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Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary

Overview of Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary

Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary is in Louisville, KY. Louisville is a large city. The school is classified as a Presbyterian Church (USA) college. Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary 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 Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary include religion and philosophy.

Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary Selectivity

Not all applicants to the school are accepted.

Faculty

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 Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary teaching staff is well compensated compared to other schools.

Student Body

Approximately 210 students study at the school (in 2007-2008). Many of the students at Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary are in their forties, or even older.

Student Life

The school makes housing available to a large share of its students. Students at Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary can take advantage of the school's meal plans.

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary

Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary
1044 Alta Vista Rd
Louisville , KY 40205-1798
General Phone: (502) 895-3411
http://www.lpts.edu

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Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Religion and Philosophy61theology, ministry, pastoral counseling

Number of programs and degrees for Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Awarded
Number of
Programs
Postbaccalaureate certificate121
Master's degree142
Doctor's degree31
First-professional degree321

Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary Student Body

In 2007-2008, Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary had a total enrollment of 210 students (116 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Graduate 89%
First Professional 11%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
Unknown 50%
(Foreign Students) 50%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
22-24 11%
25-29 18%
30-34 12%
35-39 11%
40-49 22%
50-64 22%
65+ 2%

Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary Room and Board (2007)

Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary offers campus housing for 82 of its 116 (full-time) students.

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

The school offers students a meal plan with 10 meals per week.

Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
Room charge $ 3,780
Board (meal plan) charge $ 2,160

Financial Aid:
Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 197400)

Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary Faculty

Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary 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 year4$82,6307$82,757
Associate professoracademic year1*1*
Assistant professoracademic year3$62,9821*
All faculty totalacademic year8$75,2029$79,685

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

Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary Degree Programs (2007)

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

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Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary Highlights

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What Sets Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary Apart:

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% of degrees in religion and philosophy
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% students 40 years or older
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Faculty/student ratio (full-time)
(vs. all colleges)
Top 5%Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary Faculty/student ratio (full-time)
Salaries of full-time faculty
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Top 13%Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary Salaries of full-time faculty
Dorm rooms per full-time student
(vs. all colleges)
Top 17%Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary Dorm rooms per full-time student

Notable:
checked Presbyterian Church (USA) affiliation
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Option to study abroad
checked On-campus library
checked Offers campus housing
checked Offers a board (meal) plan
checked Tenure system for quality teaching

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