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

ItemCostSouth Sudan
Full-Time BATM Tuition (10.00 – 16.34 Credits)Per Term (Block Discount)SDG 57200
(USD 100)
Full-Time BATM Tuition (10.00 – 16.34 Credits)Per Year (Block Discount) – for 3 termsSDG 171600)
(USD 300)
Part-Time BATM Tuition (less than 10 Credits)Per Credit HourSDG 5720
(USD 10)
MDiv TuitionPer Term (full-time of 9 credits)SDG 57200
(USD 100)
MDiv TuitionPer Credit HourSDG 6354.92
(USD 11.11)
Audit ClassPer Credit HourSDG 2575
(USD 4.50)
Textbooks (prices may vary)Per TermSDG 4575
(USD 8)
Evangelism Conference and Outreach (price may vary)Per YearSDG 11440
(USD 20)

Full Time Status

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


Application Fee
(currently waived)
One-TimeSDG 860
(USD 1.50)
Registration FeePer TermSDG 1430
(USD 2.50)
Late Registration FeePer TermSDG 3145
(USD 5.50)
Online Course FeePer CourseSDG 1145
(USD 2)
Technology FeePer TermSDG 4575
(USD 8)
Evangelism Conference and Outreach (price may vary)Per YearSDG 9150
(USD 16)
Online Library FeeAnnualSDG 4575
(USD 8)
Online Library FeePer TermSDG 1430
(USD 2.50)
Directed Research FeePer Credit HourSDG 4575
(USD 8)
Graduation FeeOne-TimeSDG 3145
(USD 5.50)
Transcript FeePer InstitutionSDG 1145
(USD 2)
BAWM Lesson FeesMonthlySDG 7150
BAWM Lesson FeesPer TermSDG 28,600

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 South Sudan.

Page Last Updated: November 18th, 2022

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