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Houston Graduate School Of Theology

Overview of Houston Graduate School Of Theology

Houston Graduate School of Theology is found in Houston, TX. Houston is a large city. Applicants to the school are attracted by its Multiple Protestant Denomination identity. Houston Graduate 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

Houston Graduate School of Theology is known for its programs in religion and philosophy, therapy and counseling.

Houston Graduate School of Theology Selectivity

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

Student Body

Students numbered 232 in 2007-2008 at Houston Graduate School of Theology. The school has a large minority student population. A large number of students at Houston Graduate School of Theology are 40 years old or older. A very high share of students at the school are male.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"The mission of Houston Graduate School of Theology is empowering spiritual leadership through the intellectual, spiritual, and vocational development of men and women to advance the gospel of Jesus Christ."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Houston Graduate School of Theology

Houston Graduate School of Theology
2501 Central Parkway, Suite A19
Houston , TX 77092-7729
General Phone: (713) 942-9505
http://www.hgst.edu

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Houston Graduate School of Theology Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Religion and Philosophy41theology, ministry, theology and religious vocations
Therapy and Counseling13counseling psychology

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

Degree LevelTotal
Awarded
Number of
Programs
Master's degree192
Doctor's degree181
First-professional degree131
Postbaccalaureate certificate41

Houston Graduate School of Theology Student Body

In 2007-2008, Houston Graduate School of Theology had a total enrollment of 232 students (96 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Graduate 70%
First Professional 30%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 22%
Black 37%
Hispanic 3%
Asian 35%
Unknown 2%
(Foreign Students) 1%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
22-24 1%
25-29 3%
30-34 15%
35-39 31%
40-49 37%
50-64 12%

Houston Graduate School of Theology Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

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

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount

Financial Aid:
Houston Graduate School of Theology participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2320200)

Houston Graduate School of Theology Faculty

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professoracademic year1*1*
Associate professoracademic year2*1*
Assistant professoracademic year1*0*
All faculty totalacademic year4$33,5002*

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

Houston Graduate School of Theology Degree Programs (2007)

Religion And Philosophy
Divinity/Ministry (BD, MDiv)
Theology and Religious Vocations, Other
Theology/Theological Studies

Therapy And Counseling
Counseling Psychology

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Houston Graduate School of Theology Highlights

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What Sets Houston Graduate School of Theology Apart:

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% students 40 years or older
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Male % of student body
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Top 10%Houston Graduate School of Theology Male % of student body
% of degrees in therapy and counseling
(vs. all colleges)
Top 10%Houston Graduate School of Theology % of degrees in therapy and counseling
Minority % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 17%Houston Graduate School of Theology Minority % of student body
% of degrees in religion and philosophy
(vs. all colleges)
Top 20%Houston Graduate School of Theology % of degrees in religion and philosophy

Notable:
checked Multiple Protestant Denomination affiliation
checked Offers distance learning
checked Offers weekend classes
checked Career counseling
checked On-campus library

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