St. Petersburg Theological Seminary

Overview of St. Petersburg Theological Seminary

Saint Petersburg, FL is home to St. Petersburg Theological Seminary. Saint Petersburg is a large suburb. Students select the school partly because it is a Interdenominational school. St. Petersburg Theological Seminary is a private, not-for-profit institution. Degrees at the school go up to the Doctoral degree.

Areas of Study

Students commonly pursue studies in religion and philosophy.

St. Petersburg Theological Seminary Selectivity

Prospective students are drawn to the school's open admissions.


St. Petersburg Theological Seminary maintains a faculty/student ratio (full-time) which is better than most colleges.

Student Body

The school has 78 enrolled students (as of 2007-2008). A large number of students at St. Petersburg Theological Seminary are 40 years old or older. A very high share of students at the school are female.

St. Petersburg Theological Seminary Tuition and Affordability

St. Petersburg Theological Seminary is a relative bargain, with lower tuition and fees than most schools offering similar degrees.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"St. Petersburg Theological Seminary exists to provide education to proclaim the Good News of the Older and Newer Testaments with power and authority for our times."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting St. Petersburg Theological Seminary

St. Petersburg Theological Seminary
10830 Navajo Dr
Saint Petersburg , FL 33708-3116
General Phone: (727) 399-0276

St. Petersburg Theological Seminary Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Religion and Philosophy8religious education, theology, ministry

Number of programs and degrees for St. Petersburg Theological Seminary in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Master's degree42
Bachelor's degree21
Doctor's degree11
First-professional degree11

St. Petersburg Theological Seminary Student Body

In 2007-2008, St. Petersburg Theological Seminary had a total enrollment of 78 students (39 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Graduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
Unknown 100%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
25-29 8%
30-34 6%
35-39 4%
40-49 4%
50-64 15%
65+ 1%

St. Petersburg Theological Seminary Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 74 %
Part-Time 100 %

St. Petersburg Theological Seminary Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

St. Petersburg Theological Seminary Admissions and Selectivity

Application Requirements:

Years of College Work Before Admittancerecommended

St. Petersburg Theological Seminary Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 3,760
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 3,760
Books and supplies $ 300

Financial Aid:
St. Petersburg Theological Seminary participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 3459400)

St. Petersburg 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 year2*3$800
All faculty totalcalendar year2*3$800

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

St. Petersburg Theological Seminary Degree Programs (2007)

Religion And Philosophy
Divinity/Ministry (BD, MDiv)
Religious Education
Theology/Theological Studies

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St. Petersburg Theological Seminary Highlights

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What Sets St. Petersburg Theological Seminary Apart:

% of degrees in religion and philosophy
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Female % of student body
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 7%St. Petersburg Theological Seminary Female % of student body
Faculty/student ratio (full-time)
(vs. all colleges)
Top 12%St. Petersburg Theological Seminary Faculty/student ratio (full-time)
% students 40 years or older
(vs. all colleges)
Top 15%St. Petersburg Theological Seminary % students 40 years or older
Lowest tuition & fees (in-state)
(vs. all colleges)
Top 19%St. Petersburg Theological Seminary Lowest tuition & fees (in-state)

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