Payne Theological Seminary

Overview of Payne Theological Seminary

Payne Theological Seminary is in a rural site not far from an urban area, in Wilberforce, OH. The school has a African Methodist Episcopal religious affiliation. Payne Theological Seminary is classified as a private, not-for-profit college. Students at the school earn degrees up to the Doctoral degree.

Areas of Study

The most common major fields study at Payne Theological Seminary include religion and philosophy.

Payne Theological Seminary Selectivity

The school does not admit all applicants.


Some professors at Payne Theological Seminary are awarded tenure, allowing the school to retain good faculty members.

Student Body

A larger than average share of the students at the school are minorities. Adults changing careers are relatively common at Payne Theological Seminary.

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Payne Theological Seminary

Payne Theological Seminary
1230 Wilberforce-Clifton Rd., P.O. Box 474
Wilberforce , OH 45384-0474
General Phone: (937) 376-2946

Payne Theological Seminary Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Religion and Philosophy11ministry

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

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
First-professional degree111

Payne Theological Seminary Student Body

In 2007-2008, Payne Theological Seminary had a total enrollment of 120 students.

Students By Class:

Group Percent
First Professional 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 1%
Black 95%
Hispanic 1%
(Foreign Students) 3%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
22-24 3%
25-29 13%
30-34 7%
35-39 9%
40-49 33%
50-64 19%
65+ 1%

Payne Theological Seminary Room and Board (2007)

Payne Theological Seminary offers campus housing for 36 (full-time) students.

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Payne Theological Seminary Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
Room charge $ 4,200

Financial Aid:
Payne Theological Seminary participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 1001700)

Payne Theological Seminary Faculty

Payne 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
Professorcalendar year2*0*
Associate professorcalendar year1*0*
Assistant professorcalendar year0*1*
All faculty totalcalendar year3$38,4231*

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

Payne Theological Seminary Degree Programs (2007)

Religion And Philosophy
Divinity/Ministry (BD, MDiv)

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Payne Theological Seminary Highlights

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