Episcopal Divinity School

Overview of Episcopal Divinity School

Episcopal Divinity School is in Cambridge, MA. Cambridge is a medium-sized city. The school is classified as a Protestant Episcopal college. Episcopal Divinity School is a private, not-for-profit institution. The school issues awards (degrees) up to the level of Doctoral degree.

Areas of Study

Fields of study in vogue at Episcopal Divinity School include religion and philosophy.

Episcopal Divinity School Selectivity

Not all applicants to the school are accepted.


The schools' faculty/student ratio of superior to most. The most successful professors at the school are given tenure, encouraging them to stay with the school for a long time. The Episcopal Divinity School teaching staff is well compensated compared to other schools.

Student Body

Approximately 108 students study at the school (in 2007-2008). Many of the students at Episcopal Divinity School are in their forties, or even older.

Student Life

The school makes housing available to a large share of its students. Students at Episcopal Divinity School can take advantage of the school's meal plans.

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Contacting Episcopal Divinity School

Episcopal Divinity School
99 Brattle St
Cambridge , MA 02138-3494
General Phone: (617) 868-3450

Episcopal Divinity School Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Religion and Philosophy33theology, ministry

Number of programs and degrees for Episcopal Divinity School in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Postbaccalaureate certificate01
Master's degree51
Doctor's degree61
First-professional degree201
First-professional certificate21

Episcopal Divinity School Student Body

In 2007-2008, Episcopal Divinity School had a total enrollment of 108 students (62 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Graduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
(Foreign Students) 100%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
22-24 3%
25-29 11%
30-34 6%
35-39 12%
40-49 26%
50-64 37%
65+ 5%

Episcopal Divinity School Room and Board (2007)

Episcopal Divinity School offers campus housing for 34 of its 62 (full-time) students.

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

The school offers students a meal plan with 15 meals per week.

Episcopal Divinity School Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
Room charge $ 5,845
Board (meal plan) charge $ 1,050

Financial Aid:
Episcopal Divinity School participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 214900)

Episcopal Divinity School Faculty

Episcopal Divinity School 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
Professoracademic year3$87,4594$87,637
Associate professoracademic year1*2*
All faculty totalacademic year4$84,6296$79,471

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

Episcopal Divinity School Degree Programs (2007)

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

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Episcopal Divinity School Highlights

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What Sets Episcopal Divinity School Apart:

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