Trinity Lutheran Seminary

Overview of Trinity Lutheran Seminary

Trinity Lutheran Seminary is in Columbus, OH. Columbus is a large suburb. The school is classified as a Evangelical Lutheran Church college. Trinity Lutheran Seminary is a private, not-for-profit institution. The school issues awards (degrees) up to the level of Master's degree.

Areas of Study

Fields of study in vogue at Trinity Lutheran Seminary include religion and philosophy.

Trinity Lutheran Seminary Selectivity

Not all applicants to the school are accepted.


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.

Student Body

Approximately 176 students study at Trinity Lutheran Seminary (in 2007-2008). Many of the students at the school are in their forties, or even older.

Student Life

Trinity Lutheran Seminary makes housing available to a large share of its students.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"Trinity Lutheran Seminary forms leaders for Christ's church at work in the world."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Trinity Lutheran Seminary

Trinity Lutheran Seminary
2199 E Main St
Columbus , OH 43209-2334
General Phone: (614) 235-4136

Trinity Lutheran Seminary Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Religion and Philosophy52theology, ministry

Number of programs and degrees for Trinity Lutheran Seminary in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Postbaccalaureate certificate01
Master's degree151
First-professional degree371

Trinity Lutheran Seminary Student Body

In 2007-2008, Trinity Lutheran Seminary had a total enrollment of 176 students (26 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Graduate 33%
First Professional 67%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 89%
Black 8%
Hispanic 0%
Unknown 1%
(Foreign Students) 2%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
22-24 16%
25-29 30%
30-34 8%
35-39 6%
40-49 19%
50-64 20%
65+ 1%

Trinity Lutheran Seminary Room and Board (2007)

Trinity Lutheran Seminary offers campus housing for 45 of its 26 (full-time) students.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Trinity Lutheran Seminary Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
Room charge $ 3,215

Financial Aid:
Trinity Lutheran Seminary participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 304400)

Trinity Lutheran Seminary Faculty

Trinity Lutheran 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 year7$83,7084$84,074
Associate professorcalendar year2*1*
Assistant professorcalendar year0*2*
All faculty totalcalendar year9$81,0797$77,025

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

Trinity Lutheran Seminary Degree Programs (2007)

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

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Trinity Lutheran Seminary Highlights

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What Sets Trinity Lutheran Seminary Apart:

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Salaries of full-time faculty
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Dorm rooms per full-time student
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Top 19%Trinity Lutheran Seminary Dorm rooms per full-time student

checked Evangelical Lutheran Church affiliation
checked Offers distance learning
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checked Tenure system for quality teaching

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