United Theological Seminary

Overview of United Theological Seminary

Students attend United Theological Seminary in Dayton, OH, a large suburb. The school is proud of its United Methodist status. United Theological Seminary is a private, not-for-profit institution. The school degrees go up to the Doctoral degree.

Areas of Study

United Theological Seminary is known for its programs in religion and philosophy.

United Theological Seminary Selectivity

The school is selective and does not offer open admission.


United Theological Seminary has a tenure system for senior faculty.

Student Body

There are 248 students at the school (as of 2007-2008). A large number of students at United Theological Seminary are 40 years old or older.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"A Christ-centered graduate school of The United Methodist Church equipping leaders for the church in a pluralistic world through the: nurture of piety, love of learning, and pursuit of justice."

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United Theological Seminary
4501 Denlinger Rd.
Dayton , OH 45426-2308

United Theological Seminary Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Religion and Philosophy103theology, ministry, theological and ministerial studies, theology and religious vocations

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

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Postbaccalaureate certificate01
First-professional degree371
Master's degree32
Doctor's degree631

United Theological Seminary Student Body

In 2007-2008, United Theological Seminary had a total enrollment of 248 students (167 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Graduate 60%
First Professional 40%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 46%
Black 47%
Hispanic 1%
Asian 1%
Unknown 4%
(Foreign Students) 1%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
22-24 4%
25-29 6%
30-34 5%
35-39 10%
40-49 27%
50-64 42%
65+ 5%

United Theological Seminary Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Dayton, 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.

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

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount

Financial Aid:
United Theological Seminary participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 312200)

United Theological Seminary Faculty

United 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 year5$78,6481*
Associate professorcalendar year1*1*
Assistant professorcalendar year1*2*
All faculty totalcalendar year7$73,6344$57,669

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

United Theological Seminary Degree Programs (2007)

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

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United Theological Seminary Highlights

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What Sets United Theological Seminary Apart:

% of degrees in religion and philosophy
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% students 40 years or older
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% of full-time faculty on tenure track
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Top 8%United Theological Seminary % of full-time faculty on tenure track
Male % of student body
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Top 14%United Theological Seminary Male % of student body
Minority % of student body
(for colleges of its size and type)
Top 18%United Theological Seminary Minority % of student body

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