Seabury Western Theological Seminary

Overview of Seabury Western Theological Seminary

Seabury-Western Theological Seminary is in a small city, in Evanston, IL. The school has a Protestant Episcopal religious affiliation. Seabury-Western 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 Seabury-Western Theological Seminary include religion and philosophy.

Seabury-Western Theological Seminary Selectivity

The school does not admit all applicants.


One indicator of school quality is the number of students per professor, and here Seabury-Western Theological Seminary does well in comparison to most schools.

Student Body

The school, in 2007-2008, had 108 students (21 full-time equivalent). Adults changing careers are relatively common at Seabury-Western Theological Seminary.

Student Life

The school is not thought of as a commuter school, and many students live on campus or nearby. Dorm living is common. The school makes available student meal plans.

More complete details are provided below.

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Seabury-Western Theological Seminary
2122 Sheridan Rd
Evanston , IL 60201-2976

Seabury-Western Theological Seminary Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Religion and Philosophy29theology, ministry, pastoral counseling, theology and religious vocations

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

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Master's degree21
Post-master's certificate92
First-professional degree81
First-professional certificate01
Doctor's degree102

Seabury-Western Theological Seminary Student Body

In 2007-2008, Seabury-Western Theological Seminary had a total enrollment of 108 students (21 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Graduate 64%
First Professional 36%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 88%
Black 3%
Hispanic 1%
Asian 3%
American Indian 1%
(Foreign Students) 3%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
22-24 3%
25-29 7%
30-34 8%
35-39 11%
40-49 29%
50-64 42%

Seabury-Western Theological Seminary Room and Board (2007)

Seabury-Western Theological Seminary offers campus housing for 53 of its 21 (full-time) students.

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

The school offers students a meal plan with 3 meals per week.

Seabury-Western Theological Seminary Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
Room charge $ 6,525
Board (meal plan) charge $ 600

Financial Aid:
Seabury-Western Theological Seminary participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 175400)

Seabury-Western Theological Seminary Faculty

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professorcalendar year0*2*
Associate professorcalendar year1*1*
All faculty totalcalendar year1*3$53,674

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

Seabury-Western Theological Seminary Degree Programs (2007)

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

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Seabury-Western Theological Seminary Highlights

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What Sets Seabury-Western Theological Seminary Apart:

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