Claremont School Of Theology

Overview of Claremont School Of Theology

Claremont School of Theology is found in Claremont, CA. Claremont is a large suburb. Applicants to the school are attracted by its United Methodist identity. Claremont School of Theology is a private, not-for-profit institution. Students can earn degrees up to and including the Doctoral degree at the school.

Areas of Study

Claremont School of Theology is known for its programs in religion and philosophy.

Claremont School of Theology Selectivity

Admission to the school is not automatic; not everyone who applies gets in.


Claremont School of Theology has a tenure system for senior faculty.

Student Body

Students numbered 435 in 2007-2008 at the school. Claremont School of Theology has a large minority student population. A large number of students at the school are 40 years old or older.

Student Life

Claremont School of Theology offers dorm rooms to a higher percentage of its students than do most colleges.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"The Claremont School of Theology Mission Statement The Claremont School of Theology is a graduate theological school of The United Methodist Church. With a global purview and a catholic spirit, we passionately pursue intellectual rigor, vocational discernment, and responsible social engagement. Nurtured by the Christian tradition, we prepare effective leaders for service to God, the church, the academy, and the world"

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Claremont School of Theology

Claremont School of Theology
1325 N College Ave
Claremont , CA 91711-3199
General Phone: (909) 447-2500

Claremont School of Theology Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Religion and Philosophy62religion, bible studies, theology, ministry

Number of programs and degrees for Claremont School of Theology in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Master's degree241
Doctor's degree112
First-professional degree271

Claremont School of Theology Student Body

In 2007-2008, Claremont School of Theology had a total enrollment of 435 students (177 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Graduate 79%
First Professional 21%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 36%
Black 6%
Hispanic 4%
Asian 9%
American Indian 1%
Unknown 38%
(Foreign Students) 7%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
22-24 2%
25-29 11%
30-34 10%
35-39 8%
40-49 14%
50-64 14%
65+ 2%

Claremont School of Theology Room and Board (2007)

Claremont School of Theology offers campus housing for 135 of its 177 (full-time) students.

(Please refer to our profile of Claremont, California for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other California Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Claremont School of Theology Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
Room charge $ 11,025

Financial Aid:
Claremont School of Theology participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 128800)

Claremont School of Theology Faculty

Claremont School of Theology has a tenure system for faculty.

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professorcalendar year7$76,0502*
Associate professorcalendar year6$64,5964$66,444
Assistant professorcalendar year0*1*
All faculty totalcalendar year13$70,7637$66,914

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Claremont School of Theology Degree Programs (2007)

Religion And Philosophy
Bible/Biblical Studies
Divinity/Ministry (BD, MDiv)
Religion/Religious Studies
Theology/Theological Studies

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Claremont School of Theology Highlights

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What Sets Claremont School of Theology Apart:

% of degrees in religion and philosophy
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% students 40 years or older
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Top 20%Claremont School of Theology Salaries of full-time faculty

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