Bachelor‘s and Master’s Degrees Available

Advance your skill and knowledge through unique classes, theology and ministry training, and world-class instruction. Our Spirit-filled instructors are selected for their educational expertise, sound biblical theology, concern for students, and years of proven ministry experience. SUM is accredited through WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC) and Association of Biblical Higher Education (ABHE), a member agency of the International Council for Evangelical Theological Education (ICETE). Our commitment is to help students graduate within 3 years, with a ministry placement, and little to no college debt.

Your degree from SUM:

  1. Prepares you for vocational ministry as pastors, missionaries, evangelists, and teachers.
  2. Offers a specialization in biblical interpretation and theology with a view toward social transformation.
  3. Strengthens your biblical foundation and spiritual formation process.
  4. Fosters academic excellence, spiritual fervor, passion for reaching the lost and equipping the church.
  5. Provides mentoring to mature emotionally, mentally, spiritually and vocationally.
  6. Prepares you for relevant and biblically authentic ministry leadership in diverse cultures and settings.
  7. Prepares you to work collaboratively as part of a leadership structure.
  8. Develops a desire in you for lifelong learning.

2022 – 2023 Schedule of Charges

Full-Time BATM Tuition (10.00 – 16.34 Credits)Per Term (Block Discount)PHP 11,000
Full-Time BATM Tuition (10.00 – 16.34 Credits)Per Year (Block Discount) – for 3 termsPHP 33,000
Part-Time BATM Tuition (less than 10 Credits)Per Credit HourPHP 1100
MDiv TuitionPer Term (full-time of 9 credits)PHP 11,000
MDiv TuitionPer Credit HourPHP 1,222.22
Audit ClassPer Credit HourPHP 510
Textbooks (prices may vary)Per TermPHP 960
Evangelism Conference and Outreach (price may vary)Per YearPHP 2,310

Full Time Status

DegreeFull-Time Credits
Bachelor of Arts in Theology and Ministry10
Master of Divinity9


Application Fee
(currently waived)
One-TimePHP 170 (USD 3.02)
Registration FeePer TermPHP 285 (USD 5.02)
Late Registration FeePer TermPHP 565 (USD 10.03)
Online Course FeePer CoursePHP 225 (USD 4)
Technology FeePer TermPHP 960 (USD 17.04)
Evangelism Conference and Outreach (price may vary)Per YearPHP 1,860 (USD 33.02)
Online Library FeeAnnualPHP 900 (USD 16)
Online Library FeePer TermPHP 285 (USD 5.06)
Directed Research FeePer Credit HourPHP 960 (USD 17.04)
Graduation FeeOne-TimePHP 565 (USD 10.03)
Transcript FeePer InstitutionPHP 225 (USD 4)

Typical Expenses Per Term

Unless otherwise stated, all costs are per trimester. Prices listed here are subject to change and apply to only those who have their primary residence based in Philippines.

Page Last Updated: August 17, 2021

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