Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary

Acceptance Rate 92 %
Tuition & Fees $9,562
Student Population 3,140
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $1,788
Graduation Rate 60 %

Academic Overview

Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary Campus, Wake Forest, NC
Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary is a private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years institute located in Wake Forest, North Carolina. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. The 2021 tuition & fees are $9,562 for undergraduate students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 3,140 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 92% and the graduation rate is 60% last year.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary are $9,562. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $5,830 on average.
Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary 2021 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at SEBTS. The acceptance rate of SEBTS is 92% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 55%. The average graduation rate is 60% and the transfer-out rate is 9%. The average received amount of financial aid is $1,788 and 76% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 3,140 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 22 to 1.
[Chart] Academic Statistics
Acceptance Rate for Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary is 92 %.
Graduation Rate for Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary is 60 %
Transfer-out Rate for Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary is 9 %
Retention Rate for Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary is 77 %
Student Population for Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary is 3,140
Student to Faculty Rate for Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary is 22 %
The average received amount of financial aid is $1,788 at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary.

Offered Degrees

SEBTS offers 52 major programs through online and on-site education where 5 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate20
One but less than two years certificate40
Associate's Degree20
Bachelor's Degree160
Post Bachelor's Degree10
Master's Degree155
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship90
Doctor's degree - other30

Special Learning Opportunities

Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:849)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $2,790)

Veterans Benefits

Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges