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Lutheran School Of Theology At Chicago

Overview of Lutheran School Of Theology At Chicago

The main campus of Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago is in Chicago, IL (a large city). The school is a Evangelical Lutheran Church institution. Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago is a private, not-for-profit school. The school offers degrees up to the Doctoral degree.

Areas of Study

Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago students most commonly major in a field related to religion and philosophy.

Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago Selectivity

The school does not accept everyone who applies.

Faculty

The school's faculty/student ratio compares favorably with most colleges. The school offers tenure to reward and retain some professors.

Student Body

In 2007-2008, Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago had 365 enrolled students. Older students (40+ years old, e.g.) are welcome and common at the school.

Student Life

Many students at Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago live in campus housing. The school makes available a lot of student housing.

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago

Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago
1100 E 55th St
Chicago , IL 60615-5199
General Phone: (773) 256-0700
http://www.lstc.edu

Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Religion and Philosophy80theology, ministry, pastoral counseling

Number of programs and degrees for Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Awarded
Number of
Programs
Master's degree231
Doctor's degree222
First-professional degree351
First-professional certificate01

Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago Student Body

In 2007-2008, Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago had a total enrollment of 365 students (68 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Graduate 47%
First Professional 53%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 71%
Black 6%
Hispanic 6%
Asian 2%
(Foreign Students) 15%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
22-24 13%
25-29 26%
30-34 8%
35-39 13%
40-49 21%
50-64 19%
65+ 1%

Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago Room and Board (2007)

Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago offers campus housing for 222 of its 68 (full-time) students.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
Room charge $ 4,260

Financial Aid:
Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 171200)

Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago Faculty

Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago has a tenure system for faculty.

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Tenured73
Non-tenured, but on tenure track21
Non-tenured and not on tenure track01

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professorcalendar year5$73,5283$69,810
Associate professorcalendar year3$57,1570*
Assistant professorcalendar year0*1*
Instructorcalendar year1*0*
Lecturercalendar year0*1*
All faculty totalcalendar year9$65,7905$61,486

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

Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago Degree Programs (2007)

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

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Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago Highlights

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What Sets Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago Apart:

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% of degrees in religion and philosophy
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Notable:
checked Evangelical Lutheran Church affiliation
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Offers distance learning
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Option to study abroad
checked Offers campus housing
checked Tenure system for quality teaching

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