-$7,000.

Tuition cost per credit hour $965
Brite Student Association Fee $20
Divinity School Fee (9 or more hours)* $1,090

Doctor of Philosophy Tuition and Fee Scenario

Tuition: 9 credit hours ($950 x 9) $8,685
Fees: ($1090 + $20 BSA Fee) $1,110
Total Gross Cost $9,650
Commonly awarded tuition grant (100%) ($8,685)
Net semester cost $1,110

 

*For part-time students (less than nine semester hours) the Divinity School Fee is $135 per semester hour and the BSA fee is $10.00.

Tuition and Fees on this page are for the 2017-2018 academic year. Rates are effective beginning May 2017.